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Lawmakers will quiz new FAA chief over review of Boeing jet

The House Transportation Committee said Monday that FAA Administrator Stephen Dickson will testify at a hearing Dec. 11......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 2nd, 2019

FAA chief tells Boeing CEO to focus on quality, timeliness of data submissions: email

The head of the U.S. FAA told Boeing Co's chief executive on Thursday the U.S. planemaker should focus on the quality and timeliness of data submittals for FAA review, according to an email from an FAA official to U.S. lawmakers seen by Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 12th, 2019

Boeing will not cancel CEO incentive award tied to 737 MAX return

Boeing Co told U.S. lawmakers it will not cancel an incentive award for its new chief executive tied to the return of its grounded 737 MAX despite criticism from Congress, according to a letter made public on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

FAA chief to testify at Dec. 11 U.S. House hearing on grounded Boeing 737 MAX

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will testify on Dec. 11 before a U.S. House panel on the agency's review of the grounded Boeing 737 MAX, which was involved in two fatal crashes in five months......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2019

Boeing CEO Muilenburg resists multiple calls for resignation

Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg on Wednesday spurned repeated calls to step down by U.S. lawmakers and from the mother of a young woman who was a victim of one of two 737 MAX crashes that killed 346 people......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2019

Boeing CEO pummeled on compensation, 737 MAX flaws at U.S. hearing

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg was repeatedly hammered by U.S. lawmakers at a hearing on Wednesday over his compensation and key mistakes in the development of the 737 MAX that he newly acknowledged, in the wake of deadly crashes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2019

U.S. lawmakers will press Boeing CEO on Day 2 of testimony

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg will face a second day of questions Wednesday from U.S. lawmakers on its now grounded 737 MAX after sharp criticism at a Senate hearing Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2019

Boeing CEO tells U.S. lawmakers at hearing: "We"ve made mistakes"; faces tough questions

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg was pressed b.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

Boeing CEO faces tough questions from U.S. lawmakers at hearing

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg, at the start of two days of testimony before U.S. lawmakers, faced tough questions on Tuesday on the crashes of two 737 MAX planes that killed 346 people and sparked calls for reforms......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

Boeing CEO to face tough questions from U.S. lawmakers

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg will begin the first of two days of testimony Tuesday before U.S. lawmakers and will face tough questions on the crashes of two 737 MAX planes, which killed 346 people and sparked calls for reforms......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

U.S. transportation chief asks new FAA head to review agency in wake of 737 MAX crashes

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said on Monday she has asked the new head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to assess the agency's performance in the wake of two fatal crashes of Boeing Co's 737 MAX planes since October......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 12th, 2019

FAA chief vows to keep Boeing 737 Max grounded until review proves it’s safe

U.S. aviation regulators expect to receive Boeing C.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 15th, 2019

Transportation chief adds a review to Boeing investigations

A special committee will “review the procedures of the FAA certification of new aircraft, “including the Boeing 737 MAX.”.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 26th, 2019

Federal aid package approved for thousands of laid off Boeing workers

The news comes two weeks after the state's Democratic lawmakers had petitioned U.S. Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia for help......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Lawmakers say FAA stonewalling on Boeing 737 Max documents

The chairman of a Senate committee accused the Federal Aviation Administration of failing to respond to legislators trying to understand how the agency approved the Boeing 737 Max, which.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 17th, 2020

U.S. trade chief vows to push for "broad reset" at WTO

The Trump administration will push for a broad reset of "outdated tariff determinations" at the World Trade Organization to fix what it sees as years of unfair treatment of the United States, a top trade official told U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2020

FAA chief acknowledges agency, Boeing made mistakes on 737 MAX

Federal Aviation Administration chief Steve Dickson acknowledged on Wednesday that Boeing and the U.S. air safety agency both made mistakes in the development of the 737 MAX jetliner, grounded for more than a year following fatal crashes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2020

U.S. FAA chief to testify at hearing on jet certification after 737 MAX crashes

The head of the Federal Aviation Administration is set to testify on Wednesday before a Senate committee on the safety certification of jetliners like Boeing Co's 737 MAX, still grounded after fatal crashes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 17th, 2020

U.S senators introduce bill to reform aircraft certification after 737 MAX crashes

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduced a bill on Tuesday to reform aircraft certification following two fatal Boeing Co 737 MAX crashes, lawmakers said in a statement......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 16th, 2020

More senior executives leave Embraer as dust settles over failed Boeing deal

Four senior executives are leaving Embraer SA , in addition to its commercial aviation chief, in the wake of a failed deal with Boeing Co and as a new chief executive reassess the jet maker's path forward, three sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 16th, 2020

Embraer secures $600 mln loan as commercial aviation chief departs

Embraer SA said on Monday it had secured a $600 million loan, partly backed by Brazil's government, at the same time as a key executive departed the planemaker weeks after a potentially transformational deal with Boeing Co fell apart......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 15th, 2020