Lapses plague Lion Air, year after disaster
The Indonesian carrier seems to be in denial mode about the concerns regarding its safety practices.
Boeing’s CEO expresses regret over the two fatal crashes that killed 346
Muilenburg said he decided to give up “tens of millions of dollars” ...
On malfunctioning Boeing Max, captain had the flu and copilot was a sub
In a submission to the report, Lion Air said it’s unfair to blame the crew.
Working with airlines on how to tell passengers that 737 Max planes are safe: Boeing
"We are working with pilot community...of the customer airlines and the flight attendants. We are working with our customers (airlines) to figure out how we can communicate the message to passengers," said Darren Hulst, Deputy Vice President of Commercial Marketing, Boeing in New Delhi.
Document suggests Boeing pilots saw MAX system problems in 2016
In recent days, American Airlines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines have pushed back their target dates for returning the MAX to service, with the three carriers pulling all flights for the aircraft through January or February 2020.
Boeing’s Board acted after months of mounting pressure
Boeing recently announced more than $8 billion in costs tied to the crashes, and its stock price has declined by about 15% since early March.
Boeing unveils revamp to deepen safety focus after Max crashes
The company had already rung up $8.3 billion in Max-related expenses through July.
DGCA awaiting FAA's certification to allow Boeing 737 Max to fly in India
Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri in a written reply in Rajya Sabha said that "18 Boeing 737 Max aircraft are grounded in the country, out of which 13 are from SpiceJet and five are from Jet Airways".
IBS to acquire Canadian aviation software major
The acquisition is an integral part of Thiruvananthapuram-headquartered IBS’ growth strategy to become the leading technology provider to the airline industry worldwide.
Software update on 737 MAX now complete: Boeing CEO
The 737 Max 8 and 9 models were grounded worldwide after an Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 that investigators have described as appearing similar to a Lion Air crash on October 29 last year.
Pilots demand better training if Boeing wants to rebuild trust in 737 MAX
The comments were made by the Allied Pilots Association (APA), which represents pilots at American Airlines Group Inc , the world's largest airline and one of the biggest 737 MAX operators in the United States.
Indonesia finds cockpit voice recorder of crashed Lion Air jet
The cockpit voice recorder is one of the two so-called black boxes crucial for the investigation of a plane crash.
Off-duty pilot saved doomed Lion Air's 737 Max on its next-to-last flight
That extra pilot, who was seated in the cockpit jumpseat, correctly diagnosed the problem and told the crew how to disable a malfunctioning flight-control system.
DGCA in touch with regulator over Lion Air incident
Early Monday morning, a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX 800 aircraft operating flight JT 610 with 188 people on board crashed into the sea shortly after taking-off from the Indonesian capital of Jakarta.
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