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August 5, 2020  

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

News Aerospace General
June 26, 2019  

New problem discovered in Boeing’s troubled 737 Max jet

The latest flaw in the plane’s computer system was discovered by FAA pilots.

News Aerospace General
May 15, 2019  

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.

News Aerospace General
April 25, 2019  

Boeing’s troubled jet is costing US$1B to fix so far

Boeing has about 4,600 unfilled orders for the 737 Max, which was involved in two recent fatal crashes.

News Aerospace General
April 2, 2019  

Boeing, FAA say more time needed for fix of troubled 737 Max

The planes have been grounded around the world since mid-March.

News Aerospace General
March 27, 2019  

FAA defends its reliance on aircraft makers to certify jets

Under the self-certifying program, planemaker employees perform tests and inspections needed to win safety approvals, with the FAA overseeing their work.

News Aerospace General
March 21, 2019  

European, Canadian regulators to do own review of Boeing jet

Marc Garneau said of the 737 Max that Canada will certify changes made to the plane’s software.

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March 18, 2019  

AP Source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets

A federal grand jury in Washington, D.C., sent a subpoena to someone involved in the plane’s development seeking emails, messages and other communications.

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December 10, 2015  

Honda gets US regulatory approval to produce first jet

HA-420 business jet will be the first in a line of aircraft made at a manufacturing hub North Carolina.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Operations Production
December 9, 2015  

Honda on cusp of launching production of company’s first jet

Company is expecting a crucial FAA certification of its first HondaJet this week.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General Operations Production
July 6, 2015  

After being grounded by lack of rules, US agricultural drones set to take off

Trade group says agriculture could account for 80% of all commercial drone use.

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February 17, 2015  

US wants small drone rules favourable to commercial operators

Federal analysis cites economic and safety benefits for the small unmanned vehicles.

News Aerospace Business Operations Operations Production Technology
April 22, 2013  

FAA approves resumption of 787 Dreamliner flights

Boeing has completed 20 separate tests of its new lithium-ion battery system.

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March 19, 2013  

Congress silent on 787 Dreamliner battery troubles

Boeing’s clout creates zone of congressional quiet on lithium battery woes.

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March 15, 2013  

787 flights will resume in weeks, Boeing says

Plane maker says a third of its testing is complete on new lithium-ion battery enclosure design.

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January 22, 2013  

FAA tries to keep pace as more advanced technology takes to the air

After Boeing 787 grounding, experts question the authority’s ability to keep up with the way planes are built today.

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January 21, 2013  

Boeing halts 787 deliveries until battery problems are fixed

Dreamliner production will continue despite the FAA’s grounding of all 787’s currently in use.