United Airlines Says Its Pilots Must Stop Drinking Earlier Before Flying Its Jets

United released a memo telling its pilots to cut themselves off at least 12 hours before flying. The FAA standard is eight hours before flying......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2019

United Airlines says its pilots must stop drinking at least 12 hours before flying

United released a memo telling its pilots to cut themselves off at least 12 hours before flying. The FAA standard is eight hours before flying......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2019

United piltos told to stop drinking 12 hours before flying planes

Buzz60’s Elizabeth Keatinge tells us about a new United policy where pilots have to stop drinking 12 hours before they fly......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2019

United Airlines Wants Its Pilots to Stay Sober Longer

We all know the dangers of driving when we’ve been drinking. Just imagine how perilous flying an airplane under those circumstances would be — for the passengers and crew as well as for other........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 14th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Boeing didn’t tell Southwest that 737 Max safety feature had been turned off

Plane maker Boeing Co. didn’t tell Southwest Airlines Co. when the carrier began flying 737 Max jets in 2017 that a standard safety feature, found on earlier models and designed to warn pilots about malfunctioning sensors, had been deactivated......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 28th, 2019

United cancels 737 MAX flights into June as Spirit AeroSystems to freeze parts production

United Airlines Co is extending its cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights until June 4 as Boeing's top supplier, Spirit AeroSystems Inc, said it would stop making fuselages for the grounded jets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 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

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

Trump orders all Boeing 737 MAX to the ground

The United States was the last major country to stop all Boeing 737 MAX jets from flying after the plane was involved in its second deadly crash in five months. Conway G. Gittens reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 14th, 2019

U.S. grounds 737 MAX jets, Boeing shares fall again

President Donald Trump on Wednesday said the United States would ground Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets, following Europe and other nations that have already stopped the planes flying due to safety concerns, following an Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 13th, 2019

More American Airlines frontline staff criticize Boeing 737 MAX

American Airlines’ rollout of the Boeing 737 MAX is generating a lot of discontent among AA employees as more and more pilots and flight attendants get their first experience flying the aircraft. American began operating the MAX earlier this yea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

United Airlines is being sued for allegedly failing to stop a pilot who shared explicit photos of a flight attendant

Leon Neal/Getty Images The US government is suing United Airlines for allegedly failing to stop one of its pilots from post.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2018

United grabs regional-airline stake in boost for hubs

United Continental Holdings Inc. agreed to acquire a stake in ExpressJet Airlines, one of its regional affiliates, in a $70 million deal that will give the No. 3 U.S. carrier more control over short-distance flying and a fleet of about 150 small jets......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 19th, 2018

Hawaiian Airlines launches new career pathway for pilots

Hawaiian Airlines has launched a new career pathway for aspiring pilots. The carrier announced earlier this month that those interested in becoming a Hawaiian pilot now have the option of starting their career as an instructor in the Pilot Pathway A.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2019

United Airlines pulls Boeing 737 MAX jets until early June

United Airlines Holdings Inc said on Friday it is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights from early March until June 4, the longest that any U.S. carrier is scheduling without the grounded aircraft......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2019

Regulator puts loading curbs on 737 jets converted to freighters by Israel Aerospace

Israel's aviation regulator has ordered airlines with Boeing Co 737 jets converted to freighters by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) to comply with loading restrictions and use additional straps when needed before they can resume flying......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2019

United orders 50 long-range Airbus jets to replace older Boeing planes

United Airlines on Tuesday announced an order for 50 long-range Airbus jets, handing another victory from a U.S. airline to Boeing's European rival......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 4th, 2019

United Airlines orders 50 Airbus jets to replace entire fleet of Boeing 757 jets

The $6.5 billion order was an early Christmas gift for Airbus and a blow to Boeing's New Mid-market Airplane program, which remains in limbo as Boeing is consumed with challenges surrounding the 737 Max and 777X programs.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2019

United orders 50 new Airbus long-range jets to replace Boeing 757s

United Airlines Holdings Inc announced on Tuesday an order for 50 Airbus SE A321XLR jets to fly between the U.S East Coast and Europe, becoming the latest U.S. airline to ink a deal for the European planemaker's new passenger jet......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 3rd, 2019

United just ordered Airbus" newest jet to replace 50 aging Boeing 757s, while Boeing struggles to develop an alternative

Airbus United Airlines signed an order for 50 Airbus A321XLR jets on Tuesday, to replace its aging Boeing 757 fleet. Boeing has been developing a new mid-sized airplane, or "NMA," to replace the 757, the project has been delayed as Bo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 3rd, 2019

United Airlines pulls 737 Max jets off schedule until March 4

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Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 15th, 2019