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First batch of AH-64E Apache attack helicopters to arrive in India today

The first consignment of AH-64E Apache Guardian Attack Helicopters from the US defence manufacturing giant Boeing will arrive onboard an Antonov AN 224 Transport Aircraft today.

Jul 27, 2019, 08:20 AM IST

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations for fourth time

American Airline`s decision was expected after the Federal Aviation Administration last month uncovered a new flaw that Boeing estimates will take until at least September to fix.

Jul 14, 2019, 20:24 PM IST

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

Ethiopian crash families criticise Boeing over donation plan

Some of the families said Wednesday`s announcement from Boeing also triggered an avalanche of unwelcome phone calls from relatives and acquaintances.

Jul 04, 2019, 22:27 PM IST

Airlines cancel more Boeing 737 MAX flights as some crash victims refuse to settle

Boeing Co`s shares lost 2.4% as the planemaker grapples with the fallout of two deadly crashes of its 737 MAX jet within five months, which prompted a worldwide grounding in March.

Jun 27, 2019, 22:47 PM IST

Mike Pompeo to arrive in India on Tuesday; all eyes on strengthening defence ties

Disputes over trade and protectionist moves have escalated between the two countries in recent months, but defence ties remain strong with Washington seeking to build Indian capabilities as a counterweight to China.

Jun 25, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

HAL delivers 150th gun bay door for Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet

HAL has been Boeing's long-term supplier in India for over 25 years. Boeing awarded HAL the contract to manufacture gun bay doors for the Super Hornet in 2007.

Jun 24, 2019, 19:08 PM IST

New blow to Boeing from engine delay, Airbus long-range rival takes off

The aerospace industry`s biggest annual event is traditionally a slugging match between Airbus and Boeing in the $150 billion a year commercial aircraft market. 

Jun 17, 2019, 23:49 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

BOC Aviation delivers three Boeing aircraft to SpiceJet

The three aircraft are powered by CFM56 engines.

May 24, 2019, 11:13 AM 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

Boeing 737 with 143 on board skids into Florida river, 21 injured

A chartered Boeing 737 jetliner with 143 people on board slid off a runway and into the St Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida, on Friday while attempting to land at a military base in a thunderstorm, injuring 21 people.

May 04, 2019, 11:08 AM IST

Boeing 737 jet with 136 people on board goes into Florida river, no casualties so far

A Boeing 737 commercial jet with 136 people on board slid into the St John`s River near Jacksonville, Florida after landing on Friday, a spokesman for Naval Air Station Jacksonville said.

May 04, 2019, 08:50 AM IST

Pilots demand better training if Boeing wants to rebuild trust in 737 MAX

The comments were made by the Allied Pilots Association (APA), which represents pilots at American Airlines Group Inc, the world`s largest airline and one of the biggest 737 MAX operators in US.

Apr 28, 2019, 23:06 PM IST

Boeing suffers $1 billion hit from 737 Max crisis, abandons 2019 financial outlook

The world`s largest planemaker is facing one of the biggest crises in its 103-year history following the disasters on Lion Air in Indonesia on Oct. 29 and another on Ethiopian Airlines on March 10, which together killed all 346 on board. 

Apr 25, 2019, 08:21 AM IST

Indian, US Navies hold anti-submarine warfare exercise

Indian and the US` P-8 anti-submarine aircraft, along with the USS Spruance, a guided-missile destroyer, participated in the anti-submarine warfare training on April 15.

Apr 21, 2019, 09:36 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

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

Boeing cuts 737 MAX output in wake of two deadly crashes

Production will be cut to 42 airplanes per month from 52 starting mid-April, the company said in a statement, without giving an end-date.

Apr 06, 2019, 08:11 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