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Major Airlines Ground Boeing 777 Planes Following Denver Incident

Airlines Ground Boeing 777 Planes Following Denver Incident

Share The Article When it comes to traveling, it’s a well-known fact that statistically air travel is the safest form of transport there is. However, such words are of little comfort to the many travelers who experience a fear or anxiety towards flying – particularly when events such as those that unfolded over Denver make […]

Singapore Airlines to begin Boeing 737-800 operations from March with Phuket route

Singapore Airlines to begin Boeing 737-800 operations from March with Phuket route

Singapore Airlines (SIA) will operate Boeing 737-800 NG aircraft on flights to Phuket from 4 March 2021, offering customers greater consistency in product and service across the SIA Group’s premium network as part of SilkAir’s integration with the parent airline. More SilkAir routes will be progressively transferred as nine 737-800 NG join the SIA fleet. […]

End of an era: British Airways retires its final Boeing 747

End of an era: British Airways retires its final Boeing 747

British Airways’ remaining two Boeing 747 aircraft based at Heathrow taxied for take off for the last time on 8 October. To commemorate the occasion the airline’s two aircraft took to the skies one after the other from runway 27R. Once in the air, G-CIVY circled back over the southerly runway in an emotional farewell […]

Alaska Airlines ups Boeing 737 MAX orders and options to 120 jets

Alaska Airlines ups Boeing 737 MAX orders and options to 120 jets

Boeing and Alaska Airlines announced that the carrier is buying 23 more 737-9 airplanes, building on its original order and an agreement last month to acquire new 737-9s through lease. The new deal brings Alaska Airlines’ total 737 MAX orders and options to 120 airplanes, which will give the fifth largest U.S. carrier the scale, […]

Boeing charged with 737 Max fraud conspiracy, to pay over $2.5 billion in fines

Boeing charged with 737 Max fraud conspiracy, to pay over $2.5 billion in fines

Boeing will pay a total criminal monetary amount of over $2.5 billion, composed of a criminal monetary penalty of $243.6 million, compensation payments to Boeing’s 737 MAX airline customers of $1.77 billion, and the establishment of a $500 million crash-victim beneficiaries fund to compensate the heirs, relatives, and legal beneficiaries of the 346 passengers who […]

Indonesian authorities confirm that Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 with 65 on board crashed into Jakarta Bay

Indonesian authorities confirm that Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 with 65 on board crashed into Jakarta Bay

At least 65 people – 53 passengers, including 10 children, and 12 crewmembers were on board of crashed Indonesian Boeing 737-500 passenger plane Continue reading Indonesian authorities confirm that Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 with 65 on board crashed into Jakarta Bay at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. The post Indonesian authorities confirm that […]

Boeing to pay USD 2.5 billion for settling fraud charge over 737 Max plane

Boeing to pay USD 2.5 billion for settling fraud charge over 737 Max plane

Boeing has agreed to pay USD 2.5 billion to settle criminal charges in the US centred on the troubled 737 Max. Officials argued the manufacturer hid information from safety inspectors about the design of the aircraft. The US justice department said the firm chose profit over candour, impeding oversight of the planes, which were involved […]

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