The real reason Boeing's new plane crashed twice

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  • Published on:  Monday, April 15, 2019
  • This isn’t just a computer bug. It’s a scandal.Join the Video Lab! http://bit.ly/video-labTwo Boeing airplanes have fallen out of the air and crashed in the past six months. On the surface, this is a technical failure. But the real story is about a company's desire to beat their rival.Read about Boeing's efforts to get the 737 Max reinstated for flight here: https://www.vox.com/2019/4/5/18296646...Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com.Watch our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyEFollow Vox on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06oOr Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H
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  • Daniel Jakes

    Daniel Jakes

     4 months ago +16160

    Oh look. People died because someone else wanted more money.

  • zurdo z

    zurdo z

     2 months ago +1954

    this is a crime and Boeing should be liable.

  • Observer 33210

    Observer 33210

     1 months ago +1346

    The 737 Max is like a car that veers left because of a structural defect. Instead of correcting the defect structurally, the manufacturer decides it's cheaper to install a computer software that forces the steering wheel towards the right whenever it senses that the car is going too much to the left. Will you feel safe in such a car?
    After two crashes with this car, the manufacturer decides that he'd better have the software depend on two sensors instead of just one. Now when these sensors disagree, the software simply switches off. So you are then left with a car that structurally veers left and no software interference. The manufacturer is sure you'll feel it's safer now and will resume buying his car.
    Furthermore, the manufacturer claims that because his car will eventually have undergone such massive scrutiny, it must surely become one of the safest cars to hit the road! And it will gain this great reputation without the expense of structurally correcting the structural flaw. As always, he says, safety is his top priority!

  • Nils 0172

    Nils 0172

     2 months ago +502

    After more than 300 people died.
    They "fixed it with a software update"
    How...:(

  • ROET

    ROET

     2 months ago +790

    If its a Boeing ,i am not going!🤗

  • GAMEBREAKING LVL

    GAMEBREAKING LVL

     4 months ago +12329

    Boeing should face legal consequences for this. Way too many people died to let this mistake slide.

  • Pekczydd

    Pekczydd

     1 months ago +246

    keep rushing things and you will end up losing time.. or lives :'/

  • Rackare

    Rackare

     1 months ago +588

    AirBus: "We make the safest planes"
    Boeing: Hold my Kool-Aid
    Also Boeing: Fack.

  • クハ489-1 Productions

    クハ489-1 Productions

     2 months ago +439

    Boeing 737 MAX: Grounded
    DC-10: First Time?

  • Charles Foree

    Charles Foree

     2 months ago +285

    If you turn off the MCAS you now have an aircraft that is known to be dangerous without it. Nice work, Boeing.

  • Neuronaut Alpha-1

    Neuronaut Alpha-1

     2 months ago +3101

    When you are carrying people, you cannot cut corners. Period.

  • baka akuma

    baka akuma

     7 days ago +60

    noone :
    B737 Max : oh look a penny

  • Ashton Manivanh At gaming

    Ashton Manivanh At gaming

     2 months ago +68

    3:33 no MCAS means “MAY CRASH ANY SECOND”

  • Marc MyWords

    Marc MyWords

     2 days ago +5

    You can not use a computer to compensate for a design flaw.

  • Gerard Gallagher

    Gerard Gallagher

     6 days ago +31

    How about a $1 switch in cockpit, MCAS OFF!

  • Really Happenings

    Really Happenings

     3 months ago +3067

    "Let's add some new software and not tell the pilots."

  • Jay See

    Jay See

     yesterday +3

    Boeing got greedy and farmed the computer programming out to
    $9 per hour dotheads.

  • iXortri

    iXortri

     7 days ago +29

    Boeing 737 MAX pilots be like
    "there are five forces of flight
    - lift
    - gravity
    - thrust
    - drag
    - mcas"

  • AMERICA FIRST

    AMERICA FIRST

     2 months ago +88

    MONEY IS THE ROOT OF ALL EVIL LIVES MEAN NOTHING TO BIG BUSINESS , BOTTOM DOLLAR DOES

  • Todd Howard

    Todd Howard

     2 months ago +32

    You know it’s bad when in the 60 Minutes interview, even pilots said they don’t want to step on this plane