Boeing deliveries fall again in August

[ad_1] Boeing’s deliveries plummeted again in August due to the prolonged grounding of the 737 MAX following two deadly crashes Boeing experienced another big drop in plane deliveries in August, the company reported Tuesday, as the months-long grounding of the 737 MAX continues to hit the aerospace giant. Boeing delivered just 18 planes last month, […]

Boeing doesn't expect testing issue to delay 777X

[ad_1] Boeing does not expect a problem during testing of the 777X to significantly affect the plane’s design or timetable Boeing said Tuesday it does not expect a problem that came up during testing of its new long-haul 777X aircraft to significantly affect aircraft design or timetable. Boeing did not disclose details about the problem. […]

Boeing suspends testing of long-haul 777X aircraft

[ad_1] Boeing’s 777X was originally scheduled to take off on its first flight this summer Boeing has suspended testing on its new long-haul 777X aircraft, the company said Friday, a setback that comes as it battles to rebound from the crisis surrounding the 737 MAX. The so-called “final load” tests are part of the aircraft […]

Boeing not able to respond to regulators on MAX at August meeting

[ad_1] Boeing 737 Max planes, photographed last month, sit idle near Boeing Field in Seattle Boeing was not able to respond to regulator questions on modifications made to the 737 MAX flight control system at an August meeting with international officials, sources said Tuesday. The planes have been grounded globally since mid-March, following two crashes […]

Russian client sues Boeing to cancel Boeing 737 MAX order

[ad_1] Boeing 737 MAX airplanes remain grounded pending a flight authorisation by US regulators A Russian aircraft leasing company confirmed Tuesday that it has filed the first US lawsuit to cancel an order for 35 Boeing 737 MAX jets. Avia Capital Services (ACS), a subsidiary of state-owned Russian conglomerate Rostec, confirmed to AFP a report […]

Russian client sues Boeing to cancel Boeing 737 MAX order

[ad_1] Boeing 737 MAX airplanes remain grounded pending a flight authorisation by US regulators A Russian aircraft leasing company confirmed Tuesday that it has filed the first US lawsuit to cancel an order for 35 Boeing 737 MAX jets. Avia Capital Services (ACS), a subsidiary of state-owned Russian conglomerate Rostec, confirmed to AFP a report […]

FAA puts out a call for pilots to test changes in Boeing jet

[ad_1] In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, workers stand near a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jetliner being built for American Airlines prior to a test flight in Renton, Wash. Federal safety officials are recruiting pilots from airlines around the world to test changes that Boeing is making in flight-control software on the grounded […]

Boeing CEO still expects 737 MAX to be cleared to fly this year

[ad_1] Boeing Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg reaffirmed that the company expects the 737 MAX to resume service early in the fourth quarter after two deadly crashes Boeing’s chief executive reaffirmed Wednesday he expects the 737 MAX will be cleared to return to the skies this year, but reiterated the company could further cut production […]

Is Boeing too big to fail?

[ad_1] US politicians have not turned on Boeing, despite two deadly accidents tarnishing the aircraft manufacturer’s reputation The grounding of the 737 MAX for more than four months after two deadly accidents has tarnished Boeing’s reputation, but it still has the confidence of US policymakers. This is despite the fact that one of the MAX […]

Boeing changing Max software to use 2 computers

[ad_1] In this May 8, 2019, file photo a worker stands near a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jetliner being built for American Airlines prior to a test flight in Renton, Wash. Boeing is working on new software for the 737 Max that will use a second flight control computer to make the system more reliable, […]