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Boeing takes $4.9 billion charge for prolonged grounding of 737 MAX planes

Boeing shares rose 2 percent in after-hours trading, which Morgan Stanley analyst Rajeev Lalwani said was a sign that investors were comfortable with the size of the charge and Boeing's production plans.

Boeing to make $50 million in payments to 737 MAX crash victims' families

The 737 MAX, Boeing's best-selling jet, was grounded globally in March following the Ethiopian Airlines crash after a similar Lion Air disaster in Indonesia in October. The two crashes killed 346 people.

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Man whose family died in Boeing 737 Max crash: Scrap the jet

Five months after that crash, Njoroge's wife and three young children were killed when another 737 Max went down near Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Airlines and regulators meet to discuss Boeing 737 MAX un-grounding efforts

The meeting, organized by industry trade group the International Air Transport Association (IATA), comes as airlines grapple with the financial impact of a global grounding of nearly 400 737 MAX jets that has lasted three months.

Boeing in talks for more 737 MAX orders after International Airlines Group

Boeing's top-selling aircraft has been taken out of service worldwide since an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crashed in March, five months after a Lion Air 737 MAX plunged into the sea off Indonesia. A total of 346 people died in the two disasters.

Boeing chief admits 'mistake' in handling 737 Max jets' warning-system problem

The model has been grounded worldwide for three months, and regulators need to approve Boeing's long-awaited fix to the software before it can return to the skies.

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Boeing wanted to wait three years to fix safety alert on 737 Max

A Boeing spokesman said that based on a safety review, the company had originally planned to fix the cockpit warning when it began delivering a new, larger model of the Max to airlines in 2020.

A late change, and fatal flaws, in a Boeing jet design

After Boeing removed one of the sensors from an automated flight system on its 737 Max, the jet’s designers and regulators still proceeded as if there would be two.

Flying has become more dangerous. Don't just blame Boeing

What’s clear is that demand for air travel is growing so fast -- IATA expects it to double in the next 20 years -- that airlines, plane makers and regulators are struggling to keep up.

Boeing 737 MAX may not return to service until August: IATA head

 IATA meeting for 737 MAX operators in Montreal last week, airline members said they wanted regulators to cooperate closely on the decision for the plane's re-entry to service.

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