The Boeing 737 MAX is a narrow-body aircraft series manufactured by Boeing Commercial Airplanes as the fourth generation of the Boeing 737, succeeding the Boeing 737 Next Generation (NG).
It is based on earlier 737 designs, re-engined with more efficient CFM International LEAP-1B engines, aerodynamic changes, and airframe modifications.
FAA Administrator Stephen Dickson told House lawmakers the return of the Boeing 737 Max to service "is not guided by a calendar or schedule," suggesting that regulators won't clear the airplane to fly.. USATODAY.com - Published
The Federal Aviation Administration said it'll be the only issuer of airworthiness certificates for every Boeing 737 MAX plane, a role it had shared with the aircraft maker in the past. Fred Katayama..
Mechanical and design issues contributed to the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX jet last October, Indonesian investigators told victims' families in a briefing on Wednesday ahead of the release of a final..
The CEO of Boeing testified for the first time since two deadly crashes forced the grounding of the 737 Max. One year after the first of those crashes, Boeing is pushing to get its troubled jet back in.. CBS News - Published
One year on from the Lion Air plane crash that killed 189, relatives and friends of victims held prayer vigils and cast flower petals into the Java Sea at the site where the budget carrier's Boeing 737.. Reuters - Published
A final Indonesian report on the fatal crash of Lion Air flight 610 published on Friday details stress and confusion in the cockpit as the Boeing 737 MAX's MCAS software, misled by faulty sensor.. Reuters - Published
Indonesia has recommended closer scrutiny of automated control systems, better design of flight deck alerts and accounting for a more diverse pilot population in the wake of a Boeing 737 MAX crash,.. Reuters - Published
Two Democrats on the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee on Thursday introduced legislation to mandate numerous aviation safety recommendations in the wake of two fatal Boeing 737 MAX crashes that killed.. Reuters - Published
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) must work to restore "public confidence" in aircraft certification efforts after two deadly Boeing 737 MAX crashes, the U.S. Transportation Department's.. Reuters - Published
United Airlines Holdings Inc said on Friday it is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights until Jan. 6, as regulators continue to extensively review proposed software changes to the grounded.. Reuters - Published
An international panel of air safety regulators on Friday harshly criticized the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) review of a safety system on Boeing Co's 737 MAX jet that was later tied to.. Reuters - Published
Ethiopian Airlines' former chief engineer says in a whistleblower complaint that the carrier went into maintenance records on a Boeing 737 Max jet a day after it crashed this year, a breach he contends.. USATODAY.com - Published
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration process for certifying new airplanes is not broken but needs to be improved, the chair of an international panel of air-safety regulators, tasked to review.. Reuters - Published
Indonesian investigators have found that design and oversight lapses played a key role in the October crash of Boeing Co's 737 MAX jet that killed all 189 aboard, the Wall Street Journal said on.. Reuters - Published
The final report on the crash of a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX jet that killed 189 people last year will be published in the first half of November, Indonesia's civil aviation authority said on Wednesday. Reuters - Published
A lawyer for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 said on Tuesday he wants Boeing Co and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to hand over documents about the decision to keep the Boeing 737.. Reuters - Published
Boeing 737 Max planes are still grounded as another popular travel holiday is approaching. CBS News travel editor Peter Greenberg joined CBSN AM with a look at what to expect for Labor Day weekend. CBS News - Published
FAA analysis reveals the agency knew another Boeing 737 Max malfunction was "likely" within 10 months of last year's deadly Lion Air crash. CBS News transportation correspondent Kris Van Cleave spoke.. CBS News - Published
Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said the company may have to temporarily halt production of its 737 Max, which is grounded after two deadly crashes. Boeing also announced a 35% drop in revenue this.. CBS News - Published
Grieving family members of the victims of two deadly Boeing 737 Max plane crashes testified before congress Wednesday. Three hundred and forty-six people were killed when the planes went down in.. CBS News - Published
A man whose family was killed in the crash of a Boeing 737 Max jet in Ethiopia accused the company of wrongful conduct, telling a U.S. House subcommittee Wednesday that "Boeing should not be allowed to.. USATODAY.com - Published
Families still grieving after deadly Boeing 737 Max plane crashes are expected to testify on Capitol Hill for the first time Wednesday morning. Two recent crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia left 346.. CBS News - Published