Airlines

Air China reportedly asks Boeing for compensation over aircraft grounding

Key Points
  • On Tuesday, China Eastern Airlines said it has requested compensation from Boeing for the grounding of its 14 737 MAX aircraft.
An Air China Boeing 747-400 aircraft transporting China's President Xi Jinping taxis for departure from Hong Kong's international airport on July 1, 2017.
Tengku Bahar | AFP | Getty Images

Air China has formally asked Boeing for compensation over the grounding of its 737 MAX aircraft and delayed deliveries of its orders, the state TV China Central Television reported on Wednesday.

On Tuesday, China Eastern Airlines said it has requested compensation from Boeing for the grounding of its 14 737 MAX aircraft.

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