The amount of money Boeing Co. and its insurers will pay to the families of those who perished aboard two doomed jets will be dictated in part by one particularly grim calculation: How long did the victims know they were plunging to their deaths. Also Read: Boeing hit with more lawsuits over fatal crash That measure […]Continue Reading
Boeing company said on Thursday (May 16) it had completed a software update for its 737 MAX jets, which have been grounded worldwide since March after they were involved in two fatal crashes. The airplane manufacturer said it was providing additional information to address requests from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that includes details on […]Continue Reading
Engineering giant Rolls-Royce, a British aircraft engines manufacturer, plunged deep into losses last year, as it enhanced the charge for fixing issues with its Trent 1000 engines. It had earlier announced 2018 results reporting £2.9 billion in losses. The main reasons for such a massive setback as per the company are: long-overdue mechanical problematic issues […]Continue Reading
Aerial refueling, also referred to as air refueling, in-flight refueling (IFR), air-to-air refueling (AAR), and tanking, is the process of transferring aviation fuel from one military aircraft (the tanker) to another (the receiver) while in flight.
The procedure allows the receiving aircraft to remain airborne a bit longer, eContinue Reading