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Boeing shares hit as FAA finds new 737 MAX issue

Boeing shares hit as FAA finds new 737 MAX issue

Shares of Boeing tumbled Thursday after US regulators identified a new issue in the Boeing 737 MAX that will likely slow the plane's return to service following two deadly crashes.

Boeing says will take time to win back confidence

Boeing says will take time to win back confidence

The head of Boeing said on Sunday the US planemaker had made a mistake in implementing a faulty cockpit warning system on the 737 MAX and predicted it would take time to rebuild the confidence of customers in the wake of two fatal crashes.

US FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX

US FAA meets with air regulators on fate of Boeing 737 MAX

The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators Thursday from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing Co 737 MAX and what steps are needed to return it to service.

Boeing says optional 737 MAX alert was "not activated as intended"

Boeing says optional 737 MAX alert was "not activated as intended"

Boeing Co said an alert for angle-of-attack (AOA) sensors on its 737 MAX jets was "not activated as intended" for some customers, responding to reports it failed to tell Southwest Airlines Co and the US regulator that the optional feature was deactivated before a crash in Indonesia in October.

China to join FAA's review panel on Boeing's 737 MAX

China to join FAA's review panel on Boeing's 737 MAX

China has decided to accept an invitation to join the US Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) review panel on the Boeing 737 MAX, an official at the Chinese aviation regulator said on Tuesday.

Indonesia seeks answers as Ethiopian crash comparisons mount

Indonesia seeks answers as Ethiopian crash comparisons mount

Indonesian investigators described on Thursday the panic of pilots grappling with airspeed and altitude problems in the last moments of their doomed Lion Air flight ...

With 737 MAX grounded, airlines face daily scheduling challenges

With 737 MAX grounded, airlines face daily scheduling challenges

Following the global grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets,US and Canadian airlines that fly the roughly 175-seat aircraft face a fresh logistical challenge every day: which flights to cancel and which to cover with other planes.

Boeing's safety analysis of 737 MAX flight control had crucial flaws - Seattle Times

Boeing's safety analysis of 737 MAX flight control had crucial flaws - Seattle Times

Boeing Co's safety analysis of a new flight control system on 737 MAX jets had several crucial flaws, the Seattle Times reported on Sunday.

Ethiopia to send Boeing black boxes abroad, Norway airline wants compensation

Ethiopia to send Boeing black boxes abroad, Norway airline wants compensation

Ethiopian Airlines said on Wednesday it would send the black boxes from its crashed Boeing 737 MAX abroad, while a Norwegian airline sought compensation from the US planemaker after two thirds of that model were grounded globally.

US says 'no basis' to ground Boeing 737 MAX jets after crash

US says 'no basis' to ground Boeing 737 MAX jets after crash

The United States said there is "no basis" to ground Boeing 737 MAX airplanes, after a second deadly crash involving the model in less than five months prompted governments worldwide to ban the aircraft.

Singapore, Australia, China, Indonesia ground Boeing's 737 MAX 8 as concerns mount

Singapore, Australia, China, Indonesia ground Boeing's 737 MAX 8 as concerns mount

Singapore and Australia suspended operations of all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in and out of their airports on Tuesday, and Indonesia and China grounded their fleets of the US planemaker' s latest model after it suffered a second fatal crash in less than five months.

Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesian authorities will download on Monday the contents of a cockpit voice recorder (CVR) from a Lion Air jet that crashed more than two months ago, killing all 189 people on board, after it was retrieved from the sea near Jakarta.