The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has confirmed its plans to keep in place its heightened scrutiny of Boeing following on from a 737 Max losing a door panel mid-flight in January. This news comes at the same time as Reuters reported a new investigation was beginning at Boeing, with the airline investigating that over 900 fasteners were improperly installed on undelivered 787 Dreamliners. A statement to Reuters from Boeing confirmed the issue, saying: “Our 787 team is checking fasteners in the side-of-body area of some undelivered 787 Dreamliner airplanes to ensure they meet our engineering specifications. The in-service fleet

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