Category: Economy

UPDATE 1-Southwest pilots say extra training required after 737 MAX software update

* Computer-based training and test involved – union * First Southwest 737 MAX simulator ready for use in October * ‘Very disturbing’ that MCAS system not disclosed earlier – union (Adds details from union statement; paragraphs 4-8) CHICAGO, March 20 (Reuters) – Extra computer-based training will be required after a planned update to the software […]

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PRESS DIGEST- Financial Times – March 21

March 21 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines No Brexit delay without MPs backing deal, warns EU on.ft.com/2TR3TMC EssilorLuxottica’s top shareholder accuses Essilor executives of violating merger deal on.ft.com/2WjC3FD Toyota to produce new Suzuki car […]

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RPT-INSIGHT-Counting the cost: Nissan unpicks Ghosn legacy of “high-handedness” and “wrongdoings”

(Repeats with no change to text) By Norihiko Shirouzu YOKOHAMA, Japan, March 20 (Reuters) – In September 2007, despite weighty responsibilities at the helm of Nissan Motor Co and alliance partner Renault SA, Carlos Ghosn found time to get involved in a seemingly straightforward business decision. Two days before Nissan’s executive committee was due to […]

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UPDATE 1-FBI joins criminal investigation into Boeing 737 MAX certification – report

(Adds Boeing’s response in paragraph 5) March 20 (Reuters) – The FBI has joined the criminal investigation into the certification of Boeing Co’s 737 MAX, the Seattle Times reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. here This comes after Reuters reported here that federal prosecutors and the U.S. Department of Transportation are scrutinizing […]

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