Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration are nearing completion of a long-awaited software and training overhaul for the 737 Max 8 commercial jetliner's flight control systems, both organisations.. New Zealand Herald - Published
"If MCAS activates at low altitude, it gives pilots little time to react, both crashes involving the 737 MAX 8 happened minutes after take-off."
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Teams from the three U.S. airlines that own 737 MAX jets were heading to the Boeing factory in Renton, Washington, to review a software upgrade on Saturday, even as Southwest Airlines began parking its..
American Airlines pilots will test Boeing's 737 MAX software fix on simulators this weekend. According to Reuters, this is a key step in restoring confidence in the jet after two fatal crashes. In the..
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JAKARTA/OSLO (Reuters) - Indonesian airline Garuda plans to cancel a $6 billion order for Boeing 737 MAX jets, it said on Friday, saying some passengers would be frightened to board the plane after two..
JAKARTA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Indonesian airline Garuda said on Friday it would cancel a $6 billion order for Boeing 737 MAX jets, citing concerns over passenger confidence, as Boeing tried to quell..
Garuda, Indonesia's flagship airline, canceled a $5 billion order of 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets in light of two deadly crashes within five months of each other. "Garuda passengers in Indonesia have lost..
The Wall Street Journal reports that the Federal Aviation Administration has “tentatively approved sweeping software and pilot-training changes” for Boeing’s 737 MAX jet, a fix that could allow.. The Verge - Published
American, the largest U.S. carrier, said it is canceling about 90 flights a day.
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· *The latest passengers figures released by IATA show that a whopping 4.1 billion people around the world took to.. Business Insider - Published
The chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines has rejected media reports that optional equipment for Boeing 737 MAX planes was critical for safety aboard a flight that crashed this month. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
A fix to the anti-stall system suspected in the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet that killed 189 people in Indonesia is ready, industry sources said Saturday, as the company tries to avoid a lengthy.. France 24 - Published
Teams from the three U.S. airlines that own 737 MAX jets headed to Boeing Co's factory in Renton, Washington, to review a software upgrade on Saturday, as U.S. regulators prepared to receive and review.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Bangkok Post •Reuters
As internal and external pressures mount to hold Boeing responsible for its criminal negligence, the giant company is exerting its immense influence to limit both its past and future accountability... Eurasia Review - Published
(CNN)The pilots of a jet that crashed in Ethiopia, killing all on board, used a flight simulator to learn how to fly the Boeing 737 Max 8 plane, the airline told CNN. Flight 302 crashed March 10, six.. WorldNews - Published
The warning and training requirements set for the now-grounded 737 Max 8 aircraft may not have been adequate, in light of the... Deseret News - Published Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •Denver Post •Seattle Times
Boeing has prepared a software fix to prevent the 737 MAX from nosediving during flight, after two deadly crashes. The upgrade focuses on an anti-stall feature that has faced world-wide scrutiny. Deutsche Welle - Published
A fix to the anti-stall system suspected in the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet that killed 189 people in Indonesia is ready, industry sources said Saturday, as the company tries to avoid a lengthy..... WorldNews - Published
More turbulence for Boeing as it reels from the two deadly crashes of its 737 Max jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia. Indonesia's national airline has submitted paperwork seeking the cancellation of a.. CBS News - Published
Teams from the three U.S. airlines that own 737 MAX jets were heading to Boeing Co's factory in Renton, Washington, to review a software upgrade on Saturday, even as Southwest Airlines Co began parking.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Caught short by its rival’s gains, Boeing raced to update its workhorse jet rather than design a new one. Workers describe a hectic project, but say they hadn’t felt safety was compromised. NYTimes.com - Published
· *Boeing is facing its worst crisis in years after two of its 737 Max planes have crashed in the last five months. *
· *As the plane remains grounded in most of the world, some airlines are.. Business Insider - Published
The three U.S. airlines that own Boeing Co's 737 MAX are meeting the U.S. manufacturer this weekend to review a software upgrade for the jet that has suffered two fatal crashes in five months,.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •DNA •Reuters
Threatened cancellations of 737 MAX orders by Garuda Indonesia and other carriers may say more about the airlines than the aircraft — and likely won't hurt Boeing in the long term. Seattle Times - Published