CHICAGO/SEATTLE, April 6: Boeing Co said on Friday it plans to cut its monthly 737 aircraft production by nearly 20 percent in the wake of two deadly crashes, signaling it does not expect aviation authorities to allow the plane back in the air anytime soon.
ADDIS ABABA, April 4: The pilots of a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet followed all of Boeing’s recommended procedures when the plane started to nose-dive but still couldn’t save it, according to a preliminary report released Thursday by the Ethiopian government.
SEATTLE/PARIS, April 3: Boeing anti-stall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet re-engaged as many as four times after the crew initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor, two people familiar with the matter said.
CHICAGO, March 23: The three U.S. airlines that own Boeing Co’s (BA.N) 737 MAX are meeting the U.S. manufacturer this weekend to review a software upgrade for the jet that has suffered two fatal crashes in five months, officials from the airlines told Reuters.
ADDIS ABABA/PARIS, March 22: At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority, a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau.
JAKARTA/SINGAPORE/PARIS, March 20: The pilots of a doomed Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX scoured a handbook as they struggled to understand why the jet was lurching downwards, but ran out of time before it hit the water, three people with knowledge of the cockpit voice recorder contents said.
ADDIS ABABA/WASHINGTON, March 18: Ethiopia said on Sunday the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that killed 157 people had “clear similarities” with October’s Lion Air crash, revealed by initial analysis of the black boxes recovered from the wreckage of the March 10 disaster.
The Boeing 737 Max 8 that crashed in Ethiopia on Sunday killing 157 people requested permission to return to Addis Ababa airport three minutes after takeoff as it accelerated to abnormal speed, the New York Times reported.
WASHINGTON, March 14: The United States grounded Boeing Co’s money-spinning 737 MAX aircraft on Wednesday over safety fears after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that killed 157 people, leaving the world’s largest planemaker facing its worst crisis in years.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 flight to Nairobi that crashed on Sunday with 151 passengers and eight crew members aboard had unstable vertical speed, according to flight tracking site Flightradar24
GARA-BOKKA, March 12: The United States told airlines it was safe to fly 737 MAX 8 planes on Monday as investigators found two black box recorders that will help piece together the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines jet before it plunged to the ground on Sunday.
KATHMANDU, Nov 17: Ethiopian Airlines has embedded Nepal Shipping and Air Logistics Pvt Ltd as its cargo sales agent in Nepal. An agreement was signed in Kathmandu on Wednesday to this effect. The company has expected their future trade through Ethiopian Airlines in Africa and other countries, according to a statement issued on Thursday by the airlines.
KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Ethiopian Airlines has appointed Nepal Shipping & Air Logistics Pvt Ltd as its cargo sales agent in Nepal. The agreement was signed on Wednesday in the presence of representatives from airlines and the Nepali company, a statement issued on Thursday said.