French aviation experts see clear links in 2 Boeing crashes

PARIS (AP) — The French civil aviation investigation bureau BEA has concluded there were "clear similarities" between this month's crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX plane and a Lion Air pl...

The Latest: Ethiopian minister says black box in good shape

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on Ethiopian plane crash: 7:35 p.m. (all times local): Ethiopia's transport minister says the black box from the plane crash...

5 things to know about Boeing's problems over new airplane

Investigators at a lab in France and a field in Ethiopia are looking for clues into the second deadly accident involving Boeing's newest jetliner, while DNA testing has started to identify the remains...

Iran bans Boeing 737 Max planes from its airspace

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran says it has banned from its airspace Boeing 737 Max 8 planes alongside other nations. A statement released Friday by the transportation ministry announced th...

The Latest: Ethiopian Airlines: Probe of recorders begins

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local): 11:05 a.m. Ethiopian Airlines says the investigation in France has begun into...

Pilot quickly called in Ethiopia plane emergency: NYT report

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The pilot of the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed requested permission "in a panicky voice" to return to the airport shortly after takeoff, The New York Times reports...

FAA's close ties to Boeing questioned after 2 deadly crashes

For more than six decades, the Federal Aviation Administration has relied on employees of airplane manufacturers to do government-required safety inspections as planes are being designed or assembled....

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___ Ethiopia crash black boxes arrive in France for analysis HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Flight recorders from a doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight have arrived in France...

Taiwan bans Boeing 737 Max

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) on Thursday joined the global movement to ground all Boeing 737 Max passenger jets following Sunday’s crash in Ethiop...

Boeing's newest plane becomes its biggest headache

WASHINGTON (AP) — Boeing's newest version of its best-selling airliner ever was supposed to boost its fortunes for years to come. Instead it has turned into the company's biggest hea...

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___ UK's May says next vote is on Brexit delay LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Theresa May says Parliament will vote Thursday on whether to seek a delay to Bri...

US grounding of Boeing jet shows limits of company's clout

WASHINGTON (AP) — Aerospace giant Boeing is a juggernaut in Washington. The company employs a team of in-house lobbyists and blue chip firms as part of a multimillion dollar influence operation ...

Trump: US grounding Boeing 737 Max 8, 9 after Ethiopia crash

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the U.S. is issuing an emergency order grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft in the wake of a crash of an Ethiopian Airliner that killed 157 p...

Trump: US issuing 'emergency order' grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft following Ethiopia crash

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump: US issuing 'emergency order' grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft following Ethiopia crash .

Canada transport minister says Canada will close airspace to Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft following Ethiopia crash

TORONTO (AP) — Canada transport minister says Canada will close airspace to Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft following Ethiopia crash.