A new safety review wasn’t necessary under F.A.A. rules since the changes didn’t affect what the agency considers an especially critical or risky phase of flight.
The transportation secretary said Boeing appeared close to completing a software upgrade on a critical sensor believed to have played a role in two crashes.
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The changes would give pilots more control and make it less likely that faulty data can set off a reaction, two issues at the center of investigations into two crashes.