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U.S. lawmakers question Boeing's $1 mln rebate clause for Southwest 737 MAX orders

Reuters Wednesday, 30 October 2019
To convince Southwest Airlines Co to buy the Boeing 737 MAX, the plane maker reassured the airline that pilots would not need expensive simulator training and backed up the promise with a $1 million per plane rebate if training was needed, U.S. lawmakers said on Wednesday.
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