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Boeing to take US$4.9 billion tax writedown on 737 Max fallout

The higher costs will reduce the margin for the 737 programme, Boeing’s largest source of profit and revenue, in the second quarter and future quarters.

Man who lost family in plane crash to testify in Congress

Paul Njoroge has not been able to work since the crash and getting justice for his family is the only thing that gets him up in the morning.

Ryanair says 737 Max groundings to hit 2020 results

With a return date for the Max still uncertain, it has become unlikely that Boeing will be able to hand over all 58 planes that Ryanair was expecting.

Airlines and regulators meet to discuss Boeing 737 MAX un-grounding efforts

The meeting is set to discuss the financial impact of a global grounding of nearly 400 737 MAX jets that has lasted three months.

Airbus will challenge Boeing to undo showstopping 737 Max deal

Airbus’ CEO game to fight for the IAG deal before it develops into a final contract.

Pilots tell US Congress more training needed on 737 MAX

The hearing comes as Boeing continues its work with the US Federal Aviation Administration and other regulators to get the 737 MAX back in the skies.

Boeing: Sorry for crashes

A top Boeing executive apologises for the crashes and says the priority of the company is to return the planes to service safely.

Ethiopian Airlines rejects ‘pilot error’ claim in US

Ethiopian Airlines CEO bites back at US politician who blamed the pilots as the cause of the crashes.

Boeing says will take time to win back confidence

Boeing head Dennis Muilenburg expects the 737 MAX to return to service this year.

Emirates predicts 737 Max won’t fly until after Christmas

Emirates has partnerships with low-cost carrier FlyDubai, which has more than a dozen Max planes in its fleet and many more due to be delivered.

Airlines want joint lifting of 737 MAX ban, but EU cautious

Airlines are worried further splits between regulators over safety could confuse passengers and cause disruption.

Airlines plead for regulators to unite on 737 Max’s return

Combined approval from authorities across the globe affirming that the jet is safe to fly will help restore bruised consumer confidence.

United CEO promises to rebook passengers concerned about 737 MAX

United are the only company to make such an announcement so far.

French families sue Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines disaster

The families have accused Boeing of putting profit over safety.

Boeing acknowledges flaw in 737 MAX simulator software

The company has not indicated when it first became aware of the problem, and whether it informed regulators.

Boeing vows ‘transparency’ to 737 max buyers in new outreach

Executives are using the sessions to discuss how to maintain the jetliners, which were grounded days after a March 10 disaster.

Pilots demand better training if Boeing wants to rebuild trust in...

Pilots want simulation time along with briefings on how the MCAS works.

FAA sets multi-nation review of Boeing’s troubled Max planes

The review is to begin April 29 and is expected to take 90 days.

United Airlines still expects new 737 MAX planes this year

Boeing's 737 MAX planes have been grounded globally since mid-March following two deadly crashes involving the planes.

Boeing 737 MAX training changes deemed suitable

Boeing has been working on a software fix for its anti-stall system following crashes in Ethiopia last month and Indonesia in October.

Boeing sees me as its ‘piggy bank’, Lion Air co-founder says

Lion Air has spent tens of billions of dollars on plane orders with Boeing to become one of Asia's largest budget carriers.

FAA meets with US airlines, pilot unions on Boeing 737 Max

Boeing is reprogramming software on the 737 Max to prevent erroneous data from triggering an anti-stall system known as MCAS that is under mounting scrutiny following the two deadly nose-down crashes.

How flawed software, excess speed doomed an Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max

All 737 Max aircraft have been grounded and Boeing is working on an MCAS software fix and extra training that it says will prevent a repeat of such accidents.

Boeing bakal kurangkan pengeluaran pesawat 737 Max

Boeing memutuskan untuk mengurangkan jumlah pengeluaran pesawat daripada 52 kepada 42 buah sebulan mulai pertengahan April.