Eight people were injured on Monday when the landing gear on a Southwest Airlines jet collapsed upon touchdown at New York City's LaGuardia Airport, officials said.
LaGuardia, one of the area's busiest airports, was closed
A Southwest Airlines flight bound for Texas from Los Angeles with 143 passengers aboard was forced to land in Phoenix on Monday after a telephoned bomb threat and US fighter jets were diverted to monitor the situation, authorities said.
Boeing and Southwest Airlines have announced a firm order for 150 fuel-efficient 737 Max airplanes. The airline has also ordered 58 next-generation 7737s.
It is the first customer to finalise an order for the 737 Max and the launch custome