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544 NBAA Regional Forum

Reports from NBAA’s Regional Forum in Houston, attacking the pilot and mechanic shortage, and NBAA’s top safety focus areas. Wo look at the Boeing 737 Max, AOA indicators, MCAS, and the certification process. Also, a Southwest Airlines labor agreement, more coin tosses for good luck, B-52 re-engining, famous aviation siblings, Red Bull air races, and the Boeing 747. Aviation News Flawed analysis, failed oversight: How Boeing and FAA certified the suspect 737 MAX flight control system The or...
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Boeing CEO’s message to airlines, passengers and aviation community

The Boeing Company which recently celebrated its centenary is facing one of the greatest threats to its reputation in the wake of two fatal crashes of the workhorse 737 MAX, the world’s best selling passenger jetliner. In the jetliner era, the United States Federal Aviation Administration has grounded the entire fleet of an aircraft three … The post Boeing CEO’s message to airlines, passengers and aviation community appeared... >>> To read the full story click on the headline above.
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Boeing CEO: 'We know lives depend on the work we do'

Boeing's CEO says the aircraft manufacturer is taking actions to ensure the safety of its 737 Max jets in the wake of two crashes that killed 346 people. In an open letter addressed to airlines, passengers and the aviation community, Dennis Muilenburg says Chicago-based Boeing will soon release...
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Boeing 737 Max 8 crash: CEO says software update, pilot training revisions are on the way

On Monday, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said the jetmaker was "finalizing its development of a previously-announced software update and pilot training revision" to address flaws in the 737 Max 8's automatic stall system.            [Author: Associated Press]
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Boeing’s CEO wrote an open letter about the 737 Max plane groundings — here’s what he says the company is doing after two deadly crashes (BA)

Boeing's CEO responded to growing questions about its 737 Max plane on Monday.  In an open letter to passengers and airlines, Dennis Muilenburg said the hotly awaited software update for the model should be available by the end of the month.  Read the full text of his letter below. Amid growing scrutiny surrounding the second crash of its 737 Max plane, Boeing’s CEO on Monday released an open letter to airlines and passengers about the ongoing investigation. "We're united with our airline cus...
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Everything we know about Ethiopian Airlines’ deadly crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8, the second disaster involving the plane in 5 months, and what Boeing is doing to ensure it never happens again (BA)

A Boeing 737 Max 8 operated by Ethiopian Airlines was the second such plane to crash in five months on Sunday, March 10.  No cause has been determined, but experts say there are many similarities to the Lion Air crash in October. Most countries — including the US, Europe, and China — have all grounded the plane.  Boeing says it will soon roll out software updates to fix a problem with how the plane flies.  Boeing's stock price, as well as shares of related companies, have taken major hits as t...
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Boeing CEO says company understands 'lives depend' on plane safety

Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg, facing the biggest crisis of his tenure, said on Monday that the company understands "lives depend on the work we do" and was taking steps to "fully ensure" the 737 MAX safety in the wake of deadly crashes.
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Boeing and the FAA were reportedly told about issues with the 737 Max software 4 days before the plane's 2nd deadly crash (BA)

The Seattle Times says it identified flaws in an internal safety analysis of the 737 Max's MCAS software and had presented them to Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration four days before the second fatal crash in five months involving the plane model. According to The Times, internal documents from Boeing misrepresented some features of the software being investigated as a possible cause in both the recent Ethiopian Airlines crash and that of Lion Air in October. MCAS is designed to pi...
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Boeing and the FAA were reportedly told about issues with the 737 max software 4 days before the plane's second deadly crash (BA)

The Seattle Times presented internal safety analysis of the 737 Max's MCAS software to Boeing and the FAA four days before the plane's second fatal crash in five months. According to the report, internal documents from Boeing showed significant problems with the software that's currently being investigated as a possible cause in both the Ethiopian Airlines crash and that of Lion Air in October.  MCAS is designed to pitch the plane's nose down if it detects a stall, but investigators think the ...
Tags: US, Trends, Ethiopia, Faa, Boeing, Bugatti, Federal Aviation Administration, Ethiopian Airlines, Lion Air, Seattle Times, The Seattle Times, Dennis Muilenburg, MCAS


Boeing CEO says 737 MAX software fix and training revision in ‘finalisation’

