SilkAir has delivered one of its six Boeing 737 MAX 8s to Alice Springs for storage as the global grounding of the type stretches into a seventh month. The 737 MAX 8 9V-MBA landed at Alice Springs a little after 1030 local time on Monday following its near six-hour journey from Singapore as MI 8880,
Boeing's US$50 million fund for victims of two 737 MAX crashes has started accepting claims from families of the 346 people killed in the twin tragedies.
Boeing 737 MAX operators in the United States have extended the period they expect the aircraft to remain grounded in their schedules.
IATA has reiterated calls for regulators to collaborate and work towards the same timeline when certifying the return to service of the Boeing 737 MAX.
The possibility of bird strike being involved in the fatal Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 crash has been raised by the Wall Street Journal.