Boeing 787

  • UK agency: 787 fire not caused by battery fault

    7/13/13 6:02 PM Comment

    A fire on an empty Boeing 787 plane at London's Heathrow Airport didn't appear to be caused by faulty aircraft batteries, a British investigative agency said Saturday.

  • Boeing 787 battery testing probed by NTSB

    4/23/13 8:24 AM Comment

    As airlines prepare to begin flying Boeing's beleaguered 787 Dreamliners again, federal investigators are looking at how regulators and the company tested and approved the plane's cutting-edge battery system.

  • Boeing Dreamliner could fly next month

    4/19/13 8:32 AM Comment

    A Published report says the Federal Aviation Administration is poised to approve Boeing's fix for the lithium-ion batteries that had overheating problems which grounded the 787 fleet.

  • Boeing 787 Dreamliner delays force Thomson Airways to change plans

    3/5/13 12:31 PM Comment

    Thomson Airways passengers expecting to fly the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on holiday trips in May and June will be put on other aircraft because of ongoing problems with the plane.

  • Boeing 787 Dreamliner grounded

    1/17/13 5:37 AM Comment

    Lithium batteries that can leak corrosive fluid and start fires have emerged as the chief safety concern involving Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, a problem that apparently is far more serious than government or company officials acknowledged less than a week ago.