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Southwest schedules without Boeing 737 MAX until Nov. 2, freezes pilot hiring

18 Jul 2019

Southwest Airlines Co joined U.S. rivals on Thursday in cancelling more flights until early November due to the continued grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX, which has also prompted the low-cost carrier to freeze new pilot hiring.

United tops profit estimates as MAX woes prompt higher fares in robust travel market

16 Jul 2019

United Airlines Holdings Inc on Tuesday reported a bigger-than-expected increase in second-quarter profit, driven by strong air travel demand and the ability to charge more for seats after the grounding of Boeing Co's 737 MAX reduced capacity.

American Airlines extends Boeing 737 MAX cancellations for fourth time

14 Jul 2019

American Airlines Group Inc said on Sunday it is extending for a fourth time cancellations of about 115 daily flights into early November due to the ongoing grounding of the Boeing Co 737 MAX jets.

Boeing 737 MAX to remain off United Airlines' schedule until November 3

12 Jul 2019

United Airlines Holdings said on Friday the Boeing 737 MAX would stay off its flight schedule until Nov. 3, a fresh extension leading to about 2,100 cancellations in September and 2,900 in October as the jets remain grounded worldwide.

Boeing 737 MAX to remain off United Airlines schedule until Nov. 3

12 Jul 2019

July 12 United Airlines Holdings said on Friday the Boeing 737 MAX would stay off its flight schedule until Nov. 3, a fresh extension leading to about 2,100 cancellations in September and 2,900 in October as the jets remain grounded worldwide.

Delta CEO sees 'marginal benefit' as competitors grapple with Boeing MAX grounding

11 Jul 2019

Delta Air Lines Inc sees the momentum behind 6.5% quarterly revenue growth continuing throughout the year, Chief Executive Ed Bastian said, citing strong domestic demand that drove an increase in its full-year profit forecast.

Delta CEO sees 'marginal benefit' as competitors grapple with Boeing MAX grounding

11 Jul 2019

July 11 Delta Air Lines Inc sees the momentum behind 6.5% quarterly revenue growth continuing throughout the year, Chief Executive Ed Bastian said, citing strong domestic demand that led the No. 2 U.S. carrier to lift its full-year profit forecast.

Boeing makes $100 million pledge for 737 MAX crash-related support

04 Jul 2019

SEATTLE/CHICAGO Boeing Co said on Wednesday it would give $100 million (£79 million) over multiple years to local governments and non-profit organizations to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX planes in Indonesia and Ethiopia. | Video

Boeing sees fix for latest 737 MAX software flaw in September

27 Jun 2019

Boeing Co will take until at least September to fix a newly identified problem on its grounded 737 MAX, a company official told Reuters, meaning the workhorse jet's return to service will be delayed until October at the earliest, significantly longer than most airlines had expected. | Video

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