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Airlines Are Using Disinfectant That Kills Herpes and MRSA to Clean Planes in Wake of Coronavirus Outbreak

Airlines are turning to some of the world’s hardest-hitting disinfectants, capable of stopping everything from sexually transmitted diseases to the MRSA superbug, in the fight against the coronavirus. Qantas Airways, Korean Air Lines and Singapore Airlines’ Scoot unit are among carriers that helped evacuate people from the outbreak’s epicenter, the Chinese city of Wuhan, and from a cruise ship off Japan. They’ve stepped up aircraft-cleaning efforts as a result, trying to ensure that planes ...
Tags: Japan, News, Australia, China, Uncategorized, Bloomberg, Sydney, Qantas, Tokyo, Aviation, Boeing, Mongolia, Wuhan, Singapore Airlines, Mrsa, Boeing Co


ANA gives Boeing a boost with Dreamliner orderANA gives Boeing a boost with Dreamliner order

Japanese carrier will buy at least 12 787s
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592 FOD in the Fuel Tanks

This episode, we have an interview with the president of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of Tuskegee Airmen. In the news, more woes for Boeing with FOD discovered in undelivered 737 MAX airplanes and the DOJ is reported to be investigating the company. Also, the Coronavirus continues to disrupt commercial aviation, a solar electric UAV planned to stay aloft for a year, a new tail-rotor design from Bell that should be quieter and safer, and this year’s Collier Trophy nominees are announced. I...
Tags: Hong Kong, China, Aviation, Philadelphia, Airbus, Department Of Justice, Airport, South Australia, Faa, Boeing, Doj, Bae Systems, Bell, Prismatic, Tuskegee, Royal Australian Air Force


United States: Applying The Boeing Standard, NLRB Upholds Employer's Policies Restricting Cell Phone Use, Non-Work Email Use And Disclosure Of Confidential Information - Proskauer Rose LLP

Applying the facially neutral work rule test laid out in Boeing (see here), the Board recently reversed an Administrative Law Judge decision, concluding that...
Tags: News, United States, Boeing, Confidential Information Proskauer Rose LLP, Boeing Standard NLRB


Regulators Issue Another Safety Fix For Boeing's Troubled 737 Max Plane

The Federal Aviation Administration issued an airworthiness directive for the jetliner that stems from a faulty component that could make the aircraft vulnerable to lightening strikes. (Image credit: Elaine Thompson/AP)
Tags: News, Boeing, Federal Aviation Administration, Elaine Thompson


Japan's ANA orders 15 more Boeing 787 Dreamliners worth $5 billion at list prices

Japan's ANA Holdings Inc will buy 15 Boeing Co 787 Dreamliners worth $5 billion at list prices, it said, the first commercial order announcement for the U.S. planemaker this year as it wrestles with the grounding of the smaller 737 MAX.
Tags: Japan, Money, businessNews, Boeing, Boeing Co, ANA Holdings Inc


This startup is building a brain-reading device to take on Elon Musk’s Neuralink

Last year, Elon Musk came on stage to talk about his ambitious brain-interface company Neuralink, and sold people dreams of controlling an iPhone using only your brain. Now, the company has a new competitor in a New York-based company called Neurosity, which released its own device called Notion today for developers. The company was founded by AJ Keller, a former Boeing employee, who worked on robots, and Alex Castillo, an ex-Netflix engineer in 2018. Last year, the company showed off its Notion...
Tags: Startups, Elon Musk, New York, Netflix, Boeing, Neural, Neuralink, Alex Castillo, AJ Keller


Boeing CEO could get a big payday for fixing Boeing. Here's what he needs to do

Dave Calhoun, the new CEO of Boeing, will get a big bonus if he can fix a long list of problems at the company, including returning the 737 Max safely to service.
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Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun could get a big payday for fixing Boeing. Here's what he needs to do

Dave Calhoun, the new CEO of Boeing, will get a big bonus if he can fix a long list of problems at the company, including returning the 737 Max safely to service.
Tags: Cnn, Boeing, Dave Calhoun


Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun could get a big payday for fixing Boeing. He's what he needs to do

Dave Calhoun, the new CEO of Boeing, will get a big bonus if he can fix a long list of problems at the company, including returning the 737 Max safely to service.
Tags: Cnn, Boeing, Dave Calhoun




Boeing P-8 Poseidon Patrol Planes: Now a Navy-Killer and a Bomber?

