(Reuters) – American Airways Group plans to return Boeing 737 Max jets to service for passenger flights by the top of this 12 months relying on certifictaion of the plane from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), it stated on Sunday.
The airline stated it’s going to function a each day 737 Max flight between Miami and New York from Dec. 29 to Jan. 4, with flights obtainable for reserving from Oct. 24.
“We stay in touch with the FAA and Boeing on the certification course of and we’ll proceed to replace our plans primarily based on when the plane is licensed,” the corporate stated in an assertion.
The Boeing 737 MAX has been grounded since March 2019 after two deadly crashes killed 346 individuals, however the FAA is predicted to carry its grounding order in some unspecified time in the future in November.
American Airways stated it’s going to make prospects conscious that they’re flying on a 737 MAX.
(Reporting by Ann Maria Shibu in Bengaluru; Modifying by David Goodman)