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FAA:737 Max Software 'Operationally Suitable'

(CNN) - It looks like Boeing's 737 Max planes are one step closer to flying the friendly skies again. A Federal Aviation Administration panel released a draft report Tuesday on changes the plane manufacturer has made to training for…

Boeing Testing Software Changes To 737 MAX Planes

(CNN) - Boeing tested software changes to the 737 MAX planes over the weekend. A person briefed on the tests said pilots from the three U.S. carriers that fly the planes tested software changes to a key stabilization system…

FAA Investigating Southwest/Baggage Weight

(CNN) - The FAA is investigating how Southwest Airlines calculates the weight of checked bags, in a probe that started a year ago. According to the Wall Street Journal, which broke the story, FAA officials and agency documents indicate…

New Boeing Folding Wing Tips Approved By FAA

(CNN) - Boeing's new 777 jetliner will have folding wings. The FAA approved the design last week. The wings are so big the tips have to fold upward after landing so the plane can park at airport gates. The…

FAA: United Flaw Unsafe Plane 23 Times

(CNN) - The government is accusing United Airlines of flying an unsafe plane. The FAA wants to fine United Airlines for purportedly operating an airplane quote that was "not in air-worthy condition." United mechanics replaced a fuel pump pressure switch…

Harrison Ford cleared by FAA

(WFRV) - Harrison Ford can keep on flying. The veteran actor's been cleared by the FAA. Ford's attorney said in a statement there won't be any sanctions against Ford for what happened at a southern California airport in February. The…