A federal grand jury in D.C. sent a subpoena to someone involved in the plane’s development seeking emails, messages and other communications, the person told The Associated Press.
For more than six decades, the Federal Aviation Administration has relied on employees of airplane manufacturers to do government-required safety inspections as planes are being designed or assembled. But critics say the system is too cozy, as company employees do work for an agency charged with keeping the skies safe while being paid by an industry that the FAA is regulating.
One Virginia woman spent an entire night trying to get her daughter home from spring break in Florida after the FAA grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 jets.
Boeing 737 Max planes are at the center of a growing global ban by more than 40 countries following a second fatal crash, this time in Ethiopia, in less than five months.
A growing list of airline carriers around the world are grounding their fleets of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft in the wake of a crash of the same model that killed all 157 people on board.
Airlines in multiple countries have suspended the use of Boeing’s new 737 MAX 8 aircraft amid concerns over its safety, after an Ethiopian Airlines flight of the same model crashed Sunday, killing all 157 people on board.
The plane was traveling from Miami to Houston when it crashed Saturday about 40 miles southeast of George Bush Intercontinental Airport. Only one body has been found so far, Chambers County Sheriff Brian Hawthorne said.
Tuesday’s flight was the first step in what Boeing calls tests to advance the safety and reliability of on-demand autonomous air transportation. The flying car concept is being developed with a vision of whisking passengers quickly from one point to another while alleviating traffic congestion on city streets.
NASA officials issued a press release this week saying they would be undertaking a “cultural assessment study” of commercial partners SpaceX and Boeing.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing an $805 million contract for four new MQ-25A “Stingray” unmanned mid-air refueling tankers that will be based on aircraft carriers.
Manassas, Virginia-based Aurora Flight Sciences, acquired by Boeing in November for an undisclosed sum, has been awarded a $48 million U.S. Air Force contract to continue development of its Orion Unmanned Aircraft System.
Boeing says Aurora Flight Sciences will operate under Boeing Engineering, Test & Technology as a subsidiary called Aurora Flight Sciences, a Boeing company, and will retain an independent operating model.
The Air Force Association Cycling Classic is returning to Arlington for its 19th year next month.
Northrop Grumman, of Falls Church, Virginia, won the Long-Range Strike Bomber contract in October, beating out a Boeing-Lockheed team.
WASHINGTON — Air inside some planes can turn toxic and cause serious illness, alleges a lawsuit filed Monday against Boeing — the world’s biggest plane manufacturer. Four flight attendants are suing the company saying it…
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