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Boeing set to lose biggest planemaker title as deliveries fall 37%

Boeing deliveries lagged those of Airbus SE, which on Tuesday said it handed over 389 planes in the same period, up 28% from a year earlier.

Jul 09, 2019, 23:15 PM IST

Boeing's 777X faces engine snags, questions rise over delivery goal

Dubai`s Emirates has said it expects to fly its first 777X in June 2020, a date now widely seen in doubt.

Jun 06, 2019, 10:51 AM IST

Boeing 737 MAX may not return to service until August: IATA head

 The 737 MAX was grounded globally in March after a crash in Ethiopia killed all 157 people on board, the model`s second deadly crash in five months.

May 29, 2019, 14:15 PM IST

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

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

Ethiopia to issue first Boeing investigation report on Thursday

Some 35 nationalities were among the 157 passengers and crew who died when the nearly full plane crashed six minutes after take-off from Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital, in clear conditions.

Apr 04, 2019, 07:11 AM IST

Boeing to submit 737 MAX software upgrade 'in the coming weeks'

Boeing Co said on Monday it planned to submit a proposed software enhancement package for the grounded 737 MAX in "the coming weeks" after the company had previously said it planned to deliver the fix for government approval by last week.

Apr 02, 2019, 06:40 AM IST

Boeing to make safety feature standard on 737 MAX

The company said in a statement it would make the "Angle of Attack disagree" alert a standard feature on the 737 MAX.

Mar 27, 2019, 23:32 PM IST

Boeing reshuffles top engineers amid 737 MAX crisis

Boeing Co, facing its biggest crisis in years following deadly crashes of its flagship 737 MAX aircraft, has brought in a new vice president of engineering while dedicating another top executive to the aircraft investigations, a company email showed on Tuesday.

Mar 20, 2019, 07:10 AM IST

Jet Airways offers 50 new generation Boeing 737 aircraft to SpiceJet: Sources

SpiceJet needs 10-12 more aircraft to meet the demand and expansion plans.

Mar 19, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Striking similarities in Ethiopia and Indonesia plane crashes pile pressure on Boeing

Investigators into the Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia, a source said, piling pressure on the world`s biggest planemaker. 

Mar 19, 2019, 07:47 AM IST

Boeing faces crisis with worldwide grounding of 737 MAX jetliners

  The United States grounded Boeing Co`s money-spinning 737 MAX aircraft on Wednesday over safety fears after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that killed 157 people, leaving the world`s largest planemaker facing its worst crisis in years. 

Mar 14, 2019, 07:02 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

Germany will not look at crashed Boeing 737 MAX black box, Canada grounds jets

Germany`s federal agency responsible for investigating air accidents will not analyse the black box from the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday, casting uncertainty over the process of finding out what may have caused the disaster.

Mar 14, 2019, 00:41 AM IST

DGCA grounds Boeing 737 Max by 4 pm on Wednesday, calls emergency meeting of all airlines

Following the Ethiopian Airline plane crash that claimed 157 lives, the DGCA banned all Boeing 737 Max 8 over the Indian airspace.

Mar 13, 2019, 10:24 AM IST

SpiceJet suspends Boeing 737 Max operations following DGCA ban

The airlines added that it is working towards attaining normalcy in operations and minimising passenger inconvenience.

Mar 13, 2019, 08:13 AM IST

India bans Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft after Ethiopian Airline crash

Only SpiceJet and Jet Airways operate Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft in India.

Mar 12, 2019, 23:37 PM IST

After crash in Ethiopia, India may ban Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft

In India, SpiceJet has 12 737 MAX 8 planes while Jet Airways Ltd has five.

Mar 12, 2019, 22:45 PM IST

UK, Malaysia join list of countries to have banned Boeing 737 Max aircraft

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, more than 40 per cent of the 737 Max aircraft fleet around the world has been grounded.

Mar 12, 2019, 19:29 PM IST

Jet Airways finalises deal for 75 more Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

This is the second order of 75 that Jet Airways has placed with Boeing for the 737 MAX.

Apr 05, 2018, 06:59 AM IST