(CNN) — Boeing executives now expect the 737 Max will not be approved to fly until the middle of this year, the company said Tuesday.
“We are informing our customers and suppliers that we are currently estimating that the ungrounding of the 737 MAX will begin during mid-2020,” said a statement.READ MORE: Watchdog Report Says CPD Has Taken Few Steps To Fix Problems With Records Management In Court Cases
Boeing shares were halted Tuesday afternoon, ahead of that release of news. The shares fell 5.5% before the halt.READ MORE: Illinois' Last Remaining Sears Store Closing In Schaumburg
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