US pushes for Boeing to plead guilty in connection with fatal crashes: Sources | World News

The U.S. Justice Department is pushing for Boeing to plead guilty to a criminal charge after finding the planemaker violated a settlement over fatal 737 MAX crashes in 2018 and 2019 that killed 346 people, two people familiar with the matter said on Sunday. The Justice Department is expected to formally offer the plea agreement to Boeing later in the day, the sources said. Spokespeople for Boeing and the DOJ declined to comment. Also Read | US prosecutors recommend DOJ criminally charge Boeing as deadline looms U.S. Justice Department officials…