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Nation Oct 18FAA demands Boeing explain why it didn’t disclose troubling messages
Messages between two employees regarding their communications with federal regulators pointed to potential problems in a flight-control system.
Nation Oct 11Regulators fault both Boeing, FAA in certifying 737 MAX
A panel of international aviation regulators found that Boeing withheld key information about the 737 Max from pilots and regulators, and the Federal Aviation Administration lacked the expertise to understand an automated flight system implicated in two deadly crashes of…
Nation Jul 17Men who lost family members in Max crash seek safety changes
Two men who lost family members in the crash of a Boeing 737 Max airliner in Ethiopia called on Congress to change Federal Aviation Administration procedures.
Politics Jul 09Two-time presidential candidate Ross Perot dies at 89
A family spokesman said Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot died early Tuesday.
World Jul 03Boeing to pay $100 million to crash victims’ families and affected communities
Boeing faces dozens of lawsuits over the Lion Air and Ethiopian Airlines accidents.
Politics Jun 19WATCH: Lawmakers hear from pilots who have criticized Boeing
The House subcommittee is looking into Boeing and the 737 Max airliner, which remains grounded after accidents that killed 346 people.
Economy Apr 24Boeing pulls back its 2019 forecast, suspends stock buybacks
Investors and consumers have been keeping a close eye on Boeing due to two deadly crashes involving the 737 Max.
Politics Mar 27WATCH: Senate scrutinizes FAA oversight of Boeing planes after two fatal crashes
The Transportation Department watchdog has previously raised questions about the FAA's certification of Boeing planes and the seemingly close relationship between some agency managers and Boeing.
Nation Mar 21Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled 737 MAX jets
The equipment, which had been offered as an option, alerts pilots of faulty information from key sensors. It will now be included on every 737 Max as part of changes that Boeing is rushing to complete on the jets by…
Nation Mar 19Trump’s nominee to lead FAA would face Boeing oversight questions
The White House said Tuesday that President Donald Trump will nominate Stephen Dickson, a former Delta Air Lines executive, to head the FAA.