South China Sea: US military strategy in spotlight at Shangri-La Dialogue

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181014091024-japan-us-naval-south-china-sea-super-tease.jpg After years of stand-offs and brinkmanship in the hotly contested region, acting US Defense Secretary Michael Shanahan is expected to unveil the Pentagon’s new Indo-Pacific strategy at the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore on Saturday. Intriguingly, just one day later Read more …

Despite crashes, Boeing proposes no simulator training for 737 MAX pilots

https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190524085345-boeing-737-max-file-restricted-super-tease.jpg Following the crashes involving Lion Air and Ethiopian Airlines in October and March in which 346 people died, some pilots and aviation consultants criticized Boeing for the aircraft’s training requirements that previously involved a short, self-administered online course and Read more …