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Boeing finds debris in fuel tanks of several 737 MAX jetliners waiting to be delivered; 'absolutely unacceptable', says company official
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Boeing finds debris in fuel tanks of several 737 MAX jetliners waiting to be delivered; 'absolutely unacceptable', says company official

The objects were found during maintenance work on some of the hundreds of 737 MAX jetliners Boeing has built but not delivered

Boeing employees' leaked documents reveal company executives called DGCA 'fools' during 737Max plane's approval process in 2017
India

Boeing employees' leaked documents reveal company executives called DGCA 'fools' during 737Max plane's approval process in 2017

During the approval process for 737Max planes in India in 2017, Boeing executives used terms such as 'fools' and 'stupid' for the Indian aviation regulator DGCA, according to internal documents released by the company

Boeing employees' leaked messages reveal they covered up snags in 737 Max airliner model that killed 346 in two crashes
World

Boeing employees' leaked messages reveal they covered up snags in 737 Max airliner model that killed 346 in two crashes

Last year, Boeing disclosed internal messages from 2016, in which a top pilot working on the plane told a colleague that he was experiencing trouble controlling the Max in a flight simulator and believed that he had misled the FAA

Air India, AI Express, several foreign carriers rerouting flights that usually take Iranian airspace; delay in flight arrivals expected
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Air India, AI Express, several foreign carriers rerouting flights that usually take Iranian airspace; delay in flight arrivals expected

Several major airlines, including India's national carrier Air India, said on Wednesday they were re-routing flights to avoid airspace over Iraq and Iran

Boeing, FAA reviewing wiring issue on grounded 737 MAX; to ensure all safety-related issues are addressed
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Boeing, FAA reviewing wiring issue on grounded 737 MAX; to ensure all safety-related issues are addressed

Boeing will halt production of the 737 MAX this month following the grounding in March of its best-selling plane after two fatal crashes in five months killed 346 people

US airlines operating in Pakistan airspace face risk from 'extremist activity', warns Federal Aviation Administration
India

US airlines operating in Pakistan airspace face risk from 'extremist activity', warns Federal Aviation Administration

US aviation regulator FAA on Thursday warned America's airlines and their pilots that there is risk involved in operating flights in Pakistan airspace due to "extremist or militant activity", according to an official document.

US aviation body wants to start tracking drones' locations flying in US airspace at all times
News & Analysis

US aviation body wants to start tracking drones' locations flying in US airspace at all times

The new regulations require all registered drones within 36 months to begin carrying a specific type of remote identification system that broadcasts over the internet.

SpiceJet's fleet expansion dreams hit as Boeing likely to delay 737 MAX aircraft deliveries amid suspension of production
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SpiceJet's fleet expansion dreams hit as Boeing likely to delay 737 MAX aircraft deliveries amid suspension of production

In August this year, SpiceJet had posted its biggest-ever quarterly profit of Rs 261.7 crore, as it flew more passengers and raised fares in the wake of the collapse of Jet Airways.

New FAA chief Stephen Dickson to meet with Boeing officials, plans to test 737 MAX simulator
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New FAA chief Stephen Dickson to meet with Boeing officials, plans to test 737 MAX simulator

Boeing has said it plans to conduct a certification test flight in the “September time frame” but Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg did not give a specific date when asked last week.

FAA bans recalled 15-inch MacBook Pros with Retina Display from flights citing battery risk
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FAA bans recalled 15-inch MacBook Pros with Retina Display from flights citing battery risk

The 2015 MacBook Pro with Retina Display had issues with the battery and a lot of them were recalled and had their batteries replaced

FAA bans American carriers from operating in Tehran-controlled airspace due to 'heightened military activities'; United Airlines suspends NY/Newark-Mumbai service
World

FAA bans American carriers from operating in Tehran-controlled airspace due to 'heightened military activities'; United Airlines suspends NY/Newark-Mumbai service

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Friday issued a Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) warning pilots that flights are not permitted in the overwater area of the Tehran Flight Information Region until further notice, due to heightened military activities and increased political tensions in the region.

737 MAX planes may have faulty parts on wings, reveals joint probe by FAA and Boeing
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737 MAX planes may have faulty parts on wings, reveals joint probe by FAA and Boeing

The development has come just two weeks after the company acknowledged that it had to correct defects in its 737 MAX flight stimulator, which are used to train pilots.

Global airlines want joint lifting of Boeing 737 MAX ban, say rift between regulators 'not in anyone's interest'
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Global airlines want joint lifting of Boeing 737 MAX ban, say rift between regulators 'not in anyone's interest'

Boeing’s best-selling jet was grounded in March after two crashes over five months killed a total of 346 people.

Boeing finally acknowledges defects in 737 MAX simulator software used to train pilots
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Boeing finally acknowledges defects in 737 MAX simulator software used to train pilots

Boeing 737 MAX planes have been grounded around the world, awaiting approval from regulators.

Boeing says 737 MAX software update is complete; fix needs approval from US, international regulators
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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.

US FAA bans low flights over Venezuela citing 'political instability' as Juan Guaido makes strongest call yet to oust president
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US FAA bans low flights over Venezuela citing 'political instability' as Juan Guaido makes strongest call yet to oust president

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Tuesday evening issued an order prohibiting US air operators from flying below 26,000 feet in Venezuela’s airspace until further notice, citing “increasing political instability and tensions”.

Boeing CEO says 737 MAX software update working as designed
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Boeing CEO says 737 MAX software update working as designed

Beoing is under pressure to convince MAX operators and global regulators that the aircraft is safe to fly again.

Boeing, FAA say more time needed to finish changes in flight-control system of troubled 737 Max
Business

Boeing, FAA say more time needed to finish changes in flight-control system of troubled 737 Max

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
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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.

Boeing to upgrade MCAS stall prevention system on 737 MAX planes in 10 days: Report
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Boeing to upgrade MCAS stall prevention system on 737 MAX planes in 10 days: Report

Boeing in the next 10 days will roll out an upgrade to the MCAS stall prevention system for 737 MAX aircraft