“I don’t think there’s been enough scrutiny to determine whether this product is airworthy,” said Chris Moore, whose daughter Danielle was killed in the Ethiopian crash. “Essentially, what happened is my daughter and 156 others were on the second phase of a flight test. They were guinea pigs.” The Max …Read More »
Senior leaders from the Federal Aviation Administration defended the certification of the 737 Max at a Senate hearing on Wednesday, but raised the possibility of changing the process for approving new aircraft. “We continue to hear of more problems with F.A.A.’s certification of the 737 Max aircraft,” Senator Susan Collins, …Read More »
Good Friday morning. (Want this by email? Sign up here.) The 737 Max crisis cost Boeing $8 billion and counting The financial fallout from the troubled 737 Max jetliner continues to swell for Boeing, which yesterday announced $7.3 billion in costs that will hit its bottom line, David Gelles of …Read More »
Boeing 737 Max: What happened, what is the effect of the grounding and when might the plane fly again?
The Boeing 737 Max has been grounded worldwide since March 2019 following two fatal accidents that involved the plane’s anti-stall system. These are key issues. How significant is the Boeing 737? We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, …Read More »
After Boeing announced a $3.4bn (£2.7bn) second-quarter loss as a result of the 737 Max grounding, the manufacturer’s boss has outlined plans for the plane’s return to the skies. But what needs to happen before the aircraft re-enters service? Here is everything you need to know. The tragic events that led to …Read More »
Boeing has made a $3.4bn (£2.7bn) second-quarter loss as a result of the Boeing 737 Max grounding. In the corresponding three months in 2018, Boeing made a profit of $2.2bn (£1.8bn). The latest variant of the twin-jet plane was grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes killed a total of 346 people. We’ll tell you …Read More »