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Boeing to give Southwest board 737 MAX update this week

19 Nov 2019

CHICAGO Boeing Co this week will present to the board of its largest 737 MAX customer, Southwest Airlines Co , an overview of its plans to return the grounded jet to service, a spokesman for the airline said on Monday.

Lawsuit against Boeing seeks to hold board liable for 737 MAX problems

19 Nov 2019

A shareholder lawsuit filed on Monday accused Boeing Co's board of doing nothing to investigate the safety of the 737 MAX until the fast-selling plane suffered a second deadly crash in five months.

Last remains of Ethiopian plane crash victims buried, families say little notice given

16 Nov 2019

ADDIS ABABA/CHICAGO The last remains of 157 people killed aboard an Ethiopian Airlines plane in March were interred at the crash site this week, farmers and families told Reuters, but some relatives were upset they had been unable to take part in the ceremony.

Last remains of Ethiopian plane crash victims buried, families say little notice given

16 Nov 2019

ADDIS ABABA/CHICAGO, Nov 16 The last remains of 157 people killed aboard an Ethiopian Airlines plane in March were interred at the crash site this week, farmers and families told Reuters, but some relatives were upset they had been unable to take part in the ceremony.

United joins U.S. peers in pulling 737 MAX until early March

15 Nov 2019

CHICAGO United Airlines Holdings Inc said on Friday it is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights until March 4, joining U.S. peers who are also scheduling without the aircraft until early March as the jet awaits approval to fly again.

United joins U.S. peers in pulling 737 MAX until early March

15 Nov 2019

CHICAGO, Nov 15 United Airlines Holdings Inc said on Friday it is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights until March 4, joining U.S. peers who are also scheduling without the aircraft until early March as the jet awaits approval to fly again.

Some U.S. airlines willing to take 737 MAX jets before pilot training approval - sources

13 Nov 2019

CHICAGO Some U.S. airlines are willing to pick up their 737 MAX jets from Boeing Co as soon as December if the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) approves delivery of the grounded planes before new pilot training is agreed, three people with knowledge of the matter said.

JetBlue enters basic economy battle with new fare options

12 Nov 2019

CHICAGO JetBlue Airways Corp on Tuesday became the latest U.S. airline to launch a low-fare option in an effort to rival basic economy offerings from major airlines and meet competition from ultra low-cost carriers.

Southwest and American pull 737 MAX until early March, nearly a year after grounding

09 Nov 2019

CHICAGO/WASHINGTON Southwest Airlines and American Airlines Group Inc said on Friday they are extending Boeing 737 MAX cancellations until early March, just shy of the one-year anniversary of an Ethiopian Airlines crash of the jet that led to a worldwide grounding.

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