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Three Gulf countries ban Boeing's 737 MAX after crash

Three Gulf countries ban Boeing's 737 MAX after crash
  • Three Gulf countries ban Boeing's 737 MAX after crash FWC: Three Gulf countries ban Boeing’s 737 MAX after crash

    The United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Oman on Tuesday banned Boeing’s 737 MAX jet from their airspace following a second deadly crash involving the model within five months. The UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority said the move was a “precautionary measure aimed at protecting public safety,” state news agency WAM…

  • Boeing flies past Airbus with 2018 aircraft deliveries FWC: Boeing flies past Airbus with 2018 aircraft deliveries

    Boeing reported record commercial plane deliveries for the second straight year on Tuesday and although short of the company’s forecast the figures still beat those of Boeing’s European rival Airbus. The US aerospace giant, which has capitalized on rising global demand for air travel, reported deliveries of 806 planes for…

  • Mexico’s Leader Sells Off ‘Too Lavish’ Presidential Boeing 787 FWC: Mexico’s Leader Sells Off ‘Too Lavish’ Presidential Boeing 787

    The 787-8 aircraft is headed Monday to a facility in California where Boeing can help maintain the presidential jet until a buyer is found, Finance Minister Carlos Urzua and Banobras development bank director Jorge Mendoza said in a message to reporters in Mexico City. Lopez Obrador has criticized the plane,…

  • Powerful Winter Storm Sweeps East After Blanketing The Midwest FWC: Powerful Winter Storm Sweeps East After Blanketing The Midwest

    The storm is bringing snow, ice, freezing rain and arctic air to much of the East Coast. (Image credit: Kiichiro Sato/AP)