• Regulators challenge Boeing to prove its Max jets are safe

    11 days ago - By Chron

    Aviation regulators worldwide laid down a stark challenge for Boeing to prove that its grounded 737 Max jets are safe to fly amid suspicions that faulty software might have contributed to two crashes that killed 346 people in less than six months.
    In a key step toward unearthing the cause of the Ethiopian Airlines crash, flight recorders from the shattered plane arrived Thursday in France for analysis, although the agency in charge of the review said it was unclear whether the data could be retrieved. The decision to send the recorders to France was seen as a rebuke to the United States...
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  • Q&A: Unpicking China's move to ground Boeing 737 MAX fleet

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    China's aviation regulator gained global attention when it became the first to ground Boeing's 737 MAX aircraft following Sunday's deadly plane crash in Ethiopia.
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  • Boeing groundings puts U.S.-China trade-linked jet order in limbo

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    China's move to ground Boeing Co's 737 MAX jetliners following the deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash has cast a shadow over the American planemaker's immediate hopes for a major jet order linked to a U.S.-China trade deal, industry sources said.
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  • Factbox: What we know about Boeing 737 MAX crash and what comes next

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people combined.
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  • Boeing prepares for MAX 737 jets sitting outside factory as deliveries halted

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Boeing Co confirmed suspension of deliveries of 737 MAX aircraft on Thursday but continues to produce its single-aisle jets at full speed while dealing with the worldwide 737 MAX fleet's grounding following a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash.
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  • Boeing Will Pause Delivery Of 737 Max Jets, But Continue To Build Them

    11 days ago - By NPR

    Boeing's 737 Max line has been grounded, making things tricky at the plant near Seattle. It's filled with undelivered 737s and it's not clear what will happen to them.
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  • Boeing pauses 737 MAX deliveries in wake of deadly crash

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Boeing Co said on Thursday it was pausing deliveries of its 737 MAX aircraft to customers following the grounding of the jetliner around the world, as the world's largest planemaker responds to its worst crises in years.
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  • Boeing 737 MAX jets could be grounded for weeks as black box probe to start on Ethiopia crash

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Boeing Co's 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for weeks if not longer until a software upgrade can be tested and installed, U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday, as officials in France prepare to begin analyzing the black boxes from a jet that crashed in Ethiopia.
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  • Passengers Experience Little Disruption Despite Grounding Of Boeing's 737 Max Jets

    11 days ago - By NPR

    A day after the FAA ordered the grounding of all Boeing 737 Max jets, there were plenty of cancelled flights and stranded passengers, but overall there was little disruption to the air traffic system.
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  • France starts Boeing crash probe, jets could be grounded for weeks

    11 days ago - By Reuters

    Boeing Co's 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for "weeks" until a software upgrade can be tested and installed, U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday, as questions mount about Sunday's deadly crash in Ethiopia.
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