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Boeing, Suppliers Advance on Restart of 737 Max Production

May 28, 2020

Boeing Co. and its suppliers climbed as the plane maker resumed production of the 737 Max jetliner while working with regulators to end a yearlong global grounding.

Output of the Max resumed at a low rate as employees focused on improving quality and streamlining the way the plane is built, Boeing said in a statement. The company halted work at its Seattle-area plant in January, uncertain about when regulators would lift a grounding imposed in March 2019 after two crashes killed 346 people.

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