Published: Feb 28, 2020
Boeing acknowledged Friday that its procedures for testing the Starliner spacecraft's systems ahead of its marred maiden flight in December were seriously flawed and that it now plans to revamp them as it scrambles to reassure NASA that one of its longest and most trusted contractors is up to the task of flying astronauts into space.
Published: Dec 19, 2019
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Boeing has been under siege for months after two of its 737 Max aircraft plummeted from the sky killing 346 people. Members of Congress are accusing the industry stalwart of putting profits over safety. A whistleblower testified that schedule pressure created a "factory in chaos."
Published: Sep 23, 2017
MIAMI - An unmanned NASA spacecraft traveling to a distant asteroid veered toward Earth on Friday for a gravitational slingshot maneuver that will better aim it toward the Sun-orbiting space rock, Bennu, the US space agency said.