The carriers allege that the UAE and Qatar are violating an "open skies" agreement with the U.S.
Paul Njoroge, whose family died in the Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max crash, ripped Boeing and the FAA during a testimony before Congress.
The carrier has extended the potential for flight cancellations from the Max grounding until Nov. 3.
Former Idaho Gov. Butch Otter is trying to stop an international mining merger he said could tie Chinese investment to the only cobalt deposits in the U.S.
De Blasio's absence during blackout prompts ire from New Yorkers.
Boeing trails Airbus by 150 deliveries through June.
The order will require federal contracts to source 95 percent of steel and iron from U.S. firms.
The negotiations come amid a global slowdown in auto sales.
Of all U.S. carriers, American flies the second largest number of Boeing Max jets.
CEO Jim Hackett is managing Ford through new partnerships with rival automakers amid a global restructuring effort and ongoing trade tensions.
Details of the announcement expected on Friday were not immediately available.
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Lockheed Martin Corp announced Wednesday it will keep the Sikorsky helicopter plant in Pennsylvania open after President Trump requested the facility to remain open, saving about 465 jobs.
President Trump helps cut a deal for Boeing and several other US conglomerates.
The Chicago-based manufacturer shipped no new Max jets as the fleet remains idled after two recent crashes.
Saudi Arabia's flyadeal is cancelling a prior order for the Max and opting for the Airbus rival.
The plane manufacturer continues to face lawsuits over the two fatal incidents.
As carmakers battle over pickups, Tesla stays on course.
Boeing's Max Jet crisis is far from over.
The carmaker is focusing on SUVs, electric cars and imported models.