17 Mar 2019
The recent crash of an Ethiopian Airline aeroplane has brought so much attention to the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. Here are some key facts about the American-made narrow-body aircraft:
16 Mar 2019
Sundays crash of an Ethiopian Airline MAX 8 plane that killed all passengers and crew member has drawn attention to the safety of the MAX 8. Many countries including UK, Australia, Nigeria, South Africa, China have suspended the operation of the Max 8 pending when civil aviation authorities give it clearance to take flight again.
15 Mar 2019
Boeing has now paused all 737 Max deliveries and the FAA says Boeing planes could be grounded through April. Flight control software needs to be upgraded and pilots trained. Donald Trump says he hopes the grounding will be for a “short period” and is “cautionary.”
13 Mar 2019
Boeing’s crisis of confidence continues with a growing number of countries and airline carriers suspending flights of the 737 Max 8 aircraft. The suspensions include the governments of the EU, China, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, India and Malaysia. But not the U.S. yet.
13 Mar 2019
U.S. aviation regulators have said they anticipate mandating changes to Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft by April after a second fatal crash in five months. The FAA says the planes remain airworthy and have no intention of following China’s lead in grounding it.
11 Mar 2019
Denise Chisholm, head of sector strategy at Fidelity, and Bloomberg Opinion columnist Brooke Sutherland discuss the second deadly crash of a 737 Max jetliner on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas."
21 Nov 2018
Boeing continues to say it is not to blame for the fatal crash of Boeing 737 Max in Indonesia. The manufacturer says it never held back any information from carriers about an obscure flight-control system.
18 Jul 2018
Boeing has received a $3.9 billion contract to build two 747-8 aircraft for use as Air Force One by the U.S. president, due to be delivered by December 2024 and painted red, white and blue.
9 Jul 2018
New Zealand agreed to buy four Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft through the United States' foreign military sales programme, its defence minister said on Monday (July 9).
26 Jun 2018
Boeing got a jump on next month's annual Aviation Trade Expo in the U.K. after inking two deals worth a combined $14.4B. The bulk of the aircraft will be delivered to Jet Airways in India.
28 Feb 2018
President Donald Trump reached an informal deal with Boeing on a fixed-price contract for the new Air Force One program that will cost $3.9 billion.
6 Sep 2017
Med-View airline - Flag carrier acquires Boeing 777 aircraft.