(NEW YORK) -- Boeing has announced it is replacing the head of its 737 Max program as part of a reshuffling of the company in the wake of the much-publicized incident of a door plug blowing out of an Alaska Airlines flight last month.Katie... Read More.
(SEATTLE) -- Alaska Airlines resumed flying the Boeing 737 Max 9 following fleet inspections for the first time on Friday after a door plug fell off one of its planes mid-air three weeks ago.Alaska Flight 1146 -- the airline's first Max 9 flight since the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As some of Alaska Airlines' 737 MAX aircraft take flight again on Friday, online travel booking website Kayak has seen an uptick in users who are filtering out the airplane when searching for flights.Kayak first rolled out its aircraft filter in... 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) -- 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.
(NEW YORK) -- The defective door plug on an Alaska Airlines plane that forced an emergency landing as a door-sized hole opened up in the plane mid-flight is just the latest dangerous incident to occur with this type of aircraft.The Boeing 737 Max has... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- United Airlines said Monday that it has found loose bolts during inspections of its 737 Max 9 fleet in the wake of a door plug getting blown out of an Alaska Airlines plane over the weekend.United won't say how many planes... 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.
(The Center Square) – The City of Seattle’s contracted jail diversion program has had to resort to covering three specific areas as a result of increased referrals stemming... Read More.