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Does Boeing's software “enhancement” for its all of its Boeing 737 Max jets make you trust them?

No.
This a company that claims to be American but, sold Iran jets that could carry nukes to the U.S..
All that matters to them is their enormous profit.
https://futurism.com/the-byte/boeing-promises-software-update-plane-sunday-crash?utm_source=Digest&utm_campaign=f125d16087-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_03_12_05_25&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_03cd0a26cd-f125d16087-246828637&mc_cid=f125d16087&mc_eid=7cec7e2d75

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Absolutely not. That statement is nothing but PR. Damage control.
We've talked a lot about autonomous vehicles not being ready for prime time. That goes for aircraft as well.
The author of the piece seems to agree - "we’ve given over much of the control of modern aircraft to computerized systems — meaning a software glitch or hack could, potentially, endanger countless lives."

Autonomous vehicles are not yet safe on the ground, and most certainly not safe in the air.


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