The company has already booked $9 billion in costs related to the grounding.
Passengers at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and Chicago O'Hare International Airport will be screened, in addition to travelers at New York's JFK Airport, San Francisco International Airport and Los Angeles International Airport.
The 737 Max was the best-selling plane in Boeing's history until its worldwide grounding after two fatal crashes.
The new type of coronavirus, which can be spread from human to human, was reported in Washington state.
A source close to one of the wide-body jet’s nine firm customers said the flight would take place on Thursday or Friday at Boeing’s commercial base outside Seattle, depending on weather.
The executive chairman of aircraft leasing firm Air Lease, which has 150 of Boeing's grounded 737 Max jet on order, on Monday called on the U.S. manufacturer to drop the "damaged'' MAX brand to avoid it undermining the plane's value.
In a statement Friday, Delta said filing for federal mediation “allows both sides to have more productive conversations” to reach an agreement more quickly.
Qatar Airways, Emirates and several other Gulf airlines still fly in Iraqi and Iranian airspace and to cities in both countries, even as other international carriers have rerouted planes since the United States and Iran traded military strikes.
U.S. health officials announced Friday that they will begin screening airline passengers arriving from central China for a new virus that has sickened dozens and killed two, prompting worries about a new international outbreak.
The issue is reportedly related to a software power-up monitoring function.
A plane slid off the taxiway at Kansas City International Airport on Friday due to icy conditions.
JetBlue increased its first checked bag price from $30 to $35 and its second checked bag price from $40 to $45.
It did not back ending the long-standing practice of delegating some certification tasks to aircraft manufacturers.
United said the flight returned because of a “mechanical issue.”
Southwest Airlines Co said on Thursday it would extend cancellations of 737 MAX flights through June 6, as the grounding of the Boeing Co jet threatens to hurt a second straight U.S. summer travel season.
A flight can travel 150 miles on a single charge
Delta Air Lines Flight 89 to Shanghai, with 181 passengers and crew on board, turned back to Los Angeles International Airport only minutes after taking off Tuesday.
New security camera footage shows two Iranian missiles, fired 30 seconds apart, hit a Ukrainian commercial airliner after takeoff from Tehran on Jan. 8, the New York Times reported on Tuesday.
Jet fuel dumped by an aircraft returning to Los Angeles International Airport fell onto an elementary school playground Tuesday, fire officials said.
GE's diverse customer base leaves it better positioned to handle Boeing's reduced production than some of the planemaker's other suppliers.