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FAA chief tries Boeing 737 MAX simulator, tests new safety software

The FAA declined to say how its updated anti-stall software performed......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews4 hr. 11 min. ago

FAA waiting for more software details before 737 MAX can return to service

Boeing Co still has a series of steps to complete before the 737 MAX can return to service, including submitting a pre-production version of a software update, Federal Aviation Administration chief Steve Dickson said......»»

Category: topSource: reuters5 hr. 11 min. ago

FAA chief to meet with Boeing officials, test 737 MAX simulator

New Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) chief Stephen Dickson plans to fly to Seattle this week to fly "newly configured" Boeing 737 MAX software in a simulator and will visit with Boeing officials, the agency said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 16th, 2019

FAA plans to test Boeing MAX software on less-experienced pilots: sources

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration plans to test next month how pilots with around one year of experience flying Boeing 737 jets handle new software on the MAX model, four sources with knowledge of the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 22nd, 2019

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

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......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2019

Analysts: Boeing not likely to hit 57 per month on 737 until 2021

Fresh off a new software issue expected to lengthen the grounding of the Boeing Co.’s 737 MAX, one investment firm now believes the company will stay below its previous 737 output expectations for more than another year.  In a research note pro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2019

Boeing airliner deliveries tumble amid problems with 737 Max

With the 737 Max jet still grounded after two deadly crashes, deliveries of new Boeing jets are falling far behind last year's pace......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 11th, 2019

Legislators seek answers on Boeing 737 Max alert defect

Two key legislators want answers from Boeing and federal regulators about why the company waited more than a year to disclose that a safety alert in its 737 Max plane wasn't working properly......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 7th, 2019

EU reserves right to take own decisions on Boeing 737 MAX

The European Union will work with other regulators on the approval of new software for the Boeing 737 MAX but reserves the right to take its own decision on when to return the grounded jet to service, the bloc's transport chief said on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2019

United CEO promises to rebook passengers concerned about 737 MAX

United Airlines Chief Executive Oscar Munoz promised on Wednesday to accommodate any passengers concerned about flying Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets once regulators deem the aircraft safe to fly again......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2019

FAA chief defends grounding Boeing 737 Max later than other nations, worries problem took a year to discover

Boeing 737 Max had a cockpit warning light problem that took a year for FAA to learn, acting administrator Daniel Elwell told a US Hou.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 16th, 2019

Boeing reportedly knew of the software error on the 737 Max for a year before telling airlines and regulators

AP Photo/Elaine Thompson The Wall Street Journal reports that Boeing knew of a software error that prevented the correct functioning of an alert system on the 737 Max for over a year before notifying airlines and regulat.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 5th, 2019

Boeing"s CEO explains why the company didn"t tell 737 Max pilots about the software system that contributed to 2 fatal crashes (BA)

Stephen Brashear / Stringer / Getty Images Boeing has come under scrutiny in recent months for its failure to disclose the presence of the Maneuvering Characteristic Augmentation System (MCAS) on its Boeing 737 Max airliners.  The.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 29th, 2019

Southwest: Boeing didn"t say it had deactivated safety alert

Southwest Airlines says Boeing did not disclose that it had deactivated a safety feature on its 737 Max jets until after one of the airliners crashed last year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 28th, 2019

Meet John Bilello, a 2019 CFO of the Year honoree

John Bilello Chief financial officer Harmony Healthcare What inspired you to become a finance executive? I love solving problems and I was always good at math, so I became an accountant. Throughout my career, I’ve been challenged with working .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2019

Honeywell evaluating revenue potential from Boeing"s next aircraft launch: CFO

Honeywell International Inc is evaluating the revenue potential from supplying parts to Boeing's next major aircraft program, which is likely to be finalized by late 2019 or early next year, Chief Financial Officer Greg Lewis told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

Honeywell assessing its role in Boeing"s next aircraft launch: CFO

Honeywell International Inc is evaluating the revenue potential from supplying parts to Boeing's next major aircraft program, which is likely to be finalized by late 2019 or early next year, Chief Financial Officer Greg Lewis told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

Boeing making "steady progress" on path to 737 MAX software certification: CEO

Boeing Co is making "steady progress" on the path to certifying a software update to the grounded 737 MAX and has made the final test flight before a certification flight, its chief executive said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2019

United sees Boeing"s 737 MAX flying this summer, deliveries before year-end

United Airlines expects Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX jets to return to service this summer, with deliveries resuming before the end of the year, an executive said on Wednesday, reassuring investors concerned about a prolonged suspension......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2019

Outside the Box: Here’s what we can learn from Boeing’s unhealthy corporate culture

Boeing has problems that require more than software upgrades, writes Ann Skeet......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2019