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Boeing did not disclose 737 MAX alert issue to FAA for 13 months

The US planemaker has been trying for weeks to dispel suggestions that it made airlines pay for safety features after it emerged that an alert designed to show discrepancies in Angle of Attack readings from two sensors was optional on the 737 MAX.

May 06, 2019, 09:33 AM IST

Donald Trump urges 'rebrand' of 737 MAX, but Boeing wants to 'fix' the problem

Boeing's 737 MAX is Chicago-based Boeing`s fastest-selling jet and its main source of profits and cash, having won some 5,000 orders or around seven years of production for the aircraft.

 

Apr 16, 2019, 06:29 AM IST

Too many travellers, too few planes is US airlines' 737 MAX summer dilemma

"The revenue is right in front of them. They can see it, but they can`t meet it," said Mike Trevino, spokesman for Southwest Airlines Pilots Association and an aviation industry veteran.

Apr 14, 2019, 22:25 PM IST

More trouble for Boeing: Shareholders sue over 737 MAX crashes, disclosures

Boeing`s compromises began to emerge after the Ethiopian Airlines crash killed all 157 onboard, five months after the Lion Air crash killed 189, said the lead plaintiff.

 

Apr 10, 2019, 06:30 AM IST

US grounds 737 MAX jets, Boeing shares fall again

"We`re going to be issuing an emergency order of prohibition to ground all flights of the 737 MAX 8 and the 737 MAX 9 and planes associated with that line," Trump told reporters at the White House.

Mar 14, 2019, 00:45 AM IST

Boeing to boost production of best-selling 737 aircraft

US aerospace giant Boeing on Thursday said it would step up production of its best-selling 737 commercial jetliners to meet robust demand from customers worldwide.

Oct 02, 2014, 20:48 PM IST