David Schaper

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Preliminary Report On Ethiopian Airlines Crash Suggests Pilots Followed Procedures

Thursday, April 04, 2019

A preliminary report into the deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash suggests the plane's pilots followed all suggested procedures. The report opens a new round of questions into the 737 Max aircraft.

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It May Take Weeks Before Boeing Finishes 737 Max Software Fixes

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Last week, Boeing said software fixes for its troubled 737 Max airplanes were finished and ready to go. But now the company says more time is needed to make sure the fixes are done right.

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Boeing Scrambles To Restore Faith In Its 737 Max Airplane After Crashes

Thursday, March 28, 2019

The company is still producing about 50 737 Max planes per month. This week, it unveiled software fixes and other improvements for the fleet as it tried to reassure the public that they are safe.

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Boeing Details 737 Max Software Fixes

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Boeing invited members of the media, airlines, regulators and pilots to Washington state in a bid to assure them that the 737 Max is safe to fly. The aircraft were grounded after two deadly crashes.

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Boeing Unveils Software Updates For 737 Max Jets

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Boeing is giving updates on the software fix to it's troubled 737 Max jets in a bid to get the plane back in the air.

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Boeing 737 Max Software Fix And Report On Fatal Crash Expected This Week

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Authorities in Ethiopia are preparing to release preliminary findings on the cause of the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 jet that killed all 157 people on board.

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More Questions Are Being Raised About Safety System In Boeing's 737 Max Jets

Friday, March 22, 2019

Old reports of safety concerns regarding Boeing's scrutinized 737 Max jets are resurfacing and training procedures are getting fresh scrutiny.

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Trump Administration Hopes New Leadership Can Calm Turbulence Roiling The FAA

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

President Trump is nominating Stephen Dickson, a former Delta Airlines exec, to lead the Federal Aviation Administration while it is being sharply criticized for its oversight of plane manufacturers.

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Investigators Find More Evidence Of Connections Between Crashes Of Boeing 737 Max Jets

Monday, March 18, 2019

The news comes amid reports Boeing's safety analysis of a new flight control system on the 737 Max was flawed; and that Boeing is now under federal investigation.

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With Grounding Of Boeing 737 Max Fleet — Where Does That Leave Air Travelers?

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Some U.S. airlines are scrambling to rebook passengers after the FAA announced it was grounding the Boeing 737 Max fleet. Airlines affected include Southwest, American and United.

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News Brief: FAA Grounds 737 Max, Mueller Team Member Leaves

Thursday, March 14, 2019

The FAA has grounded all Boeing 737 Max aircraft in the U.S. as investigators probe the cause of the crash in Ethiopia. Also, new information suggests the special counsel's investigation is done.

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Investigators Look Into What Caused Ethiopian Airlines Flight To Crash

Monday, March 11, 2019

The jet crashed shortly after takeoff Sunday killing all 157 people on board. It's the second deadly crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 jet in five months — raising questions about the plane's safety.

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Chicago Voters Make History In Election Of City's First Black Female Mayor

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The dynasty of Daley politicians in Chicago appears to be ending — the city's two top mayoral candidates are African American women. The women will compete in a run-off election next month.

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A Record 14 Candidates Vie To Be Chicago's Next Mayor

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Voters in Chicago go to the polls Tuesday to select a mayor, and they've got a lot of choices. More than a dozen candidates are running to succeed Rahm Emanuel, who is stepping down after two terms.

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Southwest Airlines Cancels More Flights Because Of Unspecified Mechanical Issues

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

An "operational emergency" is grounding more than 40 planes at Southwest Airlines because of mechanical problems and creating havoc with travelers.

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At Least 6 Dead, Including Gunman, In Aurora, Ill., Shooting

Friday, February 15, 2019

A gunman who entered the Henry Pratt Company in Aurora, Ill., on Friday afternoon, armed with a handgun, killed five civilians, officials said. Five police officers were also wounded.

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Airbus Will End Production Of Massive A380 Jetliner

Thursday, February 14, 2019

It's a plane so big it can carry the population of a tiny town. But more efficient jets and airports have changed the market, so Airbus will no longer make the massive A380 jetliner.

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Aviation Workers Caution Another Shutdown Could Affect Holiday Travel

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Congress is moving to keep air traffic controllers and other FAA employees from feeling the effects of another government shutdown. Could that ease the pressure on leaders to avoid future shutdowns?

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Frigid Temperatures Are Wreaking Havoc Across The Midwest

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

There's cold and then, there's -60 wind chills coming from a brutal storm front creating havoc in much of the Midwest. Yes, it's winter, but this is upwards of 40 degrees colder than normal.

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Polar Vortex Causes Midwest States Of Emergency As Cold Pushes Farther South

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Wind chill warnings stretch from the Dakotas into Western Pennsylvania. Airlines have canceled thousands of flights, and the governors of Wisconsin, Michigan and Illinois have declared emergencies.

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