Boeing will pay $2.5 billion to settle charge over 737 Max
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EU moves ahead with tariffs on US but hopes for Biden change
Trade action traded between US and EU over support for aircraft manufacturers Boeing and Airbus.
EU can put tariffs on $4B of US goods over Boeing support: WTO
One of the largest penalties handed down by the global trade organization, considering which products to target.
Heroux-Devtek signs multi-year Boeing deal to build actuation components
Contract win by the CESA subsidiary includes production requirements, spare parts for the 787, 777, 777X, 767 and 747.
FAA: Boeing pressured safety workers at SC aircraft plant
The U.S. FFA said that for nearly two years Boeing made employees doing safety checks report to managers who weren’t in position to oversee the work
FAA spells out design changes needed in grounded Boeing jet
It is not clear when the U.S. FAA will lift its March 2019 order grounding all Max jets
Troubles abound, Boeing losses bloom to US$2.4B in 2Q
Boeing has 450 finished Max jets stacking at various locations
Boeing slashes 12,000 jobs as virus seizes travel industry
Aerospace giant said it would cut 10% of a workforce that numbered about 160,000.
Boeing to reduce workforce by 400 in Winnipeg due to pandemic
Reductions will come from voluntary and involuntary layoffs and normal attrition.
Boeing to cut 10% of workforce as Q1 revenue, profit slide
Aerospace manufacturer will be accomplished through attrition, paying people to leave and layoffs.
Air Canada cancels order for 11 Boeing 737 Max jets [UPDATED]
Airline says the move reflects “evolving, long-term fleet planning requirements.”
Disasters foretold: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Lac Megantic
Is the erosion of regulations to blame for notorious transportation tragedies?
Air Canada, WestJet scrub Boeing 737 Max from schedules until June
Ottawa banned the 737 Max from the skies last March following two fatal crashes.
Boeing’s new CEO sees 737 Max production resuming in spring
Aerospace company doesn’t expect the FAA to certify the Max until this summer.
New Boeing CEO inherits crisis created under his predecessor
Will oversee legal strategy related to dozens of lawsuits by families of people who died in 737 Max crashes.
Deadly crash of a Boeing jet in Iran adds to company’s woes
Aerospace giant continues to struggle with crisis surrounding the Max, grounded last March after two crashes that killed 346 people.
Halting 737 Max production will hit suppliers, airlines
The economic hit is reverberating across the US.
Boeing to halt production of 737 Max airliner in January [UPDATED]
Boeing said it doesn’t expect any layoffs as a result of the production halt.
European Union fails to end illegal subsidies for Airbus: WTO
Panel found that the EU had not taken sufficient steps to end harm to Boeing.
Boeing settles several more lawsuits over Max plane crashes
Aerospace company has spent about a year making changes to flight software that played a role in the crashes.
Airline went into records after Max crash, engineer says
Ethiopian Airlines’ whistleblower points to pattern of corruption including fabricating documents, signing off on shoddy repairs and even beating those who got out of line.
Reports say Boeing insider filed safety complaint about Max
Faulty data from sensors triggered an automatic nose-down push that pilots were not able to overcome before crashes in Indonesia last October and in Ethiopia in March.
AP Sources: Boeing changing Max software to use 2 computers
In the new configuration, both of the plane’s flight control computers would be monitored by software.
Boeing CEO raises possibility of pausing Max production
Underscores the uncertainty swirling the company and its bestselling plane, grounded since March after two deadly crashes.
Saudi carrier cancels troubled Boeing 737 order for Airbus
Company said in April it has booked about $1 billion in charges related to fixing the plane.
New problem discovered in Boeing’s troubled 737 Max jet
The latest flaw in the plane’s computer system was discovered by FAA pilots.
Garneau approves sale of WestJet to Onex at price reduced by 737 Max issues
WestJet will become a privately held company.
Boeing eyes more 737 Max sales after post crash drought
Says it’s in negotiations with several customers interested in buying the jet.
Boeing made mistake in handling Max 737 warning system problem: CEO
He says restoring trust in the Max is Boeing’s No. 1 priority, ahead of an upgraded 777 and work on its NMA long-range jet.
United CEO vows to be aboard 737 Max when its cleared to fly
Boeing says it has finished with its updates to the flight-control software implicated in the crashes.
Heroux-Devtek firms up landing gear deal for Boeing F/A-18 program
Agreement is extended to include manufacturing of the nose and main landing gears for Advanced F-15 program.
FAA chief defends handling of Boeing Max safety approval
Boeing is updating an automated flight-control system that has been implicated in the two crashes involving the 737 Max.