Boeing 737 Max

Banned since 2019 crash, foreign-registered Boeing 737 Max allowed to overfly India with DGCA nod

Moreover, foreign lessors are allowed to fly their grounded 737 Max aircraft out of India after taking the regulator's permission, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) order said.

published on : 20th April 2021

Possible electrical issue in some 737 Max aircraft: Boeing

Regulators in the U.S., Europe, Canada, Brazil and other countries cleared the plane to resume flying after Boeing changed an automated flight-control system that played a role in the crashes.

published on : 9th April 2021

European aviation agency: Boeing 737 Max to be cleared next week 

The planes were grounded in March 2019 following the crashes of a Lion Air flight near Jakarta on October 29, 2018, and an Ethiopian Airlines flight on March 10, 2019, killing a total of 346 people.

published on : 19th January 2021

COVID-19 effect: Boeing deliveries drop despite 737 Max's return to flight

The market for new planes remains depressed by the pandemic, which has devastated air travel and caused airlines to reconsider aircraft purchases.

published on : 13th January 2021

Boeing 737 Max returns to US skies with first passenger flight since grounding

The American Airlines flight is scheduled to land at New Yorks LaGuardia Airport with about 100 passengers aboard, according to an airline spokeswoman.

published on : 29th December 2020

Air Canada flight compelled to reroute after Boeing 737 Max plane faces engine problem

The Canadian government announced in mid-December that it had approved the design changes Boeing made to 737 MAX planes after two crashes that killed 346 people led to the aircraft being grounded.

published on : 26th December 2020

Boeing 737 Max back in air two years after grounded by major crashes

Brazil's Gol Airlines became the first in the world to return the planes to its active fleet, using a 737 MAX 8 on a flight from Sao Paulo to Porto Alegre.

published on : 9th December 2020

Boeing suffers more cancelled orders for its 737 Max plane

The company reported 27 orders for the plane, although 25 were a new order by Virgin Australia that replaced an earlier, larger order for 48 Max jets.

published on : 9th December 2020

Safe trip? Aboard the revamped Boeing 737 MAX's first public flight

US authorities last month gave the green light for the plane to return to service after upgrades in the wake of the two calamities that killed 346 people.

published on : 3rd December 2020

European regulator EUASA moves to clear Boeing 737 Max resumption of flights

EUASA's publication opens a 28-day public consultation period after which the agency will review the input and then approve the aircraft for flight.

published on : 24th November 2020

DGCA will take 'some time' before deciding on Boeing 737 MAX planes

FAA of the US on Wednesday paved the way for the MAX aircraft to return to commercial service after a comprehensive and methodical safety review process that stretched for 20 months.

published on : 19th November 2020

After nearly two-year-long ban, US' FAA clears Boeing's 737 Max to take off

Regulators around the world grounded the Max in March 2019, after the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet.

published on : 18th November 2020