6 May 2019
Boeing engineers identified a fault with a pilot warning system on its 737 MAX aircraft in 2017, a year before the deadly Lion Air crash, the company said Sunday.
17 Apr 2019
The EU on Wednesday unveiled a wide-ranging list of US-made goods, from beeswax to car parts, subject to tariffs in retaliation for subsidies to Boeing as a transatlantic trade war risked re-erupting.
9 Apr 2019
American commercial aircraft manufacturer, Boeing, has announced plans to cut production of its 737Max airplane model by at least 19 per cent.Boeing made the “tough decision” to reduce monthly production from 52 to 42 ....
4 Apr 2019
Boeing on Thursday said it would take "any and all" necessary safety measures to ensure the airworthiness of its jets following last month's deadly crash in Ethiopia. The statement came hours after Ethiopian investigators said the pilots of a doomed Boeing 737 MAX 8 had repeatedly followed Boeing's recommended procedures prior to crashing on March…
26 Mar 2019
Boeing has flown test flights of its 737 MAX to evaluate a fix for the system targeted as a potential cause of two deadly plane crashes, two sources familiar with the matter said Tuesday. The aviation giant, which has been under fire and its flagship narrow-body planes grounded since March 13, tested the system upgrade…
26 Mar 2019
In a related development, Ethiopian Airlines (ET) has refuted claims by Western media that the airlines’ training programme on the new aircraft-type is deficient, and might be linked to the plane crash about three weeks ago.
19 Mar 2019
Leading airplane manufacturer, Boeing, has unveiled the first fully assembled Boeing 777X – the world’s longest passenger jetliner.
18 Mar 2019
As far as disasters go, last week was not a happy one even for the shell-shocked people of our dear rumbling country. It is true that our ears, and may be our hearts too, are now used to routine news of disasters that we may have become immune to shock. Yet the death on Sunday…
15 Mar 2019
The families of the 157 persons who died in the Ethiopian Airlines (ET) plane crash on Sunday may sue the aircraft manufacturer, Boeing and its insurers, for compensation to the tune of N762.5 million ($2.5 million) per person.
15 Mar 2019
The American economy and Boeing are at risk of losing at least $600 billion worth of order over embattled B737Max aircraft type, already grounded by 41 countries, including the United States. The renewed safety concerns, following its second crash Sunday, sparked collective protests and threats by some Boeing’s big customers to reconsider purchases. The development…
11 Mar 2019
Shares of Boeing plummeted by more than 12 percent on Monday in premarket trading, the day after the crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 in Ethiopia killed 157 people.
10 Mar 2019
US aerospace giant Boeing said Sunday it was "deeply saddened" about the deaths of all 157 people aboard Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 and would provide technical assistance to find out why its aircraft crashed. The brand-new Boeing 737 -- which was delivered just last year -- was heading from Addis Ababa to Nairobi when it…