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Exclusive: SpaceX, Boeing design risks threaten new delays for U.S. space program

Added: 21.02.2019 6:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

NASA has warned SpaceX and Boeing Co of design and safety concerns for their competing astronaut launch systems, according to industry sources and a new government report, threatening the U.S. bid to revive its human spaceflight program later this year.


airBaltic to phase out Boeing 737 ahead of schedule

Added: 20.02.2019 8:33 | 24 views | 0 comments

The airline aims to minimise complexity and benefit from the additional efficiency of the Airbus A220-300 aircraft which will become the only jet type operated by the Latvian airline.


British Airways debuts Boeing 747 painted in BOAC livery

Added: 19.02.2019 9:40 | 41 views | 1 comments

Crowds gathered at Heathrow earlier to watch the much-anticipated arrival of a British Airways Boeing 747 painted in the design of its predecessor British Overseas Airways Corporation.


Korean Air celebrates anniversary with new livery

Added: 19.02.2019 8:02 | 16 views | 0 comments

Korean Air’s Boeing 777-300ER from Incheon to San Francisco was the first plane with the special livery to take to the sky earlier this month. The special livery will depict the number 50 with a plane flying over it alongside the slogan ‘Beyond 50 Years of Excellence’.


Britain's Cobham takes $206 million charge to settle Boeing dispute

Added: 19.02.2019 7:55 | 24 views | 0 comments

British engineer Cobham will take an additional exceptional charge of 160 million pounds ($206 million) to settle a dispute with Boeing over its delayed KC-46 aerial refuelling programme, it said on Tuesday.

Tags: Fuel, Boeing

Southwest Airlines faces "operational emergency" with spike in out-of-service jets

Added: 18.02.2019 13:04 | 3 views | 0 comments

Southwest Airlines faces what its own managers call an operational state of "emergency" due to an unusually high number of Southwest Boeing 737s being taken out of service for maintenance. In a memo obtained by CBS News, the airline called for all hands on deck. The spike in out-of-service planes follows our CBS News investigation into mechanics' complaints of undue pressure to put aircraft back in service faster. Kris Van Cleave reports.

Tags: Planes, Boeing

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