• The Boeing 737 Max is now one of the most controversial airliners of all time. Here are 3 others

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Boeing 737 Max airliner has been grounded by regulatory agencies and airlines worldwide.
    The action comes after two nearly-brand-new Boeing 737 Max 8 airliners crashed within a matter of months.
    The crashes, the grounding of the fleet, and the public furor make the Boeing 737 Max one of the most controversial airliners in recent memory.
    Other airliners that ran into trouble include the De Havilland Comet, McDonnell Douglas DC-10, and the Airbus A320.
    The US Federal Aviation Administration grounded the Boeing 737 Max airliner on Wednesday. It was the last and arguably most significant...
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  • Plane crash fallout should have little impact on Boeing's finances, analysts say

    Plane crash fallout should have little impact on Boeing's finances, analysts say

    2 monthes ago - By Washington Post

    Even though some estimate an extended grounding of the Boeing 737 Max 8 could cost the company hundreds of millions of dollars, analysts said it would be hard for airlines to readily replace Boeing's jets with competitors' planes.
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  • Investigators find new clues pointing to potential cause of 737 Max crashes as FAA details Boeing's fix

    Investigators find new clues pointing to potential cause of 737 Max crashes as FAA details Boeing's fix

    2 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    Investigators on the ground near the crash site of the Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max found the plane's jackscrew, a part that moves the horizontal tail of the aircraft, and it indicates that the tail was in an unusual position, according...
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  • Airlines fear long grounding of Boeing 737 MAX jets after Ethiopian crash

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The grounding of Boeing's 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes, but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly, companies and analysts said on Friday.
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  • UAL says business could be hurt if 737 MAX groundings extend into summer

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    United Continental Holdings Inc said on Friday it would see a negative financial and operational impact on its business if Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets remain grounded into the peak summer travel season.
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  • Boeing will keep building new 737 Max planes as it scrambles to get them back in the air

    2 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    Boeing will temporarily stop delivering 737 Max jets to airlines while it determines what caused two of those planes to crash. But it will continue building the planes.
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  • Airlines with buyers' remorse may use Boeing 737 MAX ban to revise orders

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    The grounding of Boeing's global 737 MAX fleet has brought headaches for airlines that need to find alternative aircraft to fly in their place, but it has given some carriers a welcome opportunity to re-evaluate orders for the plane.
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