Boeing software glitch could lead to uncontrolled flight-US FAA
WASHINGTON, March 25
WASHINGTON, March 25 (Reuters) - The U.S. aviation regulator on Tuesday ordered a immediate fix for a software glitch affecting thrust reversers on some Boeing Co airplanes featuring certain General Electric Co engines.
The Federal Aviation Administration's so-called airworthiness directive covers Boeing's 747-8 and 747-8F series planes with certain GE engines, and calls for removing the defective software and installing new, improved software.
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