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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.

Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Indonesia authorities extended on Wednesday a search for victims of a plane crash last week, when all 189 on board a Lion Air flight were killed, and for the aircraft's second black box, the cockpit voice recorder.

Boeing issues safety bulletin for pilots after Indonesia crash

Boeing issues safety bulletin for pilots after Indonesia crash

Boeing Co said on Wednesday it had issued a safety bulletin reminding pilots how to handle erroneous data from a key sensor in the wake of last week's crash in Indonesia.

Indonesia to probe Lion Air after deadly plane crash

Indonesia to probe Lion Air after deadly plane crash

Indonesia is to launch a "special audit" of Lion Air's operations in the wake of last week's deadly crash that killed 189 people, the government said Monday.

India's Jet Airways to buy 75 more Boeing planes

India's Jet Airways to buy 75 more Boeing planes

The Mumbai-headquartered airline said in a regulatory filing that it had entered another agreement with the US planemaker for the purchase of the aircraft.