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October 15, 2021, 8:45 AM

Former Boeing Pilot Indicted for Fraud in 737 Max Case

The U.S. Justice Department has charged former Boeing chief technical pilot Mark Forkner with six counts of fraud.

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Oct 15, 2021 - 10:57 AM
Visitors from the EU, the UK, and several other countries may begin to enter the U.S. on November 18 if vaccinated against and tested for Covid-19.
737 Max
Oct 15, 2021 - 8:45 AM
The U.S. Justice Department has charged former Boeing chief technical pilot Mark Forkner with six counts of fraud.
Oct 14, 2021 - 12:07 PM
Digital transformation at Airbus’s services division accelerates as pandemic demands more efficient ways of working.
Oct 13, 2021 - 12:05 PM
The Brazilian OEM expects to reveal plans early next month for technologies to meet a 2050 net-zero emissions target for its current and future aircraft.
Oct 12, 2021 - 10:37 AM
A survey by JMC Recruitment Solutions shows that 38 percent of 4,000 respondents have left the aviation industry.
Oct 11, 2021 - 2:40 PM
The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association denies that its members staged a walkout in protest of Covid vaccine requirements.
Oct 11, 2021 - 1:22 PM
During the month of September Airbus shipped 40 commercial airplanes, or 17 fewer than during the same month in 2020.
Oct 8, 2021 - 10:26 AM
After losing a bid to acquire India’s flag carrier, SpiceJet founder Ajay Singh calls the government’s sale process “transparent and flexible.”
Oct 6, 2021 - 11:48 AM
Passengers are increasingly willing to fly but are hampered by the patchwork of confusing and inconsistent restrictions for cross-border travel.
Oct 6, 2021 - 11:43 AM
Contracts covering 51 A320neos make Jet2 a new Airbus customer and call for first delivery in 2023.