Aviation News

Canada is about to lift the ban on the Boeing 737 MAX on January 20

Canada will lift the flight ban, which lasted more than two years, on Boeing’S 737 MAX on January 20. Joining other countries such as the United States that have brought the aircraft back after two fatal crashes. The planes will be permitted to fly as long as they meet conditions specified by Transport Canada in […]

Kobe Bryant helicopter crash: New NTSB documents appear to point to pilot disorientation in fog

The helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant descended steeply and crashed, killing all nine passengers aboard, even though its pilot said in his last radio transmission that he was climbing to 4,000 feet, documents released Wednesday by federal investigators show. The pilot never told air traffic controllers about plans to turn and descend after they asked him about his intentions once he […]

Sriwijaya plane crash puts Indonesia Aviation Safety under hurricane’s eye

Indonesia’s air safety is back in the eye of the hurricane after a Sriwijaya Air plane carrying 62 people crashed into the Java Sea minutes after takeoff last Saturday, this mishap is the country’s third major air crash in just over six years. Before the crash, there had been 697 deaths in Indonesia over the […]

Boeing agrees to pay $2.5 billion to resolve federal criminal charge over 737 Max conspiracy

The Justice Department on Thursday said Boeing has agreed to pay more than $2.5 billion to resolve a charge that it conspired to defraud the Federal Aviation Administration during its review of the 737 Max, the airliner involved in a pair of deadly crashes that killed 346 people. The Justice Department’s Criminal Division said the […]

The FAA approved the Boeing 737 Max to be flown again after extensive investigations.

After several studies, tests and verifications, the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) cancelled the order that stopped Boeing’s commercial operations. The strike affected several companies and particularly Boeing, although it was certain that 737 Max were safe, complied with the order to put the aircraft on the ground. The new provision will allow airlines under […]