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Congress blasts Boeing missteps, FAA blunders on 737 MAX, calls for reform
2020/03/09 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing made missteps and withheld information about the 737 MAX while federal regulators failed to provide proper oversight, leading to a "fundamentally flawed" aircr...


2020/02/13 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | AIR TRANSPORT

The Federal Aviation Administration's lax oversight allowed Southwest Airlines to put millions of passengers at risk, according to a new audit that adds to scrutiny o...


Boeing's new 777X airliner takes off on first flight
2020/01/26 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing's new long-haul 777X airliner made its first flight on Saturday, a step forward for the company whose broader prospects remain clouded by the 737 MAX crisis.Th...


US aviation chief says Boeing 737 MAX won't be recertified until 2020
2019/12/11 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The top US air transport regulator on Wednesday doused Boeing's hopes that its 737 MAX will return to the skies this year, but the agency's chief still faces tough qu...


2019/11/13 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing on Monday said it expects the 737 MAX airplane, which was grounded after two crashes killed 346 people, to resume flying in January, delaying its return by one...


2019/10/02 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing continues to target the fourth quarter for regulatory approval to return the 737 MAX to service after two deadly crashes, a spokesman said Tuesday. The company...


2019/05/23 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The head of the US air safety agency said on Wednesday his agency hadn't yet evaluated Boeing's patch for its 737 MAX 8 jet, ahead of a Thursday summit of global avia...


2019/05/22 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Getting Boeing's top-selling 737 MAX back in the skies faces a critical test this week as the company and US regulators each seek to restore their reputations after t...


2019/05/17 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

Boeing said Thursday that it completed its software update on the 737 MAX after two deadly crashes resulted in a global grounding of the aircraft.The proposed fix, wh...


2019/05/16 | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration faced another grilling in Congress on Wednesday following revelations that pilots complained to Boeing about the 737 M...