Boeing Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg, on Sunday, confirmed that the company was finalising its “development of a previously-announced software update and pilot training revision that will address the MCAS flight control law’s behavior in response to erroneous sensor inputs”. MCAS The Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS) was developed by Boeing to make the … The post Boeing CEO says 737... >>> To read the full story click on the headline above.
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Boeing 'finalizing' anti-stall update after Ethiopia crash

Boeing is finalizing a software update and pilot training linked to the MCAS anti-stalling feature, under scrutiny after two 737 Max 8 crashes, the company's CEO said on Sunday. "Boeing is finalizing its development of a previously-announced software update and pilot training revision that will address the MCAS flight control law's behavior in response to erroneous sensor inputs," the US-based aircraft manufacturer's president and CEO, Dennis Muilenburg, said in a statement.
Tags: News, US, Ethiopia, Boeing, Dennis Muilenburg, MCAS


As Boeing faces scrutiny over the 737 Max 8, it can draw on high-flying influence campaign

For aviation observers, there was little surprise Trump took a call from Boeing's CEO Dennis Muilenburg after his tweets about the grounded 737 Max 8.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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As Boeing faces crisis, filing reveals CEO got $30 million last year

In 2018, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg made 184 times the compensation of the average Boeing employee. He owns stock worth $54 million at today's price, but that's $6 million less than five days ago because of the slide in the stock since the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302.
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When is an Airplane (ie B737 MAX) Too Dangerous to Fly?

Remains of the Ethiopian Airlines B737 MAX 8, in the crater caused by its crash. This question, very similar to “how high is up” has been much in people’s thoughts this week with the Boeing 737 MAX and its two recent crashes.In an interesting duality that reflects how public debate has not flourished in the social media era, there was first a clamor of people demanding all 737 MAX planes be grounded, and then, as each successive national authority duly did so, even more pressure was felt by the ...
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Trump: U.S. orders Boeing 737 Max 8, 9 aircraft grounded after deadly Ethiopia plane crash

By ZEKE MILLER WASHINGTON — The U.S. is issuing an emergency order Wednesday grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft “effective immediately,” in the wake of the crash of an Ethiopian Airliner that killed 157 people, President Donald Trump said. Many nations had already barred the Boeing 737 Max 8 from its airspace, but until Trump’s announcement, the Federal Aviation Administration had said that it didn’t have any data to show the jets are unsafe. Trump cited “new information” that had...
Tags: Business, News, Washington, Uncategorized, Sport, Canada, Soccer, Ethiopia, Associated Press, Donald Trump, Faa, Boeing, Federal Aviation Administration, Max, Trump, Kevin Freking


Donald Trump orders immediate grounding of Boeing 737 Max jets

Donald Trump has ordered the grounding of Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft, reversing a decision by US regulators to keep the planes flying in the wake of a deadly crash in Ethiopia.  “The safety of the American people, and all people, is our paramount concern,” Mr Trump said, adding there was “new information and physical evidence" from the crash site of the Boeing jet which fell to earth shortly after take off on Sunday, killing all 157 on board.  “Boeing is an incredible company. They are work...
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Boeing asks all 737 Max 8s grounded

Shortly after the US became nearly the last country in the world to ground its Boeing 737 Max 8 planes, Boeing itself issued a statement saying it would tell the FAA to ground its entire fleet. Dennis Muilenburg, president of Boeing, said in the statement, “We are supporting this proactive step out of an abundance of caution. Safety is a core value at Boeing for as long as we have been building airplanes; and it always will be. We are doing everything we can to understand the cause of the acc...
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U.S. Reverses Course, Grounds Boeing 737 Max Planes

President Trump announced Wednesday that the U.S. will ground Boeing 737 Max 8s and 9s after a deadly crash over the weekend in Ethiopia.The U.S. will issue an "emergency order to ground all 737 Max 8 and the 737 Max 9, and planes associated with that line," Trump said at the White House."Pilots have been notified, airlines have been all notified. Airlines are agreeing with this. The safety of the American people and all people is our paramount concern," Trump said.A brand-new Ethiopian Airlines...
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Boeing says it encouraged the FAA to temporarily ban its 737 Max planes (BA)

Boeing recommended that the Federal Aviation Administration temporarily ban its 737 Max aircraft "out of an abundance of caution," though the aerospace manufacturer says it is still confident in the aircraft's safety. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that he is issuing an order to ground all Boeing 737 Max aircraft. The Boeing 737 Max 8 has been involved in two crashes in the past five months. Boeing recommended that the Federal Aviation Administration temporarily ban its 737 Max airc...
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Canada Breaks With US In Grounding Boeing 737 Max 8 Planes

HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Canada joined much of the world in barring the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet from its airspace on Wednesday, saying satellite tracking data shows possible but unproven similarities between the Ethiopian Airliner crash that killed 157 people and a previous crash involving the model five months ago. The decision left the U.S. as one of the few remaining countries to allow the planes to keep flying. Canadian Transport Minister Marc Garneau said a comparison of vertical fluctuations...
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Ties between Boeing and Trump run deep

When Donald Trump spoke with Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg on Tuesday to get assurances about the safety of the 737 MAX plane that crashed in Ethiopia, he wasn't talking to a stranger.
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Trump speaks to Boeing CEO following tweets on airline technology

President Donald Trump and Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg spoke by telephone Tuesday, following Trump's tweet about how flying has become too complicated, according to two sources familiar with the conversation.
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Boeing’s stock takes a hit as more Max 8 planes are grounded following Ethiopia crash

By CHRISTOPHER BODEEN BEIJING — Boeing’s stock plunged 7 percent Monday as aviation authorities in China, Indonesia and Ethiopia ordered airlines to ground their Boeing 737 Max 8 planes the day after one crashed in Ethiopia, killing all 157 people on board. The crash of the Ethiopian Airlines jet shortly after it took off from Addis Ababa on Sunday is drawing renewed scrutiny of the plane just four months after a similar crash of the same model that killed 189 people in Indonesia. Chicago-based ...
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Aviation Authorities Grounding Boeing Max 8 Planes After Ethiopian Crash

BEIJING (AP) — Aviation authorities in China, Indonesia and Ethiopia ordered airlines on Monday to ground their Boeing 737 Max 8 planes after one of the aircraft crashed in Ethiopia, killing all 157 people on board. The crash of the Ethiopian Airlines jet shortly after it took off from Addis Ababa on Sunday is drawing renewed scrutiny of the plane just four months after a similar crash of the same model of aircraft in Indonesia that killed 189 people. A spokesman for Ethiopian Airlines, Asrat...
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Boeing Board to Add Nikki Haley, Who Helped Fight Union Drive

Haley, 47, who as South Carolina governor fiercely opposed unionization drives at a Boeing factory, has been nominated as a director ahead of the aerospace giant’s annual meeting April 29. “Boeing will benefit greatly from her broad perspectives and combined diplomatic, government and business experience to help achieve our aspiration to be the best in aerospace and a global industrial champion,” Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg said in a statement. If elected, Haley would join anothe...
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Move over, Elon: Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg ‘absolutely’ would go to Mars

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg often says that the first person to set foot on Mars will get there on a Boeing-built rocket, but at today’s Business Roundtable CEO Innovation Summit, he made it personal. “Would you go?” CNBC anchor Becky Quick, the moderator for today’s panel on trends in American innovation, asked Muilenburg. “I would,” the CEO answered. “Really?” Quick said. “Absolutely,” Muilenburg said. Muilenburg made repeated reference to spaceflight and Boeing’s plans to participate in miss...
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Boeing CEO says hopeful U.S.-China on course to resolve trade dispute

Boeing Co Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg said on Thursday he is hopeful that China and the U.S. are on a path to resolve their trade spat, on a day when global stocks fell on renewed fears of a trade war between the world's two largest economies.
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Boeing: Safety will always be a core value

Boeing declined to provide a responding view to our editorial. Here are excerpts from a message sent to employees by CEO Dennis Muilenburg.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Weekly Roundup, Friday 16 November, 2018

A stunning example of the Northern Lights over Iceland. See bottom article this week. Good morning A week until Thanksgiving and, of course, those other two events that many of us are equally thankful for – Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Alas, I’m out of the country currently, so will be missing out on both the Thursday and Friday events, but return home in time for the last of the Monday specials. My guess is that Amazon will probably be discounting some of their Alexa devices, Kindle eBook r...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Europe, Elon Musk, Science, London, Indonesia, Australia, France, Trains, Miscellaneous, US, Newsletter, David, Current Affairs, New Zealand


Boeing CEO: First Operational Self-Flying Cars Are Less Than 5 Years Out

Speaking at the GeekWire Summit, Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said the company is making rapid progress on the first operational self-driving airborne vehicles and that we could see them take to the skies in under five years. "Muilenburg laid out the company's vision for flying cars, as well as the importance of safety measures for the concept," reports GeekWire. "Muilenburg said the company is already building prototypes and expects them to fly within the year." From the report: "Imagine a futu...
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