Boeing plane engine bursts into flames before showering debris and injuring two

Two people were injured after a plane engine caught fire shortly after takeoff. The Boeing 747 cargo plane's engine burst into flames moments after leaving Maastricht airport in the Netherlands on Sunday afternoon. Dangerous debris fell on Dutch town Meerssen – just two miles from the airport, leading to an

Boeing 737 Max to Resume Flying U.S. Passengers on Tuesday

Boeing’s troubled 737 Max plane is expected to carry paying passengers in skies over the United States for the first time in almost two years on Tuesday. Those passengers will be aboard American Airlines Flight 718, scheduled to leave Miami just after 10:30 a.m. and land in New York at

Southwest to take delivery of 35 737 MAX jets through end-2021

FILE PHOTO: grounded Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft are shown parked at Victorville Airport in Victorville, California, U.S., March 26, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake(Reuters) – Southwest Airlines Co said on Wednesday it expects to take delivery of 35 737 MAX aircraft from Boeing Co through the end of 2021.

Boeing 737 Max to return to skies Wednesday in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) – Nearly 21 months after it was grounded following two deadly crashes, the Boeing 737 Max will return to the skies Wednesday (Dec 9) with a flight by Brazilian carrier Gol, the airline confirmed. Gol, the first company to resume commercial flights with the now-overhauled jet,

Boeing, Transport Canada pilots to conduct 737 MAX flight test: source, flightaware data

SEATTLE/MONTREAL (Reuters) – Pilots from Boeing Co (BA.N) and Transport Canada were set to take off on Wednesday morning on a flight test of the 737 MAX jetliner, grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes, according to one industry source and FlightAware data. The test of safety upgrades comes roughly two

Boeing's 2020 MAX cancellations near 400 in July

(Reuters) – Boeing Co (BA.N) lost another 43 orders for its grounded 737 MAX planes in July, bringing the total cancellations for the jet this year to 398, while delivering only four of its other aircraft to customers, monthly numbers showed on Tuesday. Based on a tighter accounting standard, Boeing

Transparency needed to restore trust after 737 MAX crashes: FAA chief

(Reuters) – U.S. FAA chief Steve Dickson will tell a Senate committee at a hearing on Wednesday that transparency is key to restoring public trust in the agency and planemaker Boeing Co (BA.N) in the wake of fatal 737 MAX crashes, according to a copy of his written testimony seen

FAA to mandate new safety-management tools for airplane manufacturers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday it would require Boeing Co (BA.N) and other aircraft manufacturers to adopt new safety-management tools in the wake of two fatal Boeing 737 MAX crashes that killed 346 people. FAA’s plan to begin the regulatory process to mandate Safety Management Systems

Ryanair in advanced talks over possible new Boeing order

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) is in advanced talks about a potential new plane order with Boeing, but possible price cuts or cancellations of its existing 737 MAX order are also part of the discussions, chief executive Michael O’Leary said on Friday. Ryanair, which has 210 737 MAX jets on