Boeing Received No New Orders for Aircraft in April

Boeing Received No New Orders for Aircraft in April”

And another News investigation, for instance, last month found that multiple pilots had shared safety concerns with federal authorities about the Boeing plane ahead of the deadly crashes, with one captain calling the plane's flight manual "inadequate and nearly criminally insufficient".

In both crashes, the system, called the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System, pointed the plane sharply downward based on a faulty sensor reading, hindering pilot control after takeoff, according to preliminary crash investigations.

Boeing has been criticized for not disclosing how the MCAS anti-stall system worked - a move that allowed the company to avoid costly retraining.

"As our work continues, I offer this assurance: In the USA, the 737 Max will return to service only when the FAA's analysis of the facts and technical data indicate that it is safe to do so", Elwell said. Boeing did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

The House transportation and infrastructure committee questioned acting Federal Aviation Administration chief Dan Elwell and National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Robert Sumwalt about the planes, which have been barred from flight for two months.

"I, at the beginning when I first heard of this, thought that the MCAS should have been more adequately explained in the ops manual and the flight manual, absolutely", Elwell said. "It shouldn't take a year for us to find out".

Elwell faced skeptical questioning from lawmakers.

He said Congress must help make the public feel safe about flying because "if they don't fly, airlines don't need to buy airplanes", and "then there will be no jobs" in aircraft manufacturing.

More news: Selena Gomez and Bill Murray’s playful side at Cannes Film Festival

"The Committee's investigation is just getting started, and it will take some time to get answers, but one thing is clear right now: the FAA has a credibility problem", Larsen said. But the tragedies are shocking, including for families of victims, he said.

"Boeing has yet to provide a single document", he said.

The highest ranking Republican on the committee, Rep. Sam Graves of Missouri, urged caution before blaming Boeing for the accidents.

"Our team continues to work collaboratively with the FAA, Boeing and the Allied Pilots Association in this process".

Not only did the troubled 737 Max receive zero new orders since it was grounded March 13. Elwell said he's waiting to see what various investigations and audits have to say.

"The worst thing that can ever happen is a tragedy like this, and the even worse thing would be another one", he said later in the meeting held four months before the Ethiopian Airlines disaster. The 737 Max fleet officially launched in August 2011 and boasted a slate of safety and technological upgrades over older 737s and competitor models like the Airbus A320. It automatically commands a relatively modest dive if it senses a plane's nose has gotten too high. Two of the planes have crashed in the past year in Ethiopia and Indonesia, killing 346 people.

- Bloomberg's Todd Shields contributed.

Like this



12 May 2020
Canada’s entertainment industry is losing millions due to the coronavirus pandemic
It was supposed to be opened sometime in 2021, but there is expected to now be a significant delay in this timeline. Another significant effect of the crisis has been to stall existing construction projects.

07 August 2019
Is Downsizing to a Smaller Home a Smart Decision?
Game of Thrones Slot Based on the hugely popular Game of Thrones TV series, this slot has gained its popularity due to that show. Those looking to change their lives with a huge win are all now heading over to the Mega Moolah slot game to try their luck.

15 May 2019
The Rush: 76ers and Blazers force game 7s
As Barton seemed to get tangled up with a fallen Collins, he became involved in a shoving match with Curry. Butler hit baskets in bunches and finished with 25 points. "We don't quit", Portland's Enes Kanter said.

15 May 2019
PSA Airlines pilot from Christian County indicted for three 2015 murders
Beshear took over the case after their son met with him, anxious his parents' murderer would get away with his crimes. Matt Phillips met with Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear, worrying the case would never be solved.

15 May 2019
Monster-Hunting RPG 'Dauntless' Heading to Xbox One Next Week
Everything from questing and crafting to meeting other Slayers and pursuing Behemoths has received massive updates. As Slayer, it's up to you to hunt the monstrous Behemoths who are devouring the world.

15 May 2019
RICK AND MORTY Will Return This November
According to Variety, Ricky and Morty's imminent return was announced at the WarnerMedia upfront presentation in NY . And you need to get used to waiting through long breaks between seasons. "We're going to do it this year, 2019".

15 May 2019
Redmi K20 confirmed to launch in India soon
The Redmi K20 moniker was also confirmed by the brand's Weibo account , in case you need more proof of the device's name. Further, as per the listing, Redmi K20 will also have a USB Type C port and will support fast charging.

15 May 2019
Sonos finally gets Google Assistant support
If you have a Sonos Beam, you'll also be able to control your TV through Google Assistant with an HDMI ARC connection. At launch it doesn't support Voice match, which is a significant shortfall for Multi user households.

15 May 2019
Claude Monet painting sells for record $110.7M US
Pablo Picasso's "Les femmes d'Alger (Version "O")" held the previous auction record, having sold for $179.4 million in 2015. Six bidders battled for more than eight minutes in hope of acquiring the coveted work by the French Impressionist master.

27 March 2018
The Growth of Online Gaming and Betting Companies
Even though brick and mortar casinos make offers to gamblers, they do not come anywhere close to what is offered on the wide web. Alternatively, they can be used to learn about the game and the features it comes with as well as the strategies that work best.