Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Southwest Airlines Pilots Assoc. v. Boeing (Lost Income Due to 737 Max Grounding)

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association sued Boeing for millions in lost income connected with the grounding of the 737 Max aircraft in March 2019. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of almost 10,000 pilots, claims Boeing of rushed the redesigned 737 Max to market and that Boeing “abandoned sound design and engineering practices, withheld safety critical information from regulators and deliberately mislead its customers, pilots and the public about the true scope of design changes” to the aircraft.

Misconduct Type
Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Complaint
Contractors Involved Penalty
Boeing Company $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 10/7/2019

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database