The U.S. Navy wants to arm its Boeing P-8 Poseidon patrol planes with new anti-ship missiles plus precision-guided bombs, mines and aerial decoys.
Tags: News, Boeing, U S Navy, Navy Killer


Boeing scours idle 737 MAX plant for industrial snags

Insiders note an "eerie" calm at Boeing Co's 737 MAX factory, formerly a bustling hub that has helped fuel the aviation industry's record growth over the last two decades.
Tags: Money, businessNews, Boeing, Boeing Co


United Airlines Gave Out $100,000 Downgrading Passengers On One Hawaii Flight This Weekend

United flight 363 from Newark to Honolulu was supposed to be operated by a Boeing 777 on Saturday. The airline swapped the plane for a Boeing 767-300, and that meant fewer business class seats. The airline needed ten volunteers who were willing to downgrade. These ten passengers each received $10,000 in travel voucher compensation for volunteering, or $100,000 total for the one flight, and they still got to fly in premium economy seats. Continue reading United Airlines Gave Out $100,000 Downgrad...
Tags: Travel, Compensation, Hawaii, Newark, Airlines, Boeing, United, United Airlines, Downgrade, Honolulu


Boeing to stockpile 737 Max parts, offer financial support for suppliers

Boeing Co. is planning more support for suppliers for its 737 MAX jetliner to prepare them for restarting production -- and to dissuade some from seeking more business from Airbus SE.
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Debris Found in Fuel Tanks of 70% of Inspected Boeing 737 Max Jets

(CHICAGO) — Debris has been found in the fuel tanks of 70% of grounded Boeing 737 Max jets that have been inspected by the company, Boeing confirmed on Saturday. Inspectors found the debris in 35 out of about 50 jets that were inspected. They are among 400 built in the past year that Boeing hasn’t been able to deliver to airline customers. Boeing temporarily halted production last month because the planes were grounded after crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia that killed 346 people. Although...
Tags: News, Indonesia, Uncategorized, Companies, Chicago, Ethiopia, Aviation, Seattle, Faa, Boeing, Federal Aviation Administration, Max Jets, Onetime, Wall Street Journal Max


After Inspecting 50 Airplanes, Boeing Found Foreign Object Debris in 35 Fuel Tanks

Boeing has found debris in the fuel tanks of 35 of their 737 Max aircraft. After inspecting just 50 of the 400 planes which were awaiting delivery to customers, Boeing found debris in "about two-thirds" of them reports the Wall Street Journal, citing both federal and aviation-industry officials. "The revelation comes as the plane maker struggles to restore public and airline confidence in the grounded fleet." Materials left behind include tools, rags and boot coverings, according to industry ...
Tags: Tech, New York Times, Air Force, Seattle, Boeing, Wall Street Journal, North Charleston, Qatar Airways, Everett, U S Air Force, David Calhoun, Everett Washington Boeing


Boeing finds debris in fuel tanks of many undelivered 737 MAX jets

Boeing Co has found debris in the fuel tanks of dozens of undelivered 737 MAX jets amid ongoing inspections as the Chicago-based planemaker struggles to restore the trust of airlines and the wider public in the grounded fleet.
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Federal prosecutors probing if Boeing pilot knowingly lied to FAA - NYT

Federal prosecutors investigating Boeing Co are examining whether the U.S. planemaker knowingly misled the Federal Aviation Administration while it was seeking approval for its 737 MAX jet, the New York Times reported, citing two people familiar with the matter.
Tags: Money, businessNews, New York Times, Faa, Boeing, Federal Aviation Administration, Boeing Co


Teleperformance closing Burbank office; employees will work from home

Teleperformance USA-FHCS will shutter its Burbank office next month, but the facility’s 140 employees won’t be out of work. Instead, they’ll be working from home. In a letter sent to the state Employment Development Department, the French outsourcing services company said it recently made plans to “change the structure of our customer service organization.” The Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act requires employers to provide 60 days advance written notice of a pending mass layoff ...
Tags: Business, Jobs, California, Sport, Soccer, Kerry, Boeing, Black, Southern California, Burbank, Employment Development Department, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories RDF


Shifting Gears: Peeking behind the curtain at Uber and SpaceX

This week brought new details about the inner workings of two high-profile tech companies: Uber and SpaceX. The former saw the release of a book by a former employee, Susan Fowler, whose 2017 blog post about workplace harassment brought attention to Uber's aggressive, hypermasculine culture. Fowler's post sparked a period of introspection at the ride-hailing company that led CEO Dara Khosrowshahi to make repairing its troubled culture one of his top priorities. A new story from senior correspon...
Tags: Amazon, Uber, Japan, Spacex, Texas, US, Trends, Tesla, Chicago, Silicon Valley, Travis Kalanick, Las Vegas, Mars, Jeff Bezos, Boeing, Southwest Airlines


Federal Prosecutors Investigating Whether Boeing Pilot Lied to F.A.A.

