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Boeing 001 Heavy Experimental N787BA soars into the gray skies over Everett. Photo by Jeremy Lindgren
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Aviation News

FAA Approves 787 Battery Fix, Return To Service Imminent

Posted April 19, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

On Friday afternoon, the FAA approved battery system improvements for the 787 Dreamliner, a move which enables Boeing to resume deliveries of the aircraft and get existing 787s back in the air. “FAA approval clears the way for us and the airlines to begin the process of returning the 787 to flight with continued confidence […]

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Another angle of are the burnt Boeing 787 battery that caught fire in Boston. (Photo by NTSB)
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Aviation News

NTSB Reveals Details of Boeing 787 Battery Investigative Hearing

Posted April 19, 2013 by Jason Rabinowitz

On Friday morning, the National Transportation Safety Board revealed the agenda for a two-day investigative hearing on the Boeing 787 Dreamliner’s battery malfunctions. The Boeing Company, GS-Yuasa and Thales will testify and answer questions from NTSB Board members and technical staff about the design, testing, certification and operation of the lithium-ion battery on the Boeing […]

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Airbus A350 XWB MSN-001. (Photo by P. Masclet/Airbus)
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Manufacturer News

Airbus Fears A350 Delays Following Boeing Battery Issues

Posted January 23, 2013 by AFP

European aircraft maker Airbus is wary that problems which have grounded rival Boeing’s 787 could also delay the launch of the A350.

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United Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner. (Photo by Kevin Koske)
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Government News

FAA Orders Airlines To Stop Flying Boeing 787 [UPDATED]

Posted January 16, 2013 by NYCA Admin

The FAA has ordered US airlines to temporarily stop flying the Boeing 787 effective immediately, citing the potential for battery failures.

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