New Boeing 737MAX MCAS Upgrade Requires Half-Hour of Pilot Training... MAX Pilots Training on iPad Again?
March 28, 2019 - by Scott Hamilton for Leeham News
Boeing 737 MAX pilots learning about the revised software upgrade to the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS) will need a half hour of computer-based training (CBT), the company told the media yesterday in a briefing.
Pilots of the 737 NG who have not yet made the transition to the MAX also have to be trained on the MCAS now
Boeing did not specify if this will take longer than those already trained on the MAX.
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- No estimate to MAX return to service.
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- More information for pilots.