In questions before a grand jury, prosecutors have focused on whether a top pilot misled regulators about new flight control software in the 737 Max plane.
Tags: News, Pilots, Boeing, Justice Department, Federal Aviation Administration, Mark, Boeing Company, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters, Accidents and Safety, Forkner


Federal prosecutors investigating whether Boeing pilot knowingly lied to FAA - NYT

Federal prosecutors investigating Boeing Co are examining whether the U.S. planemaker knowingly misled the Federal Aviation Administration while it was seeking approval for its 737 MAX jet, the New York Times reported https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/21/business/boeing-737-max-investigation.html, citing two people familiar with the matter.
Tags: Money, businessNews, New York Times, Faa, Boeing, Federal Aviation Administration, Boeing Co


Boeing wants to end a $100 million tax break it gets. Here's why

It's not often that a company asks to end a tax break that is worth about $100 million a year. But Boeing is doing just that.
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The DOJ is reportedly probing whether Boeing's chief pilot misled regulators over the 737 Max

The former Boeing pilot who sent messages describing "egregious" problems with the 737 Max is under investigation by federal prosecutors.
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Federal Prosecutors Investigating Whether Boeing Pilot Knowingly Lied to F.A.A.

In questions before a grand jury, prosecutors have focused on whether a top pilot misled regulators about new flight control software in the 737 Max plane.
Tags: News, Pilots, Boeing, Justice Department, Federal Aviation Administration, Mark, Boeing Company, Aviation Accidents, Safety and Disasters, Accidents and Safety, Forkner


Get a $43 raise? That’s the average in Southern California

Southern California pay raises and job growth slightly exceeded the national pace in the third quarter, a new government report shows. My trusty spreadsheet tells me that private and government employers in Los Angeles, Orange, San Bernardino and Riverside counties paid an average weekly wage of $1,157 — up 3.8% or $43 in a year, according to a quarterly study of employers’ unemployment insurance records. Nationally, average pay rose $38 or 3.6% over 12 months to $1,093 a week. Wages rose in 283...
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What Happens When Leaders Forget The Culture That Made Their Company Great?

by Bill Higgs, author of the upcoming book “Culture Code Champions: 7 Steps to Scale & Succeed in Your Business” Many business leaders view their corporate culture as so important that they make it a point to hire people who are a good fit for that culture – and jettison any employees who aren’t. But what happens when it’s the leaders themselves – for profits, for expediency, for getting the next deal done – who toss aside the culture and plow ahead with decisions that go counter to what made t...
Tags: Startups, Leadership, Indonesia, Management, Company Culture, Ethiopia, Boeing, Higgs, McDonnell Douglas, Business Advice, Professionalisms, Bill Higgs, Mustang Engineering Inc, Mustang Engineering


Weekly Roundup, Friday 21 February 2020

By all accounts, the Airbus A220 is a lovely plane, well liked by airlines and passengers alike. How ironic that this great airplane almost completely destroyed its developer – Bombardier. See story below. Good morningThe Covid-19 virus (it now has a name) has been enormously on my mind the last several weeks, and for very direct and personally impactful reasons.  To help clarify my thinking, I wrote a detailed and careful analysis of the present situation and the possible unfolding future, an...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, South Korea, Europe, Japan, Florida, UK, New York, Science, France, Scotland, Hotels, China, Ipo, Singapore, Miscellaneous


Thai Airways Cancels Flights in March 2020

Thai Airways Cancels Flights in March 2020 Singapore Airlines announced that they will be cancelling selected flights to various destinations three days ago and Thai Airways will cancel flights in March 2020 as announced yesterday on their Facebook Page. The Thai Airways flight cancelations will in be March 2020 and it covers destinations in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, the Philippines, Bangladesh and the United Arabs Emirates. The following are t...
Tags: Travel, China, Thailand, Dubai, Airlines, Headline, Boeing, Bangkok, United, Singapore Airlines, Announcements / Press Releases / Statements, Others, Manila, Thailand - Bangkok, Okinawa, Thai Airways