Aviation and space

Legislators: Boeing wanted to wait 3 years to fix Max flaw

Boeing admitted in May it knew within months of the plane’s 2017 debut about the sensor warning light.

Bombardier in talks to sell regional-jet unit to Mitsubishi

The Canadian company already has given up control of its single-aisle jetliner program.

Trade war complicates a Boeing mega-deal worth $30 billion

At stake is a sale to China of 777s and 787s. Meanwhile, Boeing reported a snag in the 777X program.

FAA nominee retaliated against pilot, according to lawsuit

The Delta pilot had raised concerns about training, after which the airline barred her from flying.

An Everett company helps keep the birds at bay

BirdBuffer makes a harmless spray device to keep birds away from food, airports and shopping malls.

House subcommittee to hold 2nd hearing on Boeing Max safety

The group wants to hear from front-line users of the planes, including pilots and flight attendants.

Far-reaching NTSB probe focuses on 737 Max certification

The investigation into Boeing and the FAA is more extensive than has previously been reported.

This Arlington company was hired to ‘cool’ the Patriots’ jets

Commercial Aircraft Interiors has been making airplane cabins look brand new since 2003.

Long before 737 Max crash, Ethiopian pilot warned of dangers

“It will be a crash for sure,” if a warning of flying too close to the ground came on, he said.

Boeing 737 Max likely to be grounded for months

The company has been holding a series of meetings from Miami to Moscow.

Huge firefighting Boeing 747 ready for wildfire season

It’s a converted -400 model and can dump up to 19,200 gallons of retardant or water.

Boeing says decision on new airplane will come this year

With the 737 Max crisis far from over, there was speculation that a 797 decision might be delayed.

United Airlines extends cancellation of Boeing Max flights

Southwest and American have already dropped the Max from their schedules into August.

Boeing pays $2,000 a month to park each grounded 737 Max jet

Mechanics weekly spool up the turbofans, boot up flight computers and extend and retract wing flaps.

FAA: Boeing 737 Max could be grounded until October — or later

The agency is meeting with international regulators to update them on the model’s grounding.

O’Hare plane crash that killed 258 changed air travel forever

As the DC-10 accelerated down the runway, the left engine broke away and the pilots heard a thunk.

American Air CEO: ‘We shall see’ how to get customers on Max

A full interview with airline executive will be aired Wednesday night on NBC Nightly News.

Carbon-fiber aerospace supplier plans north county plant

Boston-based Web Industries expects to employ 70 at a new manufacturing facility in Marysville.

Kirkland consultant questioned in criminal probe of Boeing crashes

Boeing has refused to acknowledge it is under criminal investigation.

Arlington gets $1.1 million for improvements to its airport

It was one of three airports in Washington and 127 nationwide to receive money from the FAA.