Wednesday, March 13, 2019
TKC TOLD YOU SO!!! U.S. GROUNDS 737 MAX 8 AMID CRASH FEAR IN KANSAS CITY AND ACROSS THE NATION!!!
Last night our blog community led local news with a no-holds-barred conversation about aviation reality and real life safety fear. Top echelon Kansas City Insiders told us that the plane would be grounded . . . Today the push back on the plane is news fact.
How it impacts Kansas City . . .
According to data from the Kansas City Aviation Department, the 737 Max 8 is scheduled to handle 1.7 percent of KCI's departures this month.
Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) is the only carrier operating the aircraft in Kansas City. In March, the airport's biggest airline is scheduled to use the 737 Max 8 for 82 of its 2,207 departures.
Check the links:
KCTV5: Crews scrambling after 737 Max 8 planes grounded at KCI
CNBC: US grounds Boeing 737 Max planes, citing links between 2 fatal crashes
KSHB: Former American Airlines pilot offers insight on Boeing 737 Max 8 jets
Bloomberg: Boeing Drops Most Since 2001 as Second 737 Crash Grounds Flights
KCTV5: KC pilots show the limits of flying on autopilot
Developing . . .