As Boeing continues to be scrutinized by the FAA and NTSB at great cost to Washington State taxpayers and employees, all airlines customer confidence is also taking a major hit. The Renton plant is under extreme pressure, with the FAA demanding nose to tail... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Federal Aviation Administration released final instructions to airlines to begin conducting inspections of their 737 Max 9 planes Wednesday -- a move that will eventually allow them to fly again.The agency had grounded nearly 200 of the planes after an... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday it will investigate after a tire under the front nose of a Delta Boeing 757 fell off one of the wheels and rolled down a nearby embankment.The incident occurred on Saturday around 11:15 a.m. local... Read More.
Weeks after a mid-cabin door plug fell off during the ascent of an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 Max 9, the FAA is recommending flight operators check another model of Boeing airplanes.On Sunday night, the FAA issued a statement recommending operators of the Boeing 737-900ER... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Federal officials are investigating after an Atlas Air Boeing 747 cargo plane experienced an engine failure soon after departing from Miami International Airport Thursday night.The airline said that Flight 95 landed safely after experiencing an "engine malfunction." Footage captured of the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Aviation Administration announced it will take the significant step of increasing its oversight over Boeing and begin an immediate audit of Boeing's production and manufacturing in the wake of the door plug blowing out of an Alaska Airlines flight last... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Federal Aviation Administration said it is conducting an investigation of Boeing after a defective door plug fell out of an Alaska Airlines plane last week, forcing an emergency landing."This incident should have never happened and it cannot happen again," the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Shares of Boeing have plunged nearly 10% this week after a door plug blew out of the company's 737 Max 9 aircraft during an Alaska Airlines flight.The incident, which took place on Friday night, prompted the Federal Aviation Administration to ground... Read More.
(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- The Federal Aviation Administration is temporarily grounding certain Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft after an Alaska Airlines flight made an emergency landing shortly after takeoff.The Alaska Airlines flight returned to Portland, Oregon, soon after takeoff after it "experienced an incident," prompting the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced it will examine its rules on pilot mental health.The move comes after years of calls from industry and government leaders, and the high-profile case of an off-duty Alaska Airlines pilot who allegedly tried to crash... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. will move to require new planes to be equipped with cockpit voice recorders, or CVRs, to capture 25 hours of information. The move will help prevent critical data from be over written after an incident in which the plane keeps... Read More.
(MOAB, Utah) -- The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating a small plane crash that killed all four occupants -- North Dakota state Sen. Doug Larsen, his wife and their two children -- in Moab, Utah, according to officials.North Dakota... Read More.