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Boeing suspends deliveries of fastest-selling Max 737 jets but continues production of aircraft
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Boeing suspends deliveries of fastest-selling Max 737 jets but continues production of aircraft

Each month of the grounding could cost Boeing around $1.8 billion to $2.5 billion in delayed revenue, according to analyst estimates, although that could be recouped once the ban is lifted and the planes are delivered.

SpiceJet to cancel 35 flights today after India grounds all Boeing 737 Max aircraft; to set up cell to deal with passenger grievances
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SpiceJet to cancel 35 flights today after India grounds all Boeing 737 Max aircraft; to set up cell to deal with passenger grievances

SpiceJet said, a majority of passengers affected as a result of these cancellations have been accommodated on alternate flights

US grounds Boeing's money-spinning 737 Max aircraft over safety fears after Ethiopian Airlines plane crash
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US grounds Boeing's money-spinning 737 Max aircraft over safety fears after Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

New satellite data and evidence from the scene of Sunday’s crash helped in suspending 737 MAX flights

Ethiopian Airlines crash: Boeing says it has full confidence in safety of 737 MAX as more countries ground aircraft model
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Ethiopian Airlines crash: Boeing says it has full confidence in safety of 737 MAX as more countries ground aircraft model

Boeing stated that the US Federal Aviation Administration is not mandating any further action at this time, and based on the information, it does not have any basis to issue new guidance to operators.

Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air plane crash: Anti-stalling system on Boeing's 737 Max 8 under scanner as countries ground aircraft
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Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air plane crash: Anti-stalling system on Boeing's 737 Max 8 under scanner as countries ground aircraft

Boeing has described the Max series as its fastest-selling family of planes, with more than 5,000 orders placed to date from about 100 customers.

Amazon's customers are waiting for Bezos to live up to his prediction about drones
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Amazon's customers are waiting for Bezos to live up to his prediction about drones

Usage of drones has grown rapidly in some industries, but mostly outside the retail sector.

Aviation agencies plan on banning laptops and other large electronic devices from check-in luggage
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Aviation agencies plan on banning laptops and other large electronic devices from check-in luggage

International aviation agencies are planning to ban large PEDs, including laptops in aircraft check-in luggage. The same is expected to be implemented in India too.

Boeing has hired Norsk Titanium AS to 3D print titanium parts; to save $2-3 million off each plane
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Boeing has hired Norsk Titanium AS to 3D print titanium parts; to save $2-3 million off each plane

Boeing Co hired Norsk Titanium AS to print the first structural titanium parts for its 787 Dreamliner.

The FAA has granted Elon Musk's SpaceX permission to resume flying from 10 January
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The FAA has granted Elon Musk's SpaceX permission to resume flying from 10 January

Elon Musk’s SpaceX rocket company has been cleared to resume flying following a launch pad explosion four months ago, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Friday.

In-flight Wi-Fi in India to be delayed indefinitely by
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In-flight Wi-Fi in India to be delayed indefinitely by "spurious" security concerns and red tape

As it stands today, any commercial passenger aircraft is required to disable in-flight Wi-Fi access when flying over Indian airspace. This includes international flights.

Air traffic controllers, airline pilots soon to switch to text communications
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Air traffic controllers, airline pilots soon to switch to text communications

Airline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds the potential to reduce delays, prevent errors and save billions of dollars in fuel cost, says the Federal Aviation Administration.

Drone usage is gradually pushing the conversation towards ownership of the sky
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Drone usage is gradually pushing the conversation towards ownership of the sky

When a small town American roofer took legal action against a neighbour for shooting down his drone, the local dispute sparked a case that could help shape the newest frontier of property rights law – who owns the air.

FAA contemplating whether millions of drones will fill skies
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FAA contemplating whether millions of drones will fill skies

So many people are registering drones and applying for drone pilot licenses that federal aviation officials said Friday they are contemplating the possibility of millions of unmanned aircraft crowding the nation's skies in the not-too-distant future.

FAA warns air passengers against turning on their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones
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FAA warns air passengers against turning on their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones

Airline passengers should not turn on or charge their Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Galaxy Note 7 smartphones during flights or stow them in checked baggage due to concerns over the phone's fire-prone batteries, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 might be banned from flights in the US: Report
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The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 might be banned from flights in the US: Report

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 issues don’t seem to have ended with the worldwide recall of the Galaxy Note 7 devices. The FAA is now reportedly “actively exploring” the issue and might be considering a ban of the device on all flights.

Firm co-founded by Indian-American to launch spacecraft to take human remains to the moon
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Firm co-founded by Indian-American to launch spacecraft to take human remains to the moon

A private firm co-founded by an Indian-American and licensed to launch a spacecraft and land on the moon plans to take human remains to the moon.

FAA proposes two new fines against Amazon over hazardous shipments
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FAA proposes two new fines against Amazon over hazardous shipments

The U.S. FAA is proposing $130,000 in civil fines against Amazon for shipping products that allegedly violated hazardous materials regulations

White house clears takeoff for small, commercial drones
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White house clears takeoff for small, commercial drones

Routine use of small drones by real estate agents, farmers, filmmakers and other commercial operators was cleared for takeoff by the Obama administration

FAA proposes fining Amazon $350,000 for hazardous package
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FAA proposes fining Amazon $350,000 for hazardous package

A $350,000 fine is proposed against Amazon for shipping a product that allegedly violated hazardous materials regulations & injured UPS workers handling it.

FAA writing rules for Commercial drone flights over people
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FAA writing rules for Commercial drone flights over people

Federal aviation officials said they will work quickly on regulations that would permit small, commercial drones to fly over people and crowds.