Document suggests Boeing pilots saw MAX system problems in 2016

2019-10-19 09:47

A Boeing pilot behind the 737 MAX certification in 2016 told a colleague a key flight handling system was "running rampant" during simulator tests, according to documents reviewed Friday by AFP.

Ethiopian Airlines jet makes emergency landing in Dakar: official

2019-10-08 19:40

An Ethiopian Airlines jet made an emergency landing in Dakar with one of its engines on fire, though all 90 passengers and crew were unharmed, airport and airline officials said.

Boeing sees R43trn China splurge on jets and services

2019-09-18 09:21

China will need to spend $2.9trn on new aircraft and ground services over the next two decades, according to Boeing, which continues to pin hopes on the world’s second-largest economy as its trade dispute with the US rolls on.

India will do its own checks on the Boeing 737 Max - even if it's cleared in the US

2019-09-13 22:30

India, one of the biggest buyers of the plane, plans to conduct its own checks and demand simulator training for all pilots before Boeing's 737 Max jets can fly in the country again, even if the US Federal Aviation Administration clears the grounded jets, an insider has said.

Cellphones a flight danger? Could be on some Boeing jets

2019-07-19 18:56

More than 1 300 jets registered in the US were equipped with cockpit screens vulnerable to interference from Wi-Fi, mobile phones and even outside frequencies such as weather radar, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

Ryanair slashes growth outlook on Boeing crisis

2019-07-17 15:32

Ryanair has slashed its growth outlook and said it would temporarily shut bases as crisis-hit Boeing pushes back plane delivery owing to fatal crashes that grounded its 737 MAX jets.

Boeing’s 737 Max loses first customer as Flyadeal goes to Airbus

2019-07-08 15:23

Saudi Arabian budget carrier Flyadeal reversed a commitment to buy as many as 50 Boeing 737 Max jets, becoming the first airline to officially drop the plane since its grounding following two deadly crashes.

Boeing’s 737 Max software outsourced to underpaid engineers

2019-07-01 21:32

It remains the mystery at the heart of Boeing’s 737 Max crisis: how a company renowned for meticulous design made seemingly basic software mistakes leading to a pair of deadly crashes.

Paris Air Show: Airbus and Boeing present their autonomous air taxis

2019-06-23 14:00

Autonomous air taxis are still years away, but prototypes are creating a buzz at this year's Paris Air Show.

Boeing updates older 737 simulators in wake of fatal Max crash

2019-06-15 16:20

Boeing is updating simulators for 737 Next-Generation aircraft after research conducted in two fatal 737 Max crashes revealed that they don’t accurately replicate the force required during a procedure critical for the pilots responding to both accidents


Boeing board strips CEO of chairmanship after 737 MAX crisis

2019-10-12 14:38

Boeing Co.'s board of directors has separated the roles of chair and chief executive officer as it works to return the 737 MAX safely to service, it said on Friday evening.

Fleet of Boeing 737 Max to be parked in the middle of Australia

2019-10-04 19:41

Australia has given clearance for Singapore Airlines’ SilkAir to store its six Boeing 737 Max aircraft in the country, as the global grounding of the jet continues following two deadly crashes within the past 12 months.

UAE doesn't expect Boeing 737 Max to fly again this year

2019-09-15 13:41

The Boeing 737 Max is unlikely to be back in service before next year, the United Arab Emirates’ aviation regulator has said, contradicting the manufacturer’s timeline for its return.

Trump targets immigrants | Boeing 737 MAX: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-08-13 05:27

New Trump rule targets legal immigrants | New head of FAA: No timeline for MAX 737's return; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH.

WATCH: Man who lost family: Boeing put profit over safety

2019-07-17 19:50

A man whose family was killed in the crash of a Boeing 737 Max jet in Ethiopia accused the company of wrongful conduct, telling a US House subcommittee that "Boeing should not be allowed to act like a mere investment company."

WATCH: Boeing expects problem jet to fly this year

2019-07-12 09:36

Boeing expects its 737 MAX plane to return to the skies in October after the jet was grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes.

US proposes more tariffs on EU goods in Airbus-Boeing dispute

2019-07-02 13:06

The US added more European Union products to a list of goods it could hit with retaliatory tariffs in a long-running trans-Atlantic subsidy dispute between Boeing and Airbus.

Regulator finds new risk on 737 Max and orders Boeing to make changes

2019-06-27 08:19

Tests on Boeing’s grounded 737 Max have revealed a new safety risk unrelated to two fatal crashes that led to the grounding of the aircraft, and US regulators are ordering the company to make additional design changes.

WATCH: Airbus fights back after shock Boeing order at Paris Air Show

2019-06-20 12:36

After Boeing won a shock order from British Airways owner IAG for its troubled 737 MAX jets, Airbus fought back Wednesday with more big sales of its own.

Boeing ordered to replace 737 wing parts prone to cracking

2019-06-03 12:39

Airlines worldwide must inspect 312 of Boeing's 737 family of aircraft, including some of the grounded 737 Max, because they have wing components that are prone to cracking and must be repaired within 10 days, US aviation regulators have said.

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