PARIS, May 11 (Reuters) - Shares in French aerospace and engineering group Safran fell on Thursday after Boeing announced a temporary halt to test flights of its new 737 MAX aircraft due to an issue with the engine.
Safran, which makes the engine along with General Electric , fell by around 1 percent in early trading.
Safran is currently in the process of trying to complete a merger with Zodiac Aerospace. (Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta. Editing by Jane Merriman)