U.S. lawmakers announced that Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will remain grounded for “weeks” at a minimum.The announcement was made after a briefing with the acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration. The planes will be grounded until a software upgrade is tested and installed in all of the planes, says Reuters. FAA Administrator Dan Elwell told reporters that the software update will be ready within a couple of months. The FAA said it planned to require the upgrade it termed “design changes” by April.

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