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India urges training to replicate Lion Air crash for Boeing pilots

India urges training to replicate Lion Air crash for Boeing pilots

Pilots flying Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets in India should be trained on a simulator that replicates the suspected scenario that led to the Lion Air crash, India's aviation regulator said in a statement on Thursday.

Lion Air ponders cancelling Boeing jets in row over crash

Lion Air ponders cancelling Boeing jets in row over crash

Indonesia's Lion Air is reviewing orders of airplanes from Boeing and has not ruled out cancelling orders as relations worsen in a spat over responsibility for a 737 jetliner crash that killed 189 people in late October.

Lion Air jet should have been grounded before fatal flight, Indonesia says

Lion Air jet should have been grounded before fatal flight, Indonesia says

A Lion Air jet that crashed last month should have been grounded over a recurrent technical problem and never permitted to make the fatal flight, Indonesian authorities said ...

Indonesia gives first report on deadly Lion Air crash on Wednesday

Indonesia gives first report on deadly Lion Air crash on Wednesday

Indonesian investigators will deliver their first report into the Lion Air crash on Wednesday, a month after the brand-new Boeing 737 crashed into the sea, killing all 189 on board in the country's second-worst air disaster.

Indonesia says situation facing crew of doomed Lion Air jet not in flight manual

Indonesia says situation facing crew of doomed Lion Air jet not in flight manual

Indonesian investigators said on Monday more training was needed for Boeing 737 MAX pilots after discovering the situation believed to have faced the crew of a doomed Lion Air jet ...

Indonesia calls off the search for Lion Air crash victims

Indonesia calls off the search for Lion Air crash victims

Indonesia on Saturday called off the search for passengers of a Lion Air plane, almost two weeks after the jetliner plunged into the Java Sea killing 189 people on board.

Lion Air jet in another accident, a week after deadly crash

Lion Air jet in another accident, a week after deadly crash

A Lion Air passenger jet has been involved in another accident -- just a week after a plane from the Indonesian airline crashed with the loss of all 189 people on board.

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.

Crashed Lion Air jet had air speed indicator glitch on fatal flight

Crashed Lion Air jet had air speed indicator glitch on fatal flight

An Indonesian Lion Air jet that plunged into the Java Sea last week, killing all 189 on board, had an air speed indicator problem on its fatal flight and on three previous journeys, the country's transportation watchdog said Monday.

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.

Six sentenced to death over 1971 war crimes

Six sentenced to death over 1971 war crimes

A special court in Bangladesh yesterday sentenced six men, including a former lawmaker, to death for crimes committed during the country’s 1971 war of independence.