French widow files lawsuit against Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

A French woman whose husband died in the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX airliner in Ethiopia has filed a U.S. lawsuit against the planemaker, seeking at least $276 million in damages. The crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 in March killed all 157 passengers and crew aboard and followed the death in October of… Read More French widow files lawsuit against Boeing over Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

Boeing conducts inaugural test flight for flying car prototype

Boeing Co said on Wednesday its flying car prototype hovered briefly in the air during an inaugural test flight, a small but significant step as the world’s largest planemaker bids to revolutionize urban transportation and parcel delivery services. Boeing is competing with arch-rival Airbus SE and numerous other firms to introduce small self-flying vehicles capable… Read More Boeing conducts inaugural test flight for flying car prototype

Brazilian judge overturns injunction blocking sale of Embraer to Boeing

A Brazilian judge overturned on Friday a decision that put the brakes on planemaker Embraer’s proposed sale of 80 percent of its commercial aviation division to Boeing Co, as the judicial back-and-forth surrounding the deal continued. According to public news agency Agencia Estado, Federal Judge Therezinha Cazerta suspended a decision which had suspended the sale… Read More Brazilian judge overturns injunction blocking sale of Embraer to Boeing

Brazilian judge issues injunction blocking sale of Embraer to Boeing

A Brazilian judge on Thursday issued his second injunction blocking the proposed sale of 80 percent of planemaker Embraer’s commercial aviation division to Boeing Co, as attempts to stop the deal intensified while the two companies neared closing the transaction. The same judge issued a similar injunction earlier this month that was swiftly appealed and… Read More Brazilian judge issues injunction blocking sale of Embraer to Boeing

Boeing opens first 737 completion center in China

Boeing Co opened its first 737 completion plant in China on Saturday, a strategic investment aimed at building a sales lead over arch-rival Airbus in one of the world’s top travel markets that has been overshadowed by the U.S-China trade war. The world’s largest planemaker also delivered the first of its top-selling 737s completed at… Read More Boeing opens first 737 completion center in China