FAA's close ties to Boeing questioned after 2 deadly crashes

For more than six decades, the Federal Aviation Administration has relied on employees of airplane manufacturers to do government-required safety inspections as planes are being designed or assembled.

FAA's close ties to Boeing questioned after 2 deadly crashes

For more than six decades, the Federal Aviation Administration has relied on employees of airplane manufacturers to do government-required safety inspections as planes are being designed or ...

Fri 15 Mar 19 from Phys.org

Boeing, airlines face tough path after 737 MAX grounding

Days after the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX 8 that killed 157 people and led to the plane being grounded worldwide, Boeing and commercial airlines are trying to get a handle on the ...

Thu 14 Mar 19 from Phys.org

US aviation authority says no update on Boeing, probe continues

Despite a wave of countries grounding the Boeing aircraft involved in another deadly crash, US authorities on Tuesday said it would not make any decision until it has more evidence.

Tue 12 Mar 19 from Phys.org

A second 737 MAX crash raises questions about airplane automation

Regulators, airlines and Boeing need to grapple with how much information pilots are given as systems become more complex.

Tue 12 Mar 19 from MIT Technology Review

Grounding the Boeing 737 a touchy subject for US authorities

Following Sunday's crash in Ethiopia of another Boeing 737 MAX 8, the second accident in five months, the flagship US manufacturer faces fresh questions about the planes' airworthiness.

Mon 11 Mar 19 from Phys.org

Some countries ground Boeings, most keep them flying

Boeing's 737 MAX 8 medium-haul workhorse jet was grounded in China, Ethiopia and Indonesia on Monday after an Ethiopian Airlines crash killed all 157 people on board.

Mon 11 Mar 19 from Phys.org

Jet engines get planes in the sky, but software keeps them safe

Technology Boeing is working on a fix for a system that may be connected to two aviation disasters. Even before the crash in Ethiopia, Boeing had been working on a software ...

Thu 14 Mar 19 from Popular Science

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