Boeing attempts to revive internationally grounded 737 MAX, but aircraft continues to ‘terrify’ passengers after two crashes that killed 346
On September 12, Boeing started putting out 30-second videos in which employees tout its planes' safety, hoping to reassure travelers about the 737 MAX that's been grounded worldwide since two crashes that killed 346 people.
Shares in SpiceJet and InterGlobe Aviation-owned IndiGo have soared 55% and 31% respectively this year, as the companies raced to fill in prime airport slots vacated by Jet Airways.
New software glitch in Max 737 is pushing aircraft's nose down; Boeing says working on fix to reduce 'pilot workload'
A new software glitch has been found in the Boeing 737 Max that could push the plane's nose down automatically, delaying the plane's return to flying.
FAA plans for Boeing's 737 MAX to fly outside US as aviation regulators consider when aircraft can resume service
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg has said repeatedly that there was no design flaw in the 737 MAX, and has described changes to the MCAS system as an "update" rather than a fix.
Two French families who lost kin in Ethiopian Airlines crash sue Boeing for 'involuntary homicide', putting 'profit over safety'
Two French families have filed lawsuits against US aircraft manufacturer Boeing over the crash of a 737 MAX of Ethiopian Airlines in March, lawyers said on Tuesday.
Boeing says 737 MAX software update is complete; fix needs approval from US, international regulators
Boeing said it has flown 737 MAX with updated software for the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System for more than 360 hours on 207 flights.
Boeing 737 MAX 8 woes crimp Asian airlines' growth plans amid Boeing's claims to make aircraft model safer
So far, regional carriers have managed to avoid major disruptions, but analysts expect that idling the MAX 8, a fuel-efficient update of Boeing's popular 737, will crimp growth plans in the near future.
Boeing has been working on safer technology updates after coming under fire following two crashes-Ethiopian Airlines crash and the Lion Air crash
Jet Airways crisis: Airline's grounded fleet risks losing landing slots, airworthiness if a solution doesn't come about soon
The question of parking fees for 120 aircraft cannot also be wished away but most vitally, Jet Airways could lose its landing slots at international airports.
SpiceJet to induct 16 Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft on dry lease; move aims to reduce flight cancellation, expand presence
Ajay Singh, chairman and managing director, SpiceJet said this is the first lot of Boeing 737s that the airline is inducting in its fleet.
Gone in 6 minutes: Ethiopian Airlines pilots struggled with Boeing's anti-stall system from first minute after takeoff, says initial report
From nearly the moment they roared down the runway and took off in their new Boeing jetliner, pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines flight encountered problems with the plane.
Boeing’s top-selling aircraft has been grounded worldwide since the 10 March Ethiopian Airlines disaster, which killed 157 people
Boeing is making changes in an automated system that is designed to prevent the plane's nose from rising, which can lead to a dangerous aerodynamic stall.
Ethiopian Airlines crash: Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing as company looks to return 737 MAX to service
Lion Air managing director Daniel Putut said Boeing had informed the airline of the Wednesday meeting but it might not attend.
IndiGo sets eyes on aircraft crew exiting Jet Airways; plans to hire about 100 pilots to overcome shortage
The Gurugram-based IndiGo has already recruited about 130 expatriate pilots from all over the world to meet its aircraft crew shortage, the report said.
Discoveries about Indonesia plane crash put pressure on Ethiopia probe; experts suspect faulty automated systems on both flights
Experts suspect an automated system, meant to stop stalling by dipping the nose, in both the Lion Air and the Ethiopia Airlines plane crash cases, with pilots unable to override it as their jets plunged downwards.
DGCA denies reports on calling airlines' meet today to discuss airfare rise after flight cancellations
According to the official, after the DGCA grounded all 12 of SpiceJet's 737 Max aircraft on 13 March following the Ethiopian Airlines crash, the problem of rising airfares in Indian market "aggravated".
DGCA calls meeting with airlines on Tuesday to discuss rising airfares as Jet Airways continues to ground aircraft
According to the official, after the DGCA grounded all 12 of SpiceJet's 737 Max aircraft on 13 March following the Ethiopian Airlines crash, the problem of rising airfares in Indian market has "aggravated"
Ethiopia government claims 'clear similarities' between Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes based on black box data
Black box data indicate "clear similarities" between last week's crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet and the October crash of an Indonesian Lion Air plane, Ethiopia's transport minister said on Sunday.
Boeing has been working on a software upgrade for an anti-stall system and pilot displays.