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Ethiopian crash victims want 737 MAX documents from Boeing, FAA

18 Sep 2019

CHICAGO A lawyer for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 said on Tuesday he wants Boeing Co and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to hand over documents about the decision to keep the Boeing 737 MAX in the air after a deadly Lion Air crash last October.

Ethiopian crash victims want 737 MAX documents from Boeing, FAA

17 Sep 2019

CHICAGO, Sept 17 A lawyer for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 said on Tuesday he wants Boeing Co and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to hand over documents about the decision to keep the Boeing 737 MAX in the air after a deadly Lion Air crash last October.

Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies

13 Sep 2019

SEATTLE/CHICAGO/PARIS As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within weeks, following a six-month safety ban, engineers around the world are rolling out plans for one of the biggest logistical operations in civil aviation history.

FOCUS-Crisis-hit Boeing readies huge effort to return 737 MAX to the skies

13 Sep 2019

SEATTLE/CHICAGO/PARIS, Sept 13 As Boeing Co sets its sights on winning approval to fly its 737 MAX within weeks, following a six-month safety ban, engineers around the world are rolling out plans for one of the biggest logistical operations in civil aviation history.

United Airlines sees room for fare hikes next year, even with a 737 MAX return

12 Sep 2019

CHICAGO United Airlines Holdings sees room for higher U.S. fares next year, even with greater seat capacity when the grounded Boeing 737 MAX returns to the market, President Scott Kirby said at a conference on Thursday.

'Flight shaming' threatens air travel demand beyond Europe - IATA chief

04 Sep 2019

CHICAGO This summer, U.S. airlines have enjoyed booming flight demand, immune to a Swedish-born "flight shaming" movement that has hit air travel in Europe, where environmentally conscious travellers are choosing trains over planes.

Global regulator discrepancies over Boeing 737 MAX worry IATA

04 Sep 2019

CHICAGO The head of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned on Tuesday that any discrepancy among global regulators over reapproving Boeing Co's 737 MAX for commercial flight could set a worrying precedent for future aircraft programs.

American pulls 737 MAX flights through early December, still sees approval this year

01 Sep 2019

CHICAGO American Airline Group Inc said on Sunday it is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights through Dec. 3 but remains confident that the aircraft will be approved to fly again this year following new software and pilot training.

United extends Boeing 737 MAX flight cancellations until Dec. 19

30 Aug 2019

CHICAGO United Airlines Holdings said on Friday it is extending the cancellation of Boeing 737 MAX flights by another month until Dec. 19 as the jets remain grounded worldwide following two fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia in the past year.

World News

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even if it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.