New York — Boeing could report its biggest loss on Wednesday, sagging under the weight of $5.6bn in costs so far due to the crisis surrounding the 737 MAX aircraft.

The top-selling plane has been grounded worldwide since March 13, following a second devastating crash. The Ethiopian Airlines catastrophe that killed 157 passengers and crew, came on the heels of a Lion Air crash that killed 189 people in 2018.

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