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Boeing 737 MAX software patch expected before end-March: sources

Boeing Co plans to release upgraded software for its 737 MAX in a week to 10 days, sources familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2019

Boeing software under scrutiny as Ethiopia prepares crash report

Boeing anti-stall software forced down the nose of a doomed Ethiopian jet even after pilots had turned it off, sources told Reuters on Wednesday, as investigators scrutinize the role played by technology and crew in the fatal March 10 crash......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 3rd, 2019

Boeing software re-engaged before Ethiopian crash: sources

Boeing anti-stall software forced down the nose of a doomed Ethiopian jet even after pilots had turned it off, sources told Reuters on Wednesday, as investigators scrutinize the role played by technology and crew in the fatal March 10 crash......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 3rd, 2019

Boeing system triggered repeatedly in Ethiopian crash: sources

Boeing anti-stall software repeatedly forced down the nose of a doomed Ethiopian jet after pilots had turned it off, sources told Reuters, as investigators scrutinize the role played by technology and crew in the fatal March 10 crash......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 3rd, 2019

Sources: Airbus to launch new A321 with nearly 200 orders

Airbus will launch a long-range version of its A321neo jet at the Paris Airshow on Monday, aiming to carve out new routes for airlines with smaller planes and steal a march on rival Boeing's plans for a possible new mid-market jet......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 17th, 2019

Airbus to launch new A321 with nearly 200 orders -sources

Airbus will launch a long-range version of its A321neo jet at the Paris Airshow on Monday, aiming to carve out new routes for airlines with smaller planes and steal a march on rival Boeing's plans for a possible new mid-market jet......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2019

Airlines want joint lifting of 737 MAX ban, but EU cautious

Global airlines urged regulators on Sunday to coordinate on software changes to the Boeing 737 MAX, thus avoiding damaging splits over safety seen when the aircraft was grounded in March......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 2nd, 2019

Boeing completes 737 MAX software update, working on pilot training plan

Boeing Co said on Thursday it had completed a software update for its 737 MAX jets, which have been grounded worldwide since March after they were involved in two fatal crashes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

Boeing sees FAA approving software fix in May, MAX ungrounding in July: sources

Boeing Co has told some 737 MAX owners it is targeting U.S. Federal Aviation Administration approval of its software fix as early as the third week of May and the ungrounding of the aircraft around mid-July, two sources told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

Boeing CEO says two thirds of MAX customers have tested software fix

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg said on Thursday that 67 percent of its more than 50 737 MAX customers have tested the manufacturer's software fix in simulator sessions, with additional tests expected in the coming weeks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 11th, 2019

Investigations mount as Boeing pushes forward with additional software fixes

On the same day that Ethiopian officials released a preliminary report in the deadly March 10 crash, Boeing officials acknowledged that additional software updates will be needed......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 5th, 2019

Boeing software re-activated before Ethiopian crash: sources

Boeing anti-stall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet re-engaged and pushed the jet downwards after the pilots initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor, two people familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 3rd, 2019

Boeing software re-engaged before crash - sources

Boeing anti-stall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet re-engaged as many as four times after the crew initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor, two people familiar with the matter said. Francesca Lynagh reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 3rd, 2019

Exclusive: Boeing software engaged repeatedly before crash - sources

Boeing anti-stall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet re-engaged as many as four times after the crew initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor, two people familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 3rd, 2019

Boeing fix will prevent repeated activation of anti-stall system: sources

A Boeing Co software fix for the grounded 737 MAX will prevent repeated operation of an anti-stall system at the center of safety concerns and deactivate it altogether if two sensors disagree too much, two people familiar with pilot briefings said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2019

Boeing readies 737 MAX software fix as families wait for crash report

Boeing Co will provide airlines that have bought the 737 MAX with free software upgrades, the U.S. manufacturer said on Monday, as Ethiopian Airlines told Reuters it expected a preliminary crash report this week or next......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines CEO says preliminary crash report "may be this week or next"

Ethiopian Airlines Chief Executive Officer Tewolde Gebremariam said on Monday he expected the preliminary release of a report into the March 10 crash of its Boeing 737 800 MAX "maybe this week or next week"......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2019

Boeing to mandate safety feature in MAX software upgrade: sources

Boeing Co will mandate on MAX jets a previously optional cockpit warning light, which might have warned of problems that possibly played a role in the recent crashes of Ethiopian and Indonesian planes, two officials briefed on the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 22nd, 2019

Boeing to offer safety feature as standard in 737 MAX software upgrade: sources

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Category: topSource: reutersMar 21st, 2019

Boeing to offer safety feature as standard in 737 MAX software upgrade -sources

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Category: topSource: reutersMar 21st, 2019

Boeing to mandate safety alert in 737 MAX software upgrade: sources

Boeing Co will mandate a previously optional cockpit warning light as part of a forthcoming software update to the 737 MAX fleet that was grounded in the wake of two fatal crashes, two officials briefed on the matter said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 21st, 2019