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Last remains of Ethiopian plane crash victims buried, families say little notice given

Last remains of Ethiopian plane crash victims buried, families say little notice given

The last remains of 157 people killed aboard an Ethiopian Airlines plane in March were interred at the crash site this week, farmers and families told Reuters

Boeing CEO admits mistakes on key 737 MAX safety system

Boeing CEO admits mistakes on key 737 MAX safety system

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg acknowledged the company made mistakes in the development of a key safety system known as MCAS at the center of two fatal 737 MAX crashes

Boeing CEO tells US lawmakers at hearing: 'We've made mistakes'

Boeing CEO tells US lawmakers at hearing: 'We've made mistakes'

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg was pressed by US lawmakers at a hearing on Tuesday over what the company knew about its MCAS stall-prevention system

Lion Air families told 737 MAX design flaws linked to deadly crash

Lion Air families told 737 MAX design flaws linked to deadly crash

Mechanical and design issues contributed to the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX jet last October, Indonesian investigators told victims' families in a briefing on Wednesday ahead of the release of a final report.

Boeing 737 MAX test pilot grappled with simulator flaws, too

Boeing 737 MAX test pilot grappled with simulator flaws, too

In newly released instant messages from 2016, a top Boeing Co 737 MAX test pilot tells a colleague that the jet's MCAS flight control system - the same one linked to two fatal crashes - was "running rampant in the (simulator) on me."

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.

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.

737 MAX disaster pushes Boeing into crisis mode

737 MAX disaster pushes Boeing into crisis mode

After a second air disaster involving the 737 MAX 8, aviation giant Boeing swung into crisis mode, losing $25 billion of market capitalization and suffering a severe hit to its reputation.