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. » Read More
By: Michelle Fox
Honeywell supplies mechanical systems and avionics for the Boeing 737 Max, but not flight controls or flight management systems. » Read More
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. » Read More
By: Phil LeBeau
Boeing has been working on a software update that is expected to correct issues with the 737 Max maneuvering characteristics augmentation system. » Read More
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.
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg restated the aircraft maker's commitment to safety on Monday night, and he again pledged to provide a software update and training to pilots related to the 737 Max airliner.
Transport Canada is re-examining the validation it gave Boeing's 737 Max jets, following reports of a U.S. probe into the aircraft's certification by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Canadian Transport Minister Marc Garneau said on Monday.
French accident investigator BEA said Monday that black box data recovered from a crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane show "clear similarities" to another Boeing 737 Max crash in October.
Southwest Airlines and a union representing its mechanics could be on the verge of ending a bitter, long-running labor dispute that has triggered hundreds of flight cancellations and raised safety concerns.
The Department of Transportation inquiry is focused on a safety system suspected of factoring into the crash of a Lion Air flight, The Wall Street Journal says.
Dozens of countries and airlines have split from the Federal Aviation Administration in grounding Boeing's 737 Max airplanes after two fatal crashes.
The Federal Aviation Administration is set to approve Boeing's fix to its anti-stall software in 10 days, sending shares of the airplane manufacturer higher.
Kayak unveils a new search feature to filter out specific plane models, following Sunday's deadly Boeing 737 Max 8 crash.
Most U.S. airlines already halted service to Venezuela, making American the last major airline to pull out, further isolating the nation.
Most U.S. airlines halted service to Venezuela and American would be the last major airline to pull out, further isolating the South American nation.
Boeing has paused delivery of 737 Max airplanes due to the temporary grounding, the company announced Thursday.