Boeing whistleblower John Barnett's 'chilling prediction' before death

March 15, 2024

John Barnett, 62, died from a ‘self-inflicted wound’ in South Carolina on Saturday, according to a state coroner. The airline and one of its main supplier are under scrutiny for safety issues (Picture: Getty)‘He loved his family too much. Police in Charleston, where John died, are investigating his death, though there is no indication of any third-party involvement. Barnett filed a whistleblower claim against the company alleging bosses retaliated against him for reporting the alleged defects. Boeing denied the claims, though a federal investigation found 50 ‘non-conforming parts’ had been lost in the company’s system.