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A British Airways flight from London City Airport was supposed to head to Duesseldorf, Germany, but ended up in Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland. » Read More
By: Leslie Josephs
Airlines prepare to cancel more flights as the grounding of the Boeing 737 Max enters its second week. » Read More
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346 people have died after two separate crashes involving the plane. » Read More
The airline, which had been flying 24 of the Boeing planes, said the cancellations were being made in an effort to provide more certainty and avoid last minute flight disruptions.
U.S. prosecutors are reportedly looking at whether Boeing provided incomplete or misleading information about the 737 MAX aircraft to U.S. air-safety regulators and customers.
Boeing 737 Max planes have been grounded by authorities after two recent fatal crashes.
The suit alleges the pilots gave the female crew members beer laced with a drug and that one of them was raped during a layover in Puerto Rico, NBC News reports.
A production halt of Boeing's 737 Max jets could be felt well beyond the aerospace giant's quarterly profits, according to J.P. Morgan.
Boeing jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia lacked two safety features in their cockpits because the company charged extra to install them.
The FBI is now probing the plane's original certification process.
Southwest Airlines pilot union said on Wednesday that extra computer-based training would be required as a result of a planned update to the software on the Boeing 737 Max , and it was seeking additional information for pilots.
Honeywell supplies mechanical systems and avionics for the Boeing 737 Max, but not flight controls or flight management systems.
Shares of Boeing tumbled on news that the FBI has reportedly joined in a criminal investigation of the certification process for the company's 737 Max jets, two of which have crashed since October killing 346 people.
Boeing has been working on a software update that is expected to correct issues with the 737 Max maneuvering characteristics augmentation system.
The pilots of a doomed Lion Air Boeing 737 Max scoured a handbook as they struggled to understand why the jet was lurching downwards, but ran out of time before it hit the water.
Analysts at Berenberg are calling Boeing a "tough sell" because they see the 737 Max model that had two deadly crashes "too big to fail."
An off-duty pilot correctly identified the problem the crew was facing and guided them to disable the flight control system in order to save the plane, Bloomberg reported.
The nomination would come amid intense scrutiny over the FAA's approval of the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft involved in two fatal crashes.
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Tuesday sent a memo to Calvin Scovel, inspector general of the department, formalizing the request.