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Three flight attendant unions voice alarm after 737 MAX hearings

Three flight attendant unions voice alarm after 737 MAX hearings

Unions representing flight attendants at the three US airlines that operate Boeing Co's 737 MAX said they are more reluctant to support the grounded

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

A year on from Lion Air crash, Indonesians pray, scatter petals for victims

A year on from Lion Air crash, Indonesians pray, scatter petals for victims

One year after a Lion Air plane crash that killed 189, relatives and friends of victims held prayer vigils and cast flower petals into the Java Sea ...

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."

FAA failed to properly review 737 MAX jet's anti-stall system -JATR findings

FAA failed to properly review 737 MAX jet's anti-stall system -JATR findings

A panel of international air safety regulators on Friday harshly criticized the US Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) review of a safety system on Boeing's 737 MAX airliner

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 ...