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# boeing - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

French families sue Boeing over fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash

The 10 March crash of the plane killed all 157 people on board.

# boeing - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'It very well could be worse': Lucky escape for passengers on flight which crashed into Florida river

‘It sort of swerved and then it came to a complete crash stop’ a passenger said.

# boeing - Monday 29 April, 2019

Boeing CEO defends safety record after two fatal crashes

More than 300 people were killed in crashes involving the Boeing 737 Max in recent months.

# boeing - Friday 5 April, 2019

Boeing CEO stands by 'fundamental safety' of 737 MAX jets following Ethiopian Airlines report

‘We remain confident in the fundamental safety of the 737 MAX,’ CEO Muilenburg said. .

# boeing - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Crash report: Pilots 'followed all Boeing procedures' but still couldn't stop nosedive

The initial report said that the pilots were not able to control the aircraft.

# boeing - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Boeing pledges to prevent future crashes as it unveils fix to flight system

The company launched a campaign to convince the flying public that it is addressing the issues with the 737 MAX.

Boeing 737 MAX makes emergency landing in Florida after engine problem

The Federal Aviation Agency is investigating the incident.

# boeing - Monday 25 March, 2019

Cork and Shannon passengers to be bussed to Dublin to catch Norwegian's US flights

Passengers travelling to Providence and Stewart early next month will be affected.

# boeing - Monday 18 March, 2019

'Clear similarities' between both Boeing 737 MAX crashes, French experts say

An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 went down minutes into a flight earlier this month.

# boeing - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Norwegian to operate Dreamliner from Dublin following suspension of Boeing 737 MAX

The Boeing 737 MAX fleet was suspended from European airspace yesterday.

US says 'no basis' to ban Boeing 737 Max jets despite Ireland and rest of EU grounding planes

Two deadly crashes involving the model of plane have happened in the past five months.

# boeing - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

UK bans all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from its airspace following Ethiopia Airlines crash

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

Singapore joins list of countries to ban use of 737 Max planes following Ethiopia Airlines crash

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

# boeing - Monday 11 March, 2019

Black box recovered from crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight

157 people were killed in yesterday’s crash, including Irishman Michael Ryan.

# boeing - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Boeing launches 'most efficient' plane ever

Airbus, which moved first to update its aircrafts used in most midrange flights, now has a 60% market share.

# boeing - Saturday 10 June, 2017

A $3 billion plane sale could cause problems for Trump

The White House is in the midst of a 90-day review to decide if it will stick by the 2015 deal between Iran and world powers.

# boeing - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Trump calls for Air Force One to cancel contract with Boeing

He did so on Twitter, of course.

# boeing - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Sailing hero Annalise Murphy has airplane named after her

Annalise is the first modern-day person to have an aircraft named after her by an Irish airline.

# boeing - Sunday 27 December, 2015

The days of the jumbo jet are coming to an end — here's a look back at its glory years

Since its introduction in 1969, the Boeing 747 has transformed the way people travel.

# boeing - Monday 2 November, 2015

# boeing - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Cork-bound flight diverted to Dublin over lack of tall stairs

Houston, we have a problem

# boeing - Friday 12 June, 2015

Locked, upright position: The Dreamliner's near-vertical takeoff is amazing (and terrifying) Grab Your Sick Bags This post contains videos

Locked, upright position: The Dreamliner's near-vertical takeoff is amazing (and terrifying)

Wouldn’t fancy that with the nerves a little tender.

# boeing - Sunday 19 April, 2015

This 747 private jet is a palace in the sky

We’re normally happy with a free pillow and some peanuts…

# boeing - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Michael O'Leary will be happy: There was a lot of good news for Ryanair today

The good times keep on rolling for the budget carrier

# boeing - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Boeing and SpaceX to build new spacecraft for ISS astronauts

SpaceX is headed by PayPal co-founder Elon Musk.

# boeing - Monday 8 September, 2014

Ryanair's new planes will have more seats AND leg room

They’re also costing a cool $22 billion.

# boeing - Friday 18 July, 2014

Timeline: Here's everything we know so far about the flight MH17 crash

A run-through of events surrounding the shooting down of the Malaysia Airlines passenger plane yesterday.

# boeing - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Show me the money: Ryanair has raised €850 million for new planes

The carrier is the best-rated airline in Europe, and says it is planning further savings for passengers.

# boeing - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Boeing is allowed to sell spare aircraft parts to Iran - but not new planes

This is the first time the US has issued a license of this kind since the 1979 embargo.

# boeing - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Missing Malaysian plane may have flown for 4 hours after losing contact - report

The Wall Street Journal says investigators suspect the missing plane could have been diverted to an unknown location.

# boeing - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Boeing creates spy phone that self-destructs if tampered with

Anyone who tries to open the phone’s casing will cause it to wipe out all of its data, rendering it inoperable.

# boeing - Sunday 15 September, 2013

FlightFest: Your Pictures FlightFest This post contains images

FlightFest: Your Pictures

Over 30 aircraft flew over Dublin today. Here’s what you saw.

# boeing - Monday 26 August, 2013

The Sultan of Brunei's plane is in Dublin, but why?

One of three planes owned by one of the world’s wealthiest men touched down in Dublin yesterday, but nobody is entirely sure for what reason.

# boeing - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Biggest Irish airshow since 1936 to take place next month FlightFest This post contains images

Biggest Irish airshow since 1936 to take place next month

FlightFest will see a selection of aircraft, from flying boats to massive cargo planes, fly over the River Liffey next month.

# boeing - Monday 29 April, 2013

NYPD confirms piece of wreckage comes from hijacked 9/11 plane 9/11 This post contains videos

NYPD confirms piece of wreckage comes from hijacked 9/11 plane

The twisted piece of wreckage, believed to be part of a wing flap, was discovered in a narrow space between two buildings.

# boeing - Saturday 27 April, 2013

12 years later, large piece of 9/11 airplane found in New York

Authorities said it will not be removed until the area has been thoroughly examined.

# boeing - Tuesday 19 March, 2013

Ryanair finalises €12 billion order for 175 new Boeing planes

The airline has signed an agreement to order 175 new Boeing 737-800 planes which will be delivered over five years.

# boeing - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Boeing crisis deepens as Dreamliners grounded worldwide

Aviators have grounded most of the world’s 787 Dreamliner fleet until a fire risk linked to the plane’s batteries can be fixed.

# boeing - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

More trouble for Boeing 787 Dreamliner as Japanese airlines ground fleet

In a separate development India’s aviation regulator is to conduct a safety review of the aircraft.

# boeing - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Boeing 787 Dreamliners to undergo in-depth safety review - FAA

The announcement came after a recent spate of incidents involving the aircraft.

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