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Boeing making 'steady progress' on path to 737 MAX software certification: CEO

Boeing's newest 737 model, the MAX, was grounded worldwide in March following two fatal crashes, one on Lion Air in Indonesia in October and another on Ethiopian Airlines in March, which together killed all 346 on board.

US: Minnesota man's family sues Boeing over deadly plane crash

The family of Minnesota man killed in Ethiopian Airlines plane crash last month files wrongful death lawsuit against Boeing, adding to growing number of claims

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More Indonesians join cases against Boeing after CEO apology

Families of 11 Lion Air victims said at a news conference organized by Jakarta law firm Kailimang & Ponto that they are joining dozens of other Indonesian families in filing lawsuits against Boeing.

Boeing cuts 737 MAX output in wake of two deadly crashes

Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg said on Friday said the company now knows that a chain of events caused both disasters, with erroneous activation of so-called MCAS anti-stall software "a common link" between the two.

Explained: How excess speed, hasty commands and flawed software doomed the Ethiopian Airlines

The full picture of what happened in the cockpit of Flight 302 on March 10 is emerging from a preliminary report and a newly released data plot showing how crew and technology interacted.

Ethiopian Airlines crash: Preliminary report shows Boeing MAX hurtling uncontrolled to disaster

Three times the captain, Yared Getachew, cried "pull up", before the Boeing Co plane plunged into a field six minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa, killing all 157 passengers and crew, said the report by Ethiopian investigators.

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In Ethiopia Airlines crash, faulty sensor on Boeing 737 Max is suspected

The new connections between the Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes point to a potential systemic problem with the aircraft, adding to the pressure on Boeing.

Air India insurance renewal cost doubles to $28 million on growing risk factors

Host of adverse factors including recent crash of Ethiopian Airlines aircraft have put end to discounts

Investigators believe anti-stall system activated in Ethiopian crash: report

The amount and quality of training that Boeing and airlines provided to 737 MAX pilots is one of the issues under scrutiny as investigators around the world try to determine the causes of two 737 MAX crashes within five months.

Boeing rolls out software fix to defend 737 MAX franchise, awaits US regulator's approval

A Boeing official in Seattle said on Wednesday the timing of the software upgrade was "100 per cent independent of the timing of the Ethiopian accident," and the company was taking steps to make the anti-stall system "more robust."

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