Boeing 737 MAX Investigation

The Committee has jurisdiction over all aspects of civil aviation, including safety, infrastructure, labor, and international issues. Following two accidents overseas involving Boeing 737 MAX aircraft that killed 346 people and led to the worldwide grounding of the aircraft, the Committee launched an investigation to ensure accountability, transparency in the certification process, and most importantly the safety of the traveling public.

Press Releases (In Chronological Order)

Letters

Hearings

May 15, 2019: Aviation Subcommittee Hearing: “Status of the Boeing 737 MAX”

June 19, 2019: Aviation Subcommittee Hearing: “Status of the Boeing 737 MAX: Stakeholder Perspectives”

July 17, 2019: Aviation Subcommittee Hearing: “State of Aviation Safety”