• Boeing's Suppliers Wait for Answers, Too

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    The grounding of the 737 Max brings disruption to an aviation sector that's been a bright spot for industrial firms.
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  • Airlines wrestle with calls, cancellations after Boeing MAX fleet grounded

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. and Canadian carriers wrestled with customer calls and flight cancellations on Thursday after the two countries followed other nations in grounding Boeing's 737 MAX planes because of safety concerns.
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  • Huawei has built an Android alternative in case US tensions increase

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Tensions between the U.S. and Huawei show no sign of easing. Last week, the electronics giant announced that it has filed a lawsuit against the government, over an “unconstitutional” ban on its products. Meanwhile, earlier this week, the U.S. threatened German intelligence over the country's use of Huawei 5G products.
    The company has understandably been prepping for a further downtown in relations by building its own in-house alternative to Android. The backup was noted by Huawei mobile head Richard Yu, following a year of rumors around the mobile OS.
    “We have prepared our own operating...
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  • Millennials were scooping up Boeing's stock amid the 737 Max's turmoil

    Millennials were scooping up Boeing's stock amid the 737 Max's turmoil

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Millennials are were buying the dip in Boeing 's stock that came after Sunday's Ethiopian Airlines disaster, according to weekly data from the free trading app Robinhood.
    The number of accounts with Boeing stock increased by 68% as the company dealt with the fallout of a second 737 Max crash in five months.
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    Millennials were buying the dip in Boeing's stock, according to data from Robinhood , a free trading app popular among millennials.
    Boeing's stock fell by as much as 14% in the wake of a second crash in five months involving the 737 Max aircraft. The jet...
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  • With Grounding Of Boeing 737 Max Fleet - Where Does That Leave Air Travelers?

    With Grounding Of Boeing 737 Max Fleet - Where Does That Leave Air Travelers?

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    Some U.S. airlines are scrambling to rebook passengers after the FAA announced it was grounding the Boeing 737 Max Fleet. Airlines affected include Southwest, American and United Airlines.
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  • U.S. data underscores slowing growth, muted inflation

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits increased more than expected last week, suggesting the labor market was slowing, but probably not to the extent implied by a near-stall in job growth in February.
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  • Pilots experienced these 6 problems with the Boeing 737 Max 8 in the months before its second deadly crash

    Pilots experienced these 6 problems with the Boeing 737 Max 8 in the months before its second deadly crash

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Boeing 737 Max 8 has come under intense scrutiny after two deadly crashes in five months.
    The United States, European Union, China, and Australia, among others, have grounded the 737 Max 8 .
    In the months before Sunday's crash, pilots recorded at least nine complaints about the aircraft, which went into service in 2017, in the Federal Aviation Administration's incident database .
    The Boeing 737 Max 8 has come under intense scrutiny after two deadly crashes in five months. An Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday killed all 157 people on board, and an October 2018 crash of a Lion Air...
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  • The government's grounding of all Boeing 737 Max jets is a reminder that the US still doesn't have a leader for its top air safety agency

    The government's grounding of all Boeing 737 Max jets is a reminder that the US still doesn't have a leader for its top air safety agency

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The US' air safety agency has been thrust into the spotlight this week after being one of the last to ground Boeing's 737 Max aircraft.
    President Donald Trump has not appointed anyone to lead the agency, which is currently being led by an acting administrator.
    Of 712 appointed positions requiring Senate approval, only 429 have been confirmed under the current administration.
    Of the 144 executive branch positions that have yet to receive a nominee from President Donald Trump, one was front and center this week.
    On Tuesday, the United States found itself alone in allowing the Boeing 737 Max...
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  • Alaska Air says too early to talk about future 737 MAX deliveries

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Alaska Air Group Inc said on Thursday it was too early to discuss its future 737 MAX deliveries from Boeing Co, following a deadly crash involving one of the planes in Ethiopia this past Sunday.
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  • U.S. lawmakers say Boeing 737 MAX 8 grounded for at least 'weeks'

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. lawmakers said after a briefing with the acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday that Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will remain grounded for "weeks" at a minimum, until a software upgrade could be tested and installed in all of the planes.
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  • U.S. lawmakers told that Boeing MAX 8 and 9 planes grounded for 'weeks' at least

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. lawmakers said after a briefing with Federal Aviation Administration officials that Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will remain grounded for "weeks" at a minimum, until a software upgrade could be tested and installed in all of the planes.
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