‘How the Boeing 737 Max Disaster Looks to a Software Developer’

‘How the Boeing 737 Max Disaster Looks to a Software Developer’

‘How the Boeing 737 Max Disaster Looks to a Software Developer’ (ieee.org) Posted by EditorDavid on Saturday April 20, 2019 @09:34PM from the what-went-wrong dept. Slashdot reader omfglearntoplay shared this article from IEEE’s Spectrum. In “How the Boeing 737 Max Disaster Looks to a Software Developer,” pilot (and software executive) Gregory Travis argues Boeing tried…

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Boeing Successfully Tests 737 Max Anti-Stall Software With CEO in Flight – News18

Boeing Successfully Tests 737 Max Anti-Stall Software With CEO in Flight – News18

During the test flight, the flight crew performed different scenarios to test failure conditions, Boeing said. ReutersUpdated:April 4, 2019, 9:11 AM IST File photo of Boeing 737 MAX 7. (Image: Reuters) Boeing Co said on Wednesday its chief executive, Dennis Muilenburg, had joined a test flight on a 737 MAX 7 jetliner for a demonstration…

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Boeing CEO defends 737 Max flight control system – CNET

Boeing CEO defends 737 Max flight control system – CNET

Boeing’s 737 Max 8 is grounded after two crashes that killed 346 people. Boeing As Boeing rushes to get the grounded 737 Max back in the air, CEO Dennis Muilenburg faced reporters and shareholders Monday at the company’s annual shareholders meeting in Chicago.Muilenburg said Boeing is making “steady progress” on a fix to the MCAS flight control system…

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Boeing says making progress to certify grounded MAX jets with software fix

Boeing says making progress to certify grounded MAX jets with software fix

FILE PHOTO: An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX airplanes parked on the tarmac at the Boeing Factory in Renton, Washington, U.S. March 21, 2019. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson/File Photo(Reuters) – Boeing Co said on Monday it was making steady progress to certify its grounded 737 MAX jets with a software update and completed a final flight…

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Boeing Confirms it Will Make Safety Feature Standard on 737 MAX – News18

Boeing Confirms it Will Make Safety Feature Standard on 737 MAX – News18

Boeing said in a statement that it will make the ‘Angle of Attack disagree’ alert a standard feature on the 737 MAX and added it can be retrofitted on existing airplanes. ReutersUpdated:March 27, 2019, 11:01 PM IST Representative image (Photo courtesy: AFP Relaxnews/ ERIC PIERMONT) Washington: Boeing Co confirmed Wednesday it will make a safety…

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Boeing to mandate safety feature in MAX software upgrade: sources

Boeing to mandate safety feature in MAX software upgrade: sources

WASHINGTON/JAKARTA (Reuters) – A U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) employees to come forward with any information about the certification program for the 737 MAX, which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months. Boeing and the FAA are under global regulatory scrutiny over software and…

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Boeing Unveils 737 Max Software Fixes

Boeing Unveils 737 Max Software Fixes

Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading! binspamdupenotthebestofftopicslownewsdaystalestupid freshfunnyinsightfulinterestingmaybe descriptive 107623298 story Boeing Unveils 737 Max Software Fixes (cnbc.com) Posted by BeauHD on Wednesday March 27, 2019 @07:30PM from the software-overhaul dept. hcs_$reboot shares a report from CNBC: Boeing previewed its software fix, cockpit alerts and additional…

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Boeing Promised Pilots a 737 Software Fix Last Year, but They’re Still Waiting

Boeing Promised Pilots a 737 Software Fix Last Year, but They’re Still Waiting

ImageA delay in a software update after a Boeing 737 Max 8 like these crashed in Indonesia in October is being scrutinized after the crash of another Max 8 in Ethiopia last weekend.CreditCreditNick Oxford for The New York TimesWeeks after a deadly crash involving a Boeing plane last October, company officials met separately with the…

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