Form 8-K BOEING CO For: Jun 26
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACTOF 1934
June 26, 2019
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
The Boeing Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
(Commission File No.)
100 N. Riverside, Chicago, IL
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
The Federal Aviation Administraion has asked The Boeing Company to address, through the software changes to the 737 MAX that the company has been developing for the past eight months, a specific condition of flight, which the planned software changes do not presently address.
The Boeing Company agrees with the FAA's decision and request, and is working on the required software to address the FAA's request.
Boeing will not offer the 737 MAX for certification by the FAA until we have satisfied all requirements for certification of the MAX and its safe return to service.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
THE BOEING COMPANY
/s/ Robert E. Verbeck
Robert E. Verbeck
Senior Vice President, Finance and Corporate Controller
Dated: June 26, 2019