Boeing knew about 737 MAX problems months before 2018 Lion Air crash, but didn’t tell FAA

Within months of the 737's debut in 2017, Boeing says its engineers realised a safety alert in the model's cockpit only worked when airlines also bought a separate, optional feature.

‘Bad memories always last much longer’: Inside Boeing’s billion-dollar bungle

Two deadly crashes involving its latest 737 MAX jet are prompting some to consider how the darling of American aviation will survive this fatal blow and why it happened in the first place.

China to flaunt new-found military muscle as People’s Liberation Army navy turns 70

On Tuesday, the Chinese navy will turn 70, and Beijing is marking the occasion by showing off new toys rapidly commissioned and completed by the emerging global power.

Ethiopia’s 737 MAX 8 black box data ‘shows clear similarities’ with Lion Air crash

Analysis of the data from the black boxes of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed, killing all 157 people on board, showed "clear similarities" with October's Lion Air crash, a spokesperson for the Ethiopian Transport Ministry says.

Before the Boeing 737 MAX 8, another airline grounded its ‘exciting’ new fleet

It's been one week since 157 people were killed after a Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed minutes after take-off on an Ethiopian Airlines flight. Almost 70 years ago, another new aircraft known as "The Comet" was grounded after disintegrating in the sky.