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Boeing says software upgrade for 737 MAX will roll out by end of month

3 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Boeing has told airlines that it plans to roll out new software for the 737 MAX jets - two of which crashed in the last five months - by the end of the month, according to a report. The software upgrade will limit the operation of the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System, or MCAS, the BBC...
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Boeing's CEO wrote an open letter about the 737 Max plane groundings - here's what he says the company is doing after two deadly crashes

Boeing's CEO wrote an open letter about the 737 Max plane groundings - here's what he says the company is doing after two deadly crashes

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Boeing's CEO responded to growing questions about its 737 Max plane on Monday.
In an open letter to passengers and airlines, Dennis Muilenburg said the hotly awaited software update for the model should be available by the end of the month.
Read the full text of his letter below.
Amid growing scrutiny surrounding the second crash of its 737 Max plane, Boeing's CEO on Monday released an open letter to airlines and passengers about the ongoing investigation.
"We're united with our airline customers, international regulators and government authorities in our efforts to support the most recent...
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12 feared dead, dozens more injured in a suspected arson attack at a...

12 feared dead, dozens more injured in a suspected arson attack at a Japanese animation studio

12 people are feared to have been killed in a suspected arson attack at an animation studio in Kyoto, Japan on Thursday morning local time. A man burst into a famous animation... Read more ...

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The House just voted to hold two Trump cabinet officials in criminal...

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'One of the all-time classics!': Trump celebrates Nancy Pelosi being forced...

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Trump supporters chant 'SEND HER BACK' as the president attacks Ilhan Omar...

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The best-selling Amazon Prime Day deals from 18 countries around the world

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'Hell no': Dana White shuts down Jorge Masvidal's 'easy paycheck' challenge...

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Netflix lost subscribers in the US last quarter for the first time since 2011

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Netflix lost 126,000 subscribers in the US during the second quarter, the company said in its Q2 earnings report on Wednesday. It significantly missed projections for... Read more ...

A city in Florida is blasting 'Baby Shark' overnight to keep homeless people...

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US stocks drop for a second day as Trump reignites his global trade war

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Major US indexes closed lower for the second straight day after President Donald Trump expanded the scope of his trade war to potentially include France. The president is... Read more ...