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FAA Clears Way For Boeing 737 Max To Fly Again

The Federal Aviation Administration recertified the Boeing 737 Max to fly again on Wednesday after the aircraft was grounded for 20 months due to two fatal crashes.

Southwest Airlines is also expanding to new cities in a year of turmoil for airlines, and United Airlines launched a coronavirus testing program this week on flights from Newark to London.

Host Tonya Mosley speaks with Here & Now transportation analyst Seth Kaplan.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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