Panel Faults Both Boeing And FAA For Failures In 737 Max DevelopmentThe Joint Authorities Technical Review, released Friday, finds Boeing failed to explain thoroughly how much the MCAS system -- the anti-stall software at the heart of two deadly crashes -- had been changed from previous plane models.
Task Force Report Faults Boeing And FAA In Certification Of 737 MaxBoeing did not fully explain to federal regulators an automated flight system featured in its new 737 Max, and those regulators didn't have the capability to effectively analyze much of what Boeing did share about the plane.
Southwest Airlines Pilots Sue Boeing For $100 Million In Lost Pay Due To 737 Max GroundingSouthwest Airlines Pilots Association, in a complaint filed Monday on behalf of the pilots, claims Boeing "deliberately" misled pilots about the safety of the aircraft, which caused two fatal crashes in less than six months killing 346 people.
Boeing Pushing Back After Being Accused Of Omitting Important Safety MeasuresA new report says Boeing engineers left key safeguards out of the 737 Max planes flight control system.
NTSB Recommends FAA Evaluate Effect Of Multiple Cockpit Alerts On Boeing 737 Max PilotsThe National Transportation Safety Board issued several recommendations Thursday after taking part in investigations into two crashes of Boeing 737 Max jets that killed 346 people.
Boeing To Start Paying Compensation To Families Of Victims Killed In 737 Max CrashesBoeing will begin to pay $50 million in financial assistance to the families of more than 300 victims of the two 737 Max crashes, the company announced Monday.
Boeing CEO: 737 Max Could Face Phased In Approvals To Fly AgainAviation authorities from around the world may not immediately follow the FAA's lead whenever the US agency decides to allow the Boeing 737 Max to fly again, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said Wednesday.
FAA Seeking Pilots To Test Fixes For Grounded Boeing 737 Max JetsFederal safety officials are recruiting pilots from airlines around the world to test changes that Boeing is making to the flight-control software on the grounded 737 Max jet, according to two people briefed on the situation.
United Airlines Suspending Flights From O'Hare To Leon, Mexico, Due To 737 Max GroundingBeginning September 3, United will temporarily suspend service between its hub in Chicago and Leon, a city in central Mexico. It currently offers one daily round trip flight between the cities.
Boeing Might Shut Down Production Of 737 Max If Jets Remain Grounded Much LongerBoeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg warned investors Wednesday that the company might need to further slow or temporarily halt its 737 Max production.
Boeing Lost $3.7 Billion In The Second Quarter Because Of The 737 Max CrisisThe company had already warned investors that it would take a $5 billion profit hit from its inability to deliver the 737 Max to its customers.
Boeing 737 Max Could Stay Grounded Until 2020, But Some Airlines Still Booking On Fall ReturnIt might be July, but it’s not too early to think about planning for holiday travel, and if you’re flying, you could get booked on a Boeing 737 Max, even though the jets remain grounded due to safety concerns after two fatal crashes.
Boeing's Sales Have Taken A Huge Hit From The 737 Max CrisisBoeing reported orders for only 13 commercial jets last quarter — the latest sign that the 737 Max crisis has hurt demand for its planes.
Boeing Dedicates $100 Million To Victims Of 737 Max CrashesBoeing will pay out $100 million to help support the families and communities of the 346 people who died in two 737 Max crashes in the last year.
New Flaw Discovered On Boeing 737 Max, Sources SayA new flaw has been discovered in the computer system for the Boeing 737 Max that could push the plane downward, according to two sources familiar with the testing, an issue that is expected to further delay the aircraft's return to service.