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Southwest, engine manufacturer disagreed on time needed to inspect fan blades

Evan Hoopfer
American City Business Journals
Southwest, engine manufacturer disagreed on time needed to inspect fan blades

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) and CFM International — the manufacturer of the engine that failed Tuesday morning on a flight that killed a passenger — disagreed on how long it would take to comply with a proposed federal rule that would have called for inspection of fan blades within the engine.