Boeing ignored warnings about safety and quality at 737 Max factory, says former manager

The Boeing factory that produced the 737 Max jetliner has such deep safety and quality concerns that...

discovered 3 months ago on The Arizona Republic
Diane Bell: Military widows are celebrating a huge victory in Congress

For 14 years, Coronado, Calif. resident Kathy Soliozy the widow of Navy Rear Adm. James "Jay" Prout,...

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Former Boeing manager warned company about problems with 737 Max production

Overtime had more than doubled and in some cases, Pierson said, employees were doing jobs for which...

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A Boeing whistleblower says he tried to raise concerns about sloppy 737 Max production, but was...

A former Boeing senior manager said he tried to flag the 737 Max's production issues to the...

discovered 3 months ago on Business Insider
Ex-Boeing Manager Tried to Sound Alarm on 737 Max Plant

"I cried a lot," Ed Pierson, a Navy veteran who worked at Boeing for eight years, said in an...

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Did America Make a Big Mistake Building the New Ford-Class Carrier?

Donald Trump used the Navy’s next-generation aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford, as a backdrop to...

discovered 3 months ago on The National Interest via Yahoo News
Back Story: How the Hickman crash anniversary story came together

Q: Who was Albert Joe Hickman? A: He was an unmarried, 21-year-old Navy ensign from Sioux City, Iowa, who joined the service right out of high school and wound up in a fighter ...

discovered 3 months ago on U-T San Diego
Column: Military widows are celebrating a huge victory in Congress

For 14 years, Prout — the widow of Navy Rear Adm. James “Jay” Prout, killed when a Navy jet in which...

discovered 3 months ago on U-T San Diego
One dead in fire on Russia's sole aircraft carrier

A naval serviceman died and an officer was missing Thursday after Russia's only aircraft carrier caught fire in an Arctic shipyard, the latest accident...

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As Navy works to keep flight paths clear for fighter jets, cities and counties plan for growth

When a Navy fighter jet streaks 500 feet above the Pend Oreille River at up to 600 mph, emitting...

discovered 3 months ago on The Spokesman-Review
60 years later, a jet crash remembered

Sean Kelley wasn’t yet born when a 21-year-old Navy pilot rode a crippled jet to the ground and into San Diego lore as a hero. The crash

discovered 3 months ago on U-T San Diego
EDITORIAL: Vance AFB's mission will continue

Kincade, 47, an instructor pilot assigned to the 5th Flying Training Squadron, and 2nd Lt. Travis B. Wilkie, 23, a student pilot assigned to the 71st Student Squadron. Two other pilots in the ...

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A jet engine blowout killed a passenger. The FAA knew it was possible - but hadn’t said anything.

Fan blade No. 13 had broken off inside the left engine, hurling shrapnel against the side of the...

discovered 4 months ago on Anchorage Daily News
Air Force F-16 pilot injured after ejecting from aircraft in South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea — An F-16 pilot suffered minor injuries after ejecting from his aircraft during a...

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Green Mamba jet car owner Doug Rose, 80, formerly of Tampa, dies in Michigan crash caught on video

Doug Rose called the Green Mamba his life and livelihood. Rose built the jet engine-powered drag...

discovered 4 months ago on Tampa Bay Times
Restoration project gives new luster to Florida Highway Patrol memorial in Tampa

It was a call that Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Steve Gaskins didn't want to have to make. For...

discovered 4 months ago on Tampa Bay Times
Featured obituary: James Holloway served as top Navy admiral

James Holloway, a retired Navy admiral and decorated aviator who fought in three wars, served as...

discovered 4 months ago on The Bulletin
Indian Navy welcomes its first woman pilot

The Indian Navy has welcomed its first woman pilot, with Sub Lieutenant Shivangi taking control of an aircraft in another significant milestone for the country's armed forces ...

discovered 4 months ago on WISC-TV Madison
Air Force instructor, student pilot killed in T-38 crash at Vance Air Force Base

WASHINGTON — An Air Force instructor pilot who had previously served in the Navy and his young...

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Boeing notches another order for its grounded 737 Max

Boeing’s 737 Max jet got another boost at the Dubai Airshow on Tuesday, this time with an order from...

discovered 4 months ago on Chicago Tribune
Prince Andrew’s financial future in doubt amid Epstein debacle

For the disgraced royal, “America was always where the power was,” an Andrew insider told The Post....

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Boeing’s grounded 737 Max scores 2nd order at Dubai Airshow

Boeing 's 737 Max jet got another boost at the Dubai Airshow on Tuesday, this time with an order from Kazakhstan's newly-launched budget carrier as the Chicago-based company ...

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Navy secretary denies threatening to resign over Trump's intervention in Eddie Gallagher case

"We're here to talk about external threats, and Eddie Gallagher is not one of them," the secretary...

discovered 4 months ago on The News-Press
Update on the latest business

Chinese President Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) told a visiting U.S. business delegation that Beijing is working to “try not to have a trade war” but will nevertheless fight back if necessary ...

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"It’s bewildering why we keep on funding right royal parasites"

When news broke, in 2015, that he’d been named in an American civil case against Jeffrey Epstein as...

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Air Force identifies pilots killed in Vance aviation mishap

The Air Force identified the two pilots killed Nov. 21 in a mishap at Vance Air Force Base. Lt. Col....

discovered 4 months ago on Navy Times
How Prince Andrew may have been helped by Jeffrey Epstein

For the disgraced royal, “America was always where the power was,” an Andrew insider told The Post....

discovered 4 months ago on Page Six
Loved ones remember Air Force pilot originally from Tucson killed in Oklahoma jet crash

Lt. Col. Matt Kincade was teaching when the plane he was in went down near Vance Air Force Base.

discovered 4 months ago on KVOA Tucson
Air Force instructor pilot, student identified as victims in fatal T-38 crash at Vance Air Force...

WASHINGTON — An Air Force instructor pilot who had previously served in the Navy and his young...

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Military: 2 airmen killed in crash during Oklahoma training

Two airmen were killed Thursday in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a training exercise at a U.S. Air Force base in northwestern Oklahoma, a military official said.

discovered 4 months ago on WTHR Indianapolis
Updated: Two die in Air Force jet trainer crash landing at Vance Air Force Base

An Air Force safety investigation is underway and flight operations are temporarily halted at Vance Air Force Base, after a Thursday mishap claimed the lives of two airmen in one aircraft, and ...

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2 killed in aircraft mishap, Oklahoma Air Force base says

Vance Air Force Base said in a statement that two T-38 Talons, each with two people aboard, were...

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Two Vance AFB airmen killed in crash during landing phase of training exercise

Two airmen were killed Thursday in an accident involving two jets during the landing phase of a...

discovered 4 months ago on Air Force Times
6 names added to Virginia Tech Memorial Pylons

Peter Kraines was a loyal friend. Before he entered Virginia Tech, Kraines saw four close friends turn against him the senior year of high school, his...

discovered 4 months ago on Roanoke Times
Veterans tell their tales at St. Helena's Rianda House

Beret in the U.S. Army Special Forces. All three served more than 60 years ago and remembered their...

discovered 4 months ago on Napa Valley Register
Tanks: a 100-year experiment?

The United Kingdom was at the forefront of the tank’s development, but are we still committed to it; and does this weapon even have a role to play on the...

discovered 4 months ago on Daily Telegraph
MiG crash puts birds, bldgs under scanner | Goa News - Times of India

Panaji: The unfortunate crash of a MiG 29KUB fighter aircraft on Saturday has once again shone the uncomfortable spotlight on safety norms for airports, particularly garbage ...

discovered 4 months ago on The Times of India
What’s It Like To Land A Crippled Airliner On The Water? Capt. Sully Sullenberger Tells Us

In Part 1 and Part 2 of our exclusive interview series with Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, we...

discovered 4 months ago on Forbes
Why Is Russia’s Spy Ship Near American Waters?

Yantar is allegedly an “oceanographic research vessel”. It does however spend a lot of time hanging out around sunken military hardware and in the...

discovered 4 months ago on Popular Mechanics via Yahoo News
The Coming Middle East Conflagration

Israel is bracing itself for war with Iranian proxies, as Tehran escalates its provocations. But what will the United States do if conflict comes?

discovered 4 months ago on MSN News
Earl Tilford: The strategic effect of Operation Kayla

Raids, like Operation Kayla — named for murdered humanitarian aid worker Kayla Mueller — resulting in the death of Abu-Bakr al-Baghdadi and other ISIS terrorist leaders, are usually small affairs ...

discovered 4 months ago on Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Nuclear fusion: 'A question of when, not if'

Their prototype is a cylindrical colliding beam fusion reactor (CBFR) that heats hydrogen gas to form two rings of plasma. These are merged and held...

discovered 4 months ago on BBC News
Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation Presents Santa Barbara’s Flying Reichels Family

The Flying Reichels, a Santa Barbara family with four generations of distinguished military service,...

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The first Ford Mustang owner kept the car. It's now worth $350,000

The third-grade teacher who was the first person to buy a Ford Mustang has brought it to the Dream...

discovered 4 months ago on MSN News
The Laser Weapon Is Really, Really Finally Here

Rejoice if you look towards the dystopia of the Star Wars universe, for laser weapons have finally, at long last, arrived. The Army, Navy, Air Force, and...

discovered 4 months ago on Jalopnik
Colorado ex-Gov. Hickenlooper's travel ethics probe released

In March of 2018, Hickenlooper flew on a jet owned by Mizel's company, MDC Holdings, to Connecticut...

discovered 4 months ago on The News-Times
DealBook: U.S. and China Could Roll Back Tariffs

The United States and China have agreed that an initial trade deal between the two countries would roll back a portion of the tariffs they have placed on...

discovered 4 months ago on New York Times
Westmoreland County Airshow won’t fly in 2020

The Westmoreland County Airshow will be on hiatus next year. TheNavy Blue Angels and the Air Force Thunderbirds are unavailable for booking, according to...

discovered 4 months ago on Pittsburgh Tribune-Review