Watch: Why airplane takeoffs and landings are so dangerous

Boeing research shows that takeoff and landing are the most dangerous part of an average flight. Almost half of fatal accidents occur when landing.

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Boeing slides to its lowest level in 13 months after pushing the 737 Max's ungrounding to mid-2020

2020-01-22 11:04

Boeing's new return-to-service estimate "is informed by our experience to date with the certification process," according to a statement.

The 16 most outrageous things Boeing employees said in shocking internal emails

2020-01-11 09:58

Correspondences from Boeing employees show how far the company has strayed from its reputation as the world's leading aircraft manufacturer.

Iran is using bulldozers at the Ukrainian plane crash site, which could make it impossible to find out what really happened

2020-01-10 11:21

Experts fear that moving around pieces of debris could effectively destroy evidence. Iran has also been reluctant to share the plane's black boxes.

Here's why 2020 will likely be a groundbreaking year in space

2019-12-29 11:45

If all goes well next year, SpaceX and Boeing will launch their first astronauts for NASA, and Mars will gain three new rovers.

NASA says a clock error sent Boeing's new astronaut spaceship veering wildly off course during its maiden voyage

2019-12-21 12:42

After Boeing's CST-100 Starliner successfully rocketed toward space, a timing error made the spaceship fire the wrong thrusters at the wrong time.

Inside the closed-door meeting where Boeing tried to reassure 737 Max stakeholders as the airlines and passengers get ready to fly the plane again

2019-12-11 09:47

Business Insider spoke with people who attended the meetings, including the head of the American Airlines flight attendants' union.

Boeing's chief engineer who oversaw the 737 Max is retiring, just one month after testifying before Congress with the beleaguered company's CEO

2019-12-05 11:35

Boeing Commercial Airplane chief engineer John Hamilton has led the company's response to the 737 Max disasters since March.

Video shows flames shooting from the engine of a Philippine Airlines Boeing 777 when it caught fire just minutes after takeoff

2019-11-22 15:38

In a statement, flight operator Philippine Airlines said the fire was caused by a "technical issue" in one of the plane's engines.

Boeing shareholders are suing the board, alleging 'careless' handling of the 737 Max development and the crisis that followed

2019-11-19 08:18

The lawsuit claims that Boeing faces a "loss of credibility in the marketplace, a damaged reputation and billions in potential business costs."


Take a look inside 9 of the most luxurious private jets in the world

2020-01-25 13:58

Sometimes you just need a private jet with heated marble floors, a king-size bed, and a 14-seat dining room.

Boeing's new CEO will get a R101 million payout if he successfully gets the troubled 737 Max flying again

2020-01-14 20:36

Although Boeing's new CEO David Calhoun has been called the "turnaround specialist," getting the 737 Max off the ground will be no easy task.

'This airplane is designed by clowns': Damning Boeing emails reveal internal complaints made about 737 Max safety and information being covered up

2020-01-10 15:23

Hundreds of emails, which Boeing provided to Congress and the FAA in December, were obtained by both Reuters and The New York Times on Thursday.

Boeing 737 timeline: From the early days to the grounding of the 737 Max after 2 fatal crashes that killed 346 people 5 months apart

2020-01-09 14:41

As Boeing works to fix the troubled 737 Max, we look back at the 55-year history of the venerable workhorse narrow-body airplane.

Boeing just announced a new CEO in the midst of its 737 Max crisis. Here's what you need to know about him.

2019-12-24 07:35

David Calhoun had since October been the chairman of Boeing's board of directors and was a senior managing director at Blackstone Group.

Boeing is suspending production of the 737 Max in January

2019-12-17 10:10

Boeing's Renton, Washington, facility, where the Max is produced, has 12,000 employees. More than 600 component suppliers will be affected.

Boeing is promising 3 fixes to the faulty autopilot behind the 737 Max crashes to let pilots stop it forcing the plane into an unstoppable nose-dive

2019-12-09 16:51

The faulty MCAS software, which was designed to push the plane's nose down to stabilize the jet, was a key factor in both 737 Max crashes.

Video shows the front wheels of a Boeing 737 collapsing on landing, shooting sparks and terrifying passengers on board

2019-11-27 16:24

The flight, by Venezuela's Avior Airlines, skidded along the runway in Bogota, Colombia, throwing up sparks from its right engine. Nobody was hurt.

Boeing's Dreamliner deal with Emirates has a major downside for the plane maker

2019-11-21 14:55

The order came as Boeing's 777X program has faced myriad delays, including durability issues with its General Electric engine.

The head of Southwest's pilots union said Boeing is trying to rush the 737 Max back into service out of 'arrogance'

2019-11-16 17:10

Southwest is the airline that has more 737 Max planes — which are currently grounded worldwide — than any other airline.

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