Federal Aviation Administration Category

April 8, 2019

White Collar Watch: What Laws Could Investigators Use to Pursue a Case Against Boeing?

Aircraft makers rarely face a criminal investigation resulting from plane crashes. Here is a look what laws investigators might consider.

April 4, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines Pilots Followed Boeing’s Safety Procedures Before Crash, Report Shows

Preliminary findings on the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 disaster, based on black box data, again put attention on the jet’s anti-stall system.

April 3, 2019

Family of Ralph Nader’s Niece, Killed in Crash, Plans to Sue Boeing

The wrongful death suit comes after Samya Rose Stumo, 24, was one of 157 people killed when an Ethiopian Airlines plane went down last month.

April 3, 2019

Boeing Whistle-Blower Claims to Be Investigated by Senate Committee

The chairman of the commerce committee sent a letter to the F.A.A. asking about claims that its safety inspectors were not properly trained or certified.

March 30, 2019

With Interest: The Week in Business: The Sackler Family Gets Sued, and Theresa May’s Darkest Hour

Plus, Apple makes TV shows now, and China trade talks pick up steam.

March 28, 2019

Boeing Faces Capitol’s Glare as It Presses to Fix the 737 Max

The changes would give pilots more control and make it less likely that faulty data can set off a reaction, two issues at the center of investigations into two crashes.