Boeing to upgrade software for 737 MAX 8 aircraft by April

Boeing had been working on the software upgrade since Lion Air’s crash in October 2018. Following a statement from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration that it would mandate “design changes” in Boeing’s 737 MAX 8 aircraft, the airplane maker confirmed that it would do so by April. On Sunday, Ethiopian Airlines crash in connection to…

U.S. Federal Aviation Administration probing safety data of Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 models

The high priority probes comes in the wake of yet another crash of a Boeing aircraft in Indonesia. Following the crash of a Lion Air jet in Indonesia last month, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has launched a high-priority probe of the safety analyses performed over the years by Boeing Co. The regulator has stated,…

Drones and airplanes create history in the world’s busiest airport

This project in Atlanta, home to the world’s busiest airport, is the elusive proof that drones and airplanes can cohabit provided necessary safety factors are included in the planning and implementation stage. You normally wouldn’t put drones and airports in the same sentence due to heightened fear of accidents. However Atlanta’s airport will prove you…