FAA Says Boeing 787's Design, Manufacture Safe Boeing's design and manufacture of its cutting-edge 787 jetliner is safe despite the many problems encountered since the plane's rollout, including a fire that forced a redesign of the its batteries.
Wing Cracks Lead To Dreamliner Production Delay Hairline cracks have been discovered in the wings of some 787s that are being built. The Chicago-based manufacturer says none of the 122 jets already flown by airlines around the world are affected.
Boeing Confirms New 787 Battery Incident Boeing is confirming an incident with a battery on a Japan Airlines 787, in a reminder of the problems that grounded the plane for three months last year.
Boeing 787 Deliveries Beat Goal Last Year Boeing delivered 65 of its 787s last year, even though deliveries were halted for a four months because of battery problems.
GE Eyes Fix For Engine Icing On Boeing JetsGeneral Electric it is close to a solution for engines that are losing power for a few seconds after ingesting ice chunks as big as a half-gallon.
Boeing Conducts 2nd 787 Flight Test Boeing conducted another 787 test flight on Monday as it tries to find out what caused battery problems that have knocked the plane out of airline service.
FAA Gives Green Light For 787 Flight TestsBoeing won permission on Thursday for test flights of its 787 as it tries to fix battery problems that have kept the plane grounded.
Japan Sends Investigators To U.S. For 787 ProbeJapan's Civil Aviation Bureau is sending investigators looking into problems with Boeing 787 batteries to Seattle, where the aircraft are assembled.
Passengers Talk 787 SafetySome frequent fliers say they aren't worried about safety aboard Boeing's problem-plagued 787 aircraft, while many less-seasoned travelers are often unaware of what model of plane they're flying on.
Lithium Batteries Central To Boeing 787's WoesLithium 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.
Japan 787 Makes Emergency Landing Due To BatteryAn All Nippon Airways flight made an emergency landing Wednesday morning in western Japan after a cockpit message showed battery problems, in the latest trouble for the Boeing 787 "Dreamliner."
Boeing To Build Tail Part For 787 In UtahGov. Gary Herbert is joining officials from Boeing Co. at a news conference to announce the aircraft maker is expanding manufacturing operations in Utah.