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Asia

Search For 2nd Black Box of Indonesia Crash Still Underway,

BANGKOK (Sputnik) – Indonesian authorities have yet to locate the second black box from the Srijiwaya Air plane that crashed in the water off Jakarta last week, the National Search and Rescue Agency’s operations director, Bambang Suryo Aji, said Sunday. In a briefing broadcast by news portal Detik, Aji explained that the signalling device of […]Read More

Asia

Debris Found during Operation to Locate Missing Boeing 737 in

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Indonesian emergency services personnel searching for a missing Boeing passenger jet that was carrying more than 50 people have found debris in Jakarta Bay. Jakarta Provincial Fire and Rescue Service announced on its Twitter account that searchers have found debris as they frantically sweep the area in search of the Sriwijaya Air […]Read More

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Nok Air inspects jet for cracks

One of the aircraft operated by the budget carrier Nok Air has been inspected as a matter of urgency in response to a US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) directive prompted by the discovery of a physical fault in specific models of the Boeing 737 aircraft, according to the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT). The […]Read More

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Thailand grounds Boeing 737 MAX jets

Thailand has joined several other countries in grounding Boeing’s 737 MAX jets because of safety concerns after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that killed 157 people, the second disaster involving the airliner in less than five months. The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand said Thai Lion Air’s fleet of MAX 9s would be suspended for […]Read More

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Boeing Cancels 777X Launch Event after Ethiopian Airlines’ MAX 8

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The ceremonial debut of Boeing’s 777x wide body aircraft, planned for March 13 in Seattle, will be postponed indefinitely, the company said, following the second deadly accident in just five months involving its 737 Max 8 plane. “We will look for an opportunity to mark the new plane with the world in […]Read More

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Indonesia blames Boeing for recent deadly plane crash

Indonesian authorities investigating the recent crash of a passenger plane that killed 189 people on board have announced that the pilots of the Boeing 737 MAX had not been provided with adequate training by the aircraft manufacturer. “We know, because this incident happened, we know we need additional training,” the head of Indonesia’s transportation safety […]Read More

Technology

Boeing launches new version of 737 jet

PanARMENIAN.Net – Boeing has maintained the pressure on Airbus, its main rival, with the launch of the biggest version yet of the 737 short-haul jet, BBC News reports. The world’s largest commercial aircraft maker announced plans for the 737 Max 10 at the Paris Air Show on Monday, June 19. The new variant of the […]Read More

Technology

SilkAir takes delivery of first Next-Generation Boeing 737-800

SEATTLE, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and SilkAir celebrated today the delivery of the carrier’s first Next-Generation 737-800. The delivery also marked the start of the Singapore-based airline’s transition to an all-Boeing fleet. Over the coming years, Boeing will deliver a total of 23 737-800s and 31 737 MAX 8s to SilkAir. […]Read More