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Because They Can

Stan Sorscher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Stan Sorscher

Aerospace workers in Washington State made a clear statement in favor of rising living standards. It's a rare pause in the middle class decline of the last 30 years.

United Finds Pinched Wire On 787 Transmitter

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 09.25.2013 | Travel

Two airlines disclosed issues with the wiring on their Boeing 787's emergency transmitters, the same part of the plane that is getting close scrutiny ...

Congress Stays Silent As Major Project Struggles

AP | JOAN LOWY | Posted 05.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — As Boeing, its airline customers and federal safety regulators struggled over the past two months to solve problems with the new 78...

787 Battery Finally Tested

Reuters | Posted 05.18.2013 | Business

By Alwyn Scott and Peter Henderson NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO, March 18 (Reuters) - To get its 787 Dreamliner flying again, Boeing Co is t...

787 Flights Could Resume 'Within Weeks'

AP | By YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 05.15.2013 | Travel

TOKYO (AP) — Boeing said Friday it sees commercial flights of its grounded 787 jets resuming "within weeks" even though it has not pinpointed the ca...

Dreamliners Grounded In Poland

AP | MONIKA SCISLOWSKA | Posted 04.16.2013 | Travel

WