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News Aerospace General
January 23, 2020  

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.

News Aerospace General
December 16, 2019  

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.

News Aerospace General
October 8, 2019  

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.

News Aerospace General
August 6, 2019  

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.

News Aerospace General
May 23, 2019  

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.

News Aerospace General
May 6, 2019  

Boeing didn’t tell airlines that safety alert wasn’t on

Feature designed to warn pilots when a key sensor might be providing incorrect information.

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 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.

News Aerospace General
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.

News Aerospace Government General
March 14, 2019  

US grounding of Boeing jet shows limits of company’s clout

Trump announced Wednesday that Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft in the U.S. were being grounded.

News Aerospace General
March 14, 2019  

Garneau orders grounding of all Boeing 737 Max 8s over safety concerns

Decision to ground the planes a precautionary move made after a review of all available evidence, Transport Minister told a news conference.

News Aerospace General
March 14, 2019  

Ethiopia crash black boxes arrive in France for analysis

Sunday’s crash was the second fatal flight for a Boeing 737 Max 8 in less than six months.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
October 14, 2016  

Former Alberta premier Prentice dies in plane crash

Cessna aircraft lost radar contact shortly after take-off from Kelowna airport.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
July 8, 2015  

Two dead after mid-air collision between Cessna and F-16 fighter jet

Jet pilot ejected and is uninjured; in hospital for observation.