Boeing 737 max

SpiceJet's 737 Max aircraft returns to Chennai after engine snag, plane grounded

The Tuesday's incident was the second involving a Max plane of the SpiceJet in the last five months.

published on : 4th May 2022

Improper training of 90 pilots: DGCA issues notices to SpiceJet, training organisation CSTPL

Earlier this week, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) barred 90 SpiceJet pilots from operating Boeing 737 Max aircraft after finding them not properly trained.

published on : 15th April 2022

DGCA bars 90 SpiceJet pilots from operating Boeing 737 Max planes, cites 'improper training'

The pilots will have to undergo training again, in a proper manner, on the Max simulator.

published on : 13th April 2022

SpiceJet posts Rs 42 cr quarterly profit amid turbulent times; to expand 737 MAX fleet

The airline's Boeing 737 MAX returned into operations and the airline termed the settlement with Boeing a significant event during the December quarter.

published on : 15th February 2022

Akasa air aims to begin flight by May-June

The carrier is looking to have 18 planes in its fleet by the end of March 2023, its first Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

published on : 26th January 2022

DGCA probes into engine snag in SpiceJet 737 Max plane

This probe and technical snags comes less than a month after SpiceJet restarted operations of its Boeing 737 MAX aircraft after a gap of around two-and-a-half years.

published on : 11th December 2021

China clears Boeing 737 Max to fly again

Investigators blamed a computer system that pushed the plane’s nose downward in flight and couldn’t be overridden by pilots.

published on : 2nd December 2021

SpiceJet reintroduces Boeing 737 MAX aircraft after recertification

Budget airline SpiceJet, on Tuesday recommenced flight services on Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.

published on : 23rd November 2021

SpiceJet resumes Boeing 737 MAX aircraft flights after two and a half years

SpiceJet, the only operator of the 737 MAX in the country, had signed a $22 billion deal with Boeing for up to 205 aircraft in 2017 and has 13 of these planes in its fleet at present.

published on : 23rd November 2021

SpiceJet, Boeing settle claims related to grounding of 737 Max aircraft

SpiceJet's fleet of 13 Max aircraft has not operated any commercial flight since March 2019 when the plane was grounded worldwide.

published on : 17th November 2021

Boeing 737 MAX negligence case ends with USD 237.5 million settlement

Boeing has also agreed to hire a mediator to handle internal issues and appoint a board representative with aviation safety experience.

published on : 6th November 2021

SpiceJet enters into settlement with Boeing 737 Max lessor CDB Aviation

The airline had stated on August 26 that it has agreed to a settlement with Avolon, another major lessor of this aircraft.

published on : 13th September 2021

SpiceJet shares jump over 4 per cent after DGCA lifts ban on Boeing 737 Max aircraft

Currently, in India, only SpiceJet airline has Boeing 737 Max aircraft in its fleet.

published on : 27th August 2021

DGCA lifts ban on Boeing 737 Max aircraft after two-and-half years

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing has been modifying the 737 Max plane since March 2019 so that various countries' regulators, including the DGCA, permit its passenger flight operations again.

published on : 26th August 2021

SpiceJet settles with Boeing 737 Max aircraft lessor Avolon

Aviation regulators in the US and Europe have already approved the aircraft for flying with extensive fixes.

published on : 26th August 2021