The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday released its initial review of Boeing’s 737 Max anti-stall software suspected to contribute to two fatal plane crashes, calling it “operationally suitable.”
“What’s good for our travelers is, if you’re kicked out of your hotel in the morning, but your flight is at night, you can come to Jewel, check in your bag, enjoy the facilities that you see around you before you go on to your flight,” she said. Hung said the team drew inspiration from
Boeing is making “steady progress” on the path to certifying a software update to the 737 Max and has made the final test flight before certification, its chief executive said on Wednesday. “We are making steady progress toward certification,” Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said in a video on his Twitter account. “Yesterday we completed the
United Continental Holdings, the parent company of United Airlines, reported first-quarter earnings Tuesday that beat Wall Street profit expectations but fell shy of revenue estimates as the airline grapples with the prolonged grounding of Boeing’s 737 Max jets.
United Airlines has extended cancellations of the Boeing 737 Max through early July, following similar moves by other major airlines coping with the jet’s prolonged grounding.
American Airlines is extending cancellations for the Boeing 737 Max aircraft through August 19, a key summer travel period, as the jets remain grounded.
The debt-swamped Indian airline Jet Airways has reportedly canceled all of its international flights on Friday.
Southwest Airlines has removed the Boeing 737 Max jet from its schedule through Aug. 5, a key summer travel period. It’s unclear how many Southwest flights will be canceled as a result.
Boeing has completed 96 flights testing the performance of the 737 Max with updated software for the plane’s flight control system.
JetBlue Airways on Wednesday said it is planning to launch its first service to London, an aggressive move by the low-cost airline that’s aimed at luring lucrative corporate travelers away from entrenched rivals that already dominate air travel across the Atlantic.
JetBlue Airways appears to be gearing up to announce service across the Atlantic as soon as Wednesday, an expansion that the New York-based carrier views an an opportunity to undercut entrenched rivals with its cheaper business-class service.
Wall Street analysts downgraded shares of Boeing and Southwest Airlines on Monday as troubles worsen for the airplane maker’s popular 737 Max jets.
American Airlines will extend flight cancellations through June 5, more than a month longer than previously announced, as Boeing 737 Max planes remain grounded.
Massachusetts gambling regulators are questioning Wynn Resorts leaders Thursday about what they knew about allegations of sexual misconduct against company founder Steve Wynn. The state’s gaming commission resumed its interrogation of new company CEO Matt Maddox, who took over after company founder Steve Wynn resigned last year and has been a close confidant of the
Boeing is reportedly looking at slowing production of its popular 737 Max jets amid mounting evidence that bad data feeding into an automated flight system played a role in two plane crashes that killed 346 people since October.
Investors made a move on industrial stocks in anticipation that a U.S.-China trade agreement is near completion, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Thursday.
The Federal Aviation Administration is working with NASA and international aviation regulators on a joint task force to review Boeing’s fix for its popular 737 Max jets, the FAA said Wednesday.
An American Airlines flight traveling from Philadelphia to Orlando, Florida, was diverted to North Carolina on Tuesday after the pilots reported the smell of electrical fumes in the cockpit, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it expects Boeing to submit the final software fix for the 737 Max jet “over the coming weeks.”
An American Airlines flight safely landed in Boston after hitting a flock of geese on Sunday morning.