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Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Don't Ground Innovation Along With Dreamliner

Sarah A. Webster | Posted 02.07.2013 | Business
Sarah A. Webster

Innovation has been a popular business buzzword in recent years, and for good reason: It's critical to remaining competitive.

Boeing Working To Fix Fire-Catching Battery

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2013 | Business

* Changes not finalized - paper * Best-case scenario has flights resuming next month * FAA clears one-off 787 "ferry" fl...

787 Batteries Not Necessarily Unsafe

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 04.08.2013 | Travel

WASHINGTON — Despite a battery fire in one Boeing 787 Dreamliner and smoke in another, the type of batteries used to power the plane's electrica...

The Real Super Bowl Winner

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 02.04.2013 | Business

Science has determined that people need to know 7.5 things per day, on average, about the world of business. You can't argue with science. Lucky for y...

Controversial Plane Flew AFTER Grounding

Reuters | Posted 04.06.2013 | Business

NEW DELHI, Feb 4 (Reuters) - Air India flew some of its Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner aircraft even after U.S. regulators grounded the global fleet last ...

The Prophetic Work of Barry Lynn

Mary Manning Cleveland | Posted 04.05.2013 | Business
Mary Manning Cleveland

Here's a mystery: What connects the following two stories, a column on legal implications of the lithium-ion battery whose failure has grounded Boeing's 787 Dreamliners and a story on how a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson concealed critical data on a design flaw in a metal hip implant?

Boeing Strike Looming At Worst Possible Time

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 02.02.2013 | Business

-- Just when Boeing really needs its engineers, they're voting on whether to strike. It's bad timing for Boeing. The aircraft maker is working aroun...

Boeing Sees No Reason To Drop Troubled Batteries

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 01.30.2013 | Business

-- Boeing is sticking with plans to speed up production of its 787 and sees no reason to drop the troubled lithium-ion batteries at the center of the...

Airlines Knew Exploding Batteries Were A Problem For Months

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH and JOAN LOWY | Posted 04.01.2013 | Business

TOKYO -- U.S. investigators said Wednesday they asked Boeing Co. to provide a full operating history of lithium-ion batteries used in its grounded 787...

The Fed Has No Plans To Shut Down Its Money Helicopter

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 01.28.2013 | Business

Mark Gongloff is off the newsletter this morning, so today's 7.5 Things are brought to you by Jillian Berman. Science has determined that people ...

Japan Eased Safety Regulations For Boeing 787

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2013 | Business

* External experts concluded meetings in March 2008 * Set of 40 proposals adopted by Japan's transport ministry * Airlin...

787 Cancellations Persist

Posted 01.22.2013 | Travel

The Dreamliner drama continues. Airlines that have grounded the Boeing 787 continue to cancel flights as safety officials continue to investigate t...

FAA Looks Into 787 Incidents

AP | By JOAN LOWY and JOSHUA FREED | Posted 03.13.2013 | Travel

WASHINGTON -- The government stepped in Friday to assure the public that Boeing's new 787 "Dreamliner" is safe to fly, even as it launched a comprehen...

What Is It Like To Fly on the New Boeing 787 Dreamliner?

Quora | Posted 02.20.2013 | Travel

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Jon Chin, Noticer of Details I flew on the 787 on an ANA flight from Narita to Seattle. I�...

Poland Attracts U.S. Tech Giants As Its Universities Turn Out Engineering Grads

| Tom Marshall | Posted 12.12.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. WARSAW, Poland — Foreign companies flock to invest. Its balance sheet is the envy of Eur...

PHOTOS: United's 1st Dreamliner Touches Down In Chi-Town

AP | Posted 11.04.2012 | Travel

CHICAGO -- United Airlines' inaugural flight of Boeing's 787 Dreamliner has touched down at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. United is the fir...

United CEO Talks 787s

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 09.28.2012 | Travel

-- For years, airline executives were criticized for falling in love with shiny new airplanes, to the detriment of their shareholders. United Contine...

United Gets America's First Dreamliner | Posted 09.25.2012 | Travel

For the first time ever, there's a Dreamliner in the fleet of a U.S. airline. That became official over the weekend, when United Airlines officiall...

787 Over South Carolina

Christine Negroni | Posted 08.01.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

The folks in Charleston are over the moon about their entry into the world of high-tech manufacturing, embodied in the new Boeing 787.

WATCH: The Travel Detective Reviews The Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Peter Greenberg | Posted 06.30.2012 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

Did it live up to the hype? You bet.

787 Dreamliner Draws Boeing Logo

Posted 02.13.2012 | Travel

Flying cross country is all in a day's work for most airlines, but tracing your company's logo with your flight path? That's clever marketing. SCRO...

Dave Jamieson

Eight-Month Political Spat Ends | Dave Jamieson | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bringing a months-long saga to a close, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced Friday that it has withdrawn a controversial...

WATCH: Inside The Boeing 787 Test Plane

Posted 11.30.2011 | Travel

Australia got its first look at the Boeing 787 Dreamliner when the corporation's test flight made its way to Australia. The plane, which landed in...

Dave Jamieson

GOP Senator Threatened To Go 'Full Guns A-Blazing' Against Labor Board | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) threatened a "nasty" spat with the National Labor Relations Board and vowed to go "full guns a-blazing" if ...

Boeing 787's Already Having Landing Gear Issues

AP | By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ | Posted 01.07.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK -- Boeing's new 787 plane, which just started carrying paying passengers, ran into its first technical glitch Sunday when the landing gear fa...