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Boeing wins biggest 737 MAX order since safety-ban lift from Southwest

"In fact, since Southwest is the world's only large 737-only airline, it would have been a major disaster for Boeing if they had lost."

U.S. orders extra inspection of some Boeing 777s after United incident, Japan suspends use

In Feb. 2018, a 777 of the same age operated by United and bound for Honolulu suffered an engine failure when a cowling fell off about 30 minutes before the plane landed safely. The NTSB determined that incident was the result of a full-length fan blade fracture.

Boeing 737 passenger plane vanishes over sea after ‘falling 10,000ft’ after takeoff from Indonesia

Around 39 minutes into its journey, the jet lost contact with Malaysia Airlines and crashed at an unknown location killing all 239 people on board.

Boeing 737 Max returns to US skies for first time in 21 months

Last month, the Federal Aviation Administration approved changes that Boeing made to an automated flight-control system implicated in crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia that killed 346 people in all.

Boeing to recruit team of 160 pilots to aid 737 Max relaunch

A smooth return to service for the 737 Max is crucial for the fortunes of Boeing, after the model was grounded from March 2019 after two crashes that killed a total of 346 people.

First Boeing 737 max plane gets certificate saying it is safe to fly

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued the certificate, which authorises that particular aircraft to fly, after announcing that Administrator Steve Dickson had signed an order on 18 November allowing the 737 Max to return to commercial service.

U.S. House report blasts failures of Boeing, FAA in 737 MAX certification

This is a tragedy that never should have happened," House Transportation Committee chairman Peter DeFazio told reporters. "We're going to take steps in our legislation to see that it never happens again as we reform the system."

Qatar Airways agrees delivery delays with Airbus, still talking to Boeing

Qatar Airways has struck a deal with Airbus SE (AIR.PA) to delay delivery of airplanes due to the pandemic-induced travel downturn...

Boeing aims to increase Black employees by 20%, CEO says in memo

Boeing Co (BA.N) is seeking to increase Black U.S. employees throughout the company by 20% and mandate benchmarks for hiring people...

Canada to conduct Boeing 737 MAX test flight in US

Canada’s transport agency said Friday it will take a Boeing 737 MAX out for a test flight, more than a year...

US gives conditions for Boeing 737 MAX to fly again

The jet has been grounded since March 2019 following two deadly crashes.

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13-year-old arrested by police in Katsina for killing bandits

The boy, who demonstrated skills in handling AK-47, also confessed to have been bullied by some elderly bandits, who provoked him, and as a result, picked an AK-47 rifle and shot dead two of the elderly bandits,”

Senate, CSOs review MDAs’ implementation of National Anti-Corruption Strategy

“We are happy that this forum was provided to enable us to assess the NASC and to know the level of the fight against corruption. To adequately review the implementation, the MDAs here, who have submitted their reports, should also be requested to provide specific data and figures.

June 12: Twitter CEO’s ‘solidarity’ tweet sparks reactions

He not only created an accompanying icon for the hashtag but also promoted donation campaigns in support of the historic protest.

Soldier shot as Army, ESN clash in Abia

The shooting was said to have attracted soldiers from the Army Headquarters, in Ohafia, who engaged the suspected ESN members in an exchange of gunfire.