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Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies with American Airlines flight

American Airlines on Tuesday launched the first commercial flight of a Boeing 737 MAX in the United States since the plane was grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes that killed hundreds and plunged the airplane manufacturer into crisis......»»

Category: newsSource: thestandard thestandardDec 30th, 2020

Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies

MIAMI, United States — American Airlines on Tuesday launched the first commercial flight of a Boeing 737 MAX in the United States since the plane was grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes that killed hundreds and plunged the airplane manufacturer into crisis. The MAX was Boeing’s top-selling aircraft, and the company struggled through the nearly two […] The post Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 30th, 2020

PAL catches fire on takeoff from LA, returns safely

LOS ANGELES — A Philippine Airlines jet with flames spurting from one engine has returned safely to Los Angeles International Airport shortly after takeoff. Ian Gregor of the Federal Aviation Administration said Flight 113, a Boeing 777 bound for Manila, reported a problem with the right engine after takeoff Thursday morning. It turned around and […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2019

American, Southwest Airlines improve finances, but travel prospects still dim

New York---US airlines’ continued efforts to rein in costs and step up safety measures so travelers will return to the skies paid off in results reported Thursday that showed carriers paring losses in the latest quarter......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2020

American Airlines to restart 737 MAX flights in December

American Airlines says it plans to begin flying the Boeing 737 MAX again in December, assuming the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) allows the plan to resume service, the carrier confirmed on Monday......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 20th, 2020

361 OFWs from Lebanon arrive home

  A Philippine Airlines (PAL) flight with 361 Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) from Beirut, Lebanon arrived in Manila Friday. PAL spokesperson Cielo Villaluna said the flight was chartered by the Department of Labor and Employment and Department of Foreign Affairs. The national flag carrier deployed its 370-seat Boeing 777-300 (RP-C7778) for the Manila-Beirut-Manila repatriation flight, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsSep 4th, 2020

PAL flies stranded seafarers to Barbados

Philippine Airlines repatriated to Barbados 252 seafarers of the Royal Caribbean cruise line stranded in Manila due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Before taking the PAL flight on Wednesday, the US and Latin American seafarers have been quarantined for several weeks at the cruise ship docked in Manila. From the capital Bridgetown, the seafarers took their flights […] The post PAL flies stranded seafarers to Barbados appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMay 24th, 2020

Boeing pilot training on 737 MAX inadequate – Ethiopia crash report

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Ethiopia's probe of last year's Ethiopian Airlines crash found that Boeing did not provide sufficient pilot training for the 737 MAX and that crucial flight software was flawed, according to an interim report published Monday, March 9. The crash of the Nairobi-bound Boeing 737 MAX ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 9th, 2020

Boeing to rewire 737 MAX jets

US aviation regulators plan to require Boeing to rewire all 737 MAX aircraft before allowing the troubled planes fly again, the Wall Street Journal has reported. The MAX has been grounded worldwide since an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed shortly after take-off last March, less than six months after the same model was involved in a […] The post Boeing to rewire 737 MAX jets appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMar 9th, 2020

Ukraine says Iran to hand over downed jet s black boxes

KIEV, Ukraine – Ukraine said Friday, January 17, Iran was ready to hand over the black box flight recorders of the Ukrainian passenger plane downed by an Iranian missile. The Kiev-bound Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737, crashed shortly after taking off from Tehran last Wednesday, killing all 176 people on board, mostly ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 17th, 2020

170 pasahero, patay sa Ukrainian jet crash

Iran – Patay ang nasa 170 pasahero na lulan ng isang Ukrainian airliner nang magkaroon ng problemang teknikal matapos mag-take off sa paliparan ng Theran Imam Khoemini Ang Boeing 737 na may Flight PS 752 at patungong Kiev ay pagmamay-ari ng Ukraine International Airlines. “The fire is so heavy that we cannot (do) any rescue… […] The post 170 pasahero, patay sa Ukrainian jet crash appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Category: newsSource:  remateRelated NewsJan 8th, 2020

American Airlines, Boeing reach deal on MAX losses

American Airlines on Monday became the latest carrier to reach an agreement with Boeing on compensation to cover the financial losses connected to the 737 MAX grounding, which caused thousands of flights to be canceled. American Airlines described the deal as a “confidential agreement” and did not disclose the full amount involved, which covers the […] The post American Airlines, Boeing reach deal on MAX losses appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 6th, 2020

Ethiopian Airlines denies it tampered with flight records after crash

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Ethiopian Airlines on Wednesday, October 9, denied whistleblower accusations that it tampered with the maintenance records of the Boeing 737 MAX jet which crashed in March, killing all 157 people on board . The accident, in which the plane nosedived into a field outside Addis Ababa, led to the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2019

American Airlines says Boeing 737 MAX grounding hit Q2 profits by $185M

NEW YORK, USA – American Airlines said Wednesday, July 10, the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX  reduced second quarter earnings by $185 million even as the company raised a key revenue benchmark because of strong consumer demand. American, which has 24 of the MAX planes in its portfolio, previously estimated ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 10th, 2019

PAL eyes new Boeing aircraft

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines is eyeing to acquire new airplanes from American aircraft manufacturing giant Boeing to replace those it would be retiring soon......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 6th, 2019

PH envoy returns from Canada

THE Philippine Ambassador to Canada Petronila Garcia returned to Manila on Friday onboard Philippine Airlines flight PR119. Garcia was met by staff of the Department of Foreign Affairs at the…READ The post PH envoy returns from Canada appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMay 17th, 2019

Turkish Airlines’ ‘brave’ flight in PH skies

&'160; With a name that translates from his language as a “brave-fair ruler,” Erhan Balaban is every bit the embodiment of a valiant leader for the lean but fierce team of Turkish Airlines in the Philippines. This spirited son of Turkey is cur.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 10th, 2016

Several countries and airlines suspend flights with Boeing 777s after the crash in the United States.

First amendment: 22/02/2021 – 17:55 Many countries and airlines have temporarily suspended all flights with Boeing 777s that contain Pratt & Whitney 4000-112 engines. This.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

& lsquo;Dacera died of natural causes& rsquo;

Philippine Airlines flight attendant Christine Angelica Dacera died of natural causes, the medico-legal report presented by the police to the Makati City prosecutors office showed......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 28th, 2021

Indonesian plane crashes after takeoff with 62 aboard

JAKARTA — A Sriwijaya Air plane crashed into the sea on Saturday minutes after taking off from Indonesia’s capital Jakarta on a domestic flight with 62 people on board, and their fate was not known. The Boeing 737-500, en route to Pontianak in West Kalimantan, disappeared from radar screens after taking off just after 2.30 […] The post Indonesian plane crashes after takeoff with 62 aboard appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2021

Cray starts long journey to Tokyo

Eric Cray takes the first major step towards a return flight to the Olympics when he starts competing in various tournaments around the world. Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association president Philip Ella Juico said the Filipino-American hurdler is headed for a very busy season that is designed to punch a return flight to the […] The post Cray starts long journey to Tokyo appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 8th, 2021