Today, Tuesday, US Boeing said that it will reduce the production rate of the 787 . plane While working to fix a new flaw in its chassis According to the agency “Reuters”.
The US aerospace equipment maker did not reveal a new rate for the 787 production program, but said it would temporarily shift to less than the current rate of five planes per month.
Boeing shares fell 3.5% in morning trading on Wall Street.
The company said that it has delivered, since the beginning of the year, 156 aircraft of all types, compared to 157 aircraft for the whole of 2020.
Boeing delivered more than 45 aircraft to customers in June, the highest monthly total since March 2019.
“We will continue to take the time necessary to ensure that Boeing aircraft are of the highest quality before delivery,” the company said.