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Boeing ousts head of 737 jetliner program weeks after panel blowout on a flight over Oregon

Feb. 21, 2024 17:28 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Boeing said Wednesday that the head of its 737 jetliner program is leaving the company in an executive shake-up weeks after a door panel blew out on a flight over Oregon, renewing questions about safety at the company. Boeing announced that Ed Clark, who had been...

Singapore Airshow kicks off with aerial displays; Boeing and China's COMAC announce new orders

Feb. 20, 2024 22:28 PM EST

SINGAPORE (AP) — The Singapore Airshow — Asia’s largest — kicked off Tuesday with an array of aerial displays including some by China’s COMAC C919 narrow-body airliner, with aircraft manufacturers such as COMAC and Boeing announcing new orders. It’s the first time...

Airbus targets 800 aircraft deliveries for 2024 even as supply chain issues linger

Feb. 15, 2024 07:17 AM EST

PARIS (AP) — Airbus plans to deliver more aircraft to customers in 2024 even as supply chain headaches continue to afflict the European airplane maker. The company reported healthy results for its commercial aircraft business Thursday in its latest annual earnings report, and...

US says it's taken possession of a Boeing 747 that Iran sold to a Venezuelan firm

Feb. 12, 2024 14:50 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government has seized a Boeing 747 cargo plane that officials say was previously sold by a sanctioned Iranian airline to a state-owned Venezuelan firm in violation of American export control laws. The Justice Department said Monday that the American-built...

NTSB says bolts on Boeing jetliner were missing before a panel blew out in midflight last month

Feb. 06, 2024 19:38 PM EST

Bolts that helped secure a panel to the frame of a Boeing 737 Max 9 were missing before the panel blew off the Alaska Airlines plane last month, according to accident investigators. The National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday a preliminary report on the Jan. 5 incident that...

The top US aviation regulator says oversight of Boeing 'is not delivering safe aircraft'

Feb. 06, 2024 13:21 PM EST

The new chief of the Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday that his agency is midway through a review of manufacturing at Boeing, but he already knows that changes must be made in how the government oversees the aircraft manufacturer. FAA Administrator Michael Whitaker...

McDonald's, Boeing fall; Estée Lauder, ON Semiconductor rise, Monday, 2/5/2024

Feb. 05, 2024 16:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes on Monday: McDonald's Corp., down $11.08 to $285.97. The burger chain's fourth-quarter revenue fell short of Wall Street forecasts. Caterpillar Inc., up $6.31 to $321.40. ...

Boeing flags potential delays after supplier finds another problem with some 737 Max fuselages

Feb. 05, 2024 14:00 PM EST

Boeing discovered another problem in some of its 737 Max fuselages that may delay deliveries of about 50 planes in the latest quality gaffe to plague the giant aircraft manufacturer. Boing said late Sunday that an employee of a supplier alerted managers about improperly drilled...

Alphabet, Roper Technologies fall; Boeing, Paramount rise, Wednesday, 1/31/2024

Jan. 31, 2024 16:13 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes on Wednesday: Alphabet Inc., down $11.36 to $140.10. Google's parent company reported disappointing advertising sales growth during its fourth-quarter. Advanced Micro Devices...

Boeing cuts its 4Q loss to $30 million, but that was before one of its jets lost a panel in flight

Jan. 31, 2024 10:16 AM EST

Boeing narrowed its fourth-quarter loss to $30 million and increased production of its best-selling plane just before one of them suffered a blowout of a side panel during a flight, an accident that has raised new safety concerns about the aircraft manufacturer. The loss reported...