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Airlines ground Boeing planes as inspections find cracks

Posted On: Oct. 11, 2019 6:07 AM CST

Boeing 737 NGs parked outside the company factory at Renton Airport in Washington state

Airlines across the world are grounding Boeing Co.'s 737 NG planes after inspections found structural cracks in 38 aircraft, 7News reports citing Australian Associated Press. Boeing said that airlines worldwide have inspected 810 planes following an order from U.S. safety regulators, and 5% of those planes had "findings" requiring repairs.

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