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Boeing may face billions more in losses as MAX crisis deepens - analysts

21 Oct 2019

Boeing Co may have to book billions of dollars in additional charges related to its parked 737 MAX jets, brokerages said on Monday, citing fresh uncertainty over the time frame for lifting a safety ban imposed after deadly crashes. | Video

Boeing expresses regret over ex-pilot's 737 MAX messages, faults simulator

21 Oct 2019

SEATTLE/WASHINGTON Boeing Co said on Sunday it understood the outcry over leaked messages from a former test pilot over erratic software behavior on its 737 MAX jet two years before recent crashes, and added it was still investigating what they meant.

Boeing board to meet in Texas as scrutiny intensifies - sources

20 Oct 2019

Boeing Co's board of directors and top executives from its airplanes division and supply chain were due to meet on Sunday in San Antonio, Texas, two days after the U.S. planemaker was plunged into a fresh crisis over its banned 737 MAX jet.

Boeing 737 MAX test pilot grappled with simulator flaws, too

19 Oct 2019

SEATTLE In newly released instant messages from 2016, a top Boeing Co 737 MAX test pilot tells a colleague that the jet's MCAS flight control system - the same one linked to two fatal crashes - was "running rampant in the (simulator) on me." | Video

UPDATE 1-Boeing 737 MAX test pilot grappled with simulator flaws, too

19 Oct 2019

SEATTLE, Oct 18 In newly released instant messages from 2016, a top Boeing Co 737 MAX test pilot tells a colleague that the jet's MCAS flight control system - the same one linked to two fatal crashes - was "running rampant in the (simulator) on me."

Boeing 737 MAX test pilot grappled with simulator flaws, too

19 Oct 2019

SEATTLE In newly released text messages from 2016, a top Boeing 737 MAX test pilot tells a colleague that the jet's MCAS flight control system - the same one linked to two fatal crashes - was "running rampant in the (simulator) on me."

Boeing 737 MAX test pilot grappled with simulator flaws, too

19 Oct 2019

SEATTLE, Oct 18 In newly released text messages from 2016, a top Boeing 737 MAX test pilot tells a colleague that the jet's MCAS flight control system - the same one linked to two fatal crashes - was "running rampant in the (simulator) on me."

Boeing CEO says 'fully supportive' of board's move to split jobs: memo

16 Oct 2019

SEATTLE Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg told employees he was "fully supportive" of the board's decision to split his chairman and CEO roles, allowing him to focus on running the world's largest planemaker, according to a memo seen by Reuters on Wednesday.

Boeing board strips CEO of chairman title amid 737 MAX crisis

12 Oct 2019

Boeing Co's board has stripped chief executive Dennis Muilenburg of his chairmanship title, in an unexpected strategy shift announced by the U.S. planemaker on Friday only hours after a global aviation panel criticized development of the troubled 737 MAX.

Space firm founded by billionaire Paul Allen sold to new owner

11 Oct 2019

SEATTLE Stratolaunch Systems Corp, the space company founded by late billionaire and Microsoft Corp co-founder Paul Allen, said on Friday it was continuing operations after transitioning ownership, but did not name the new owner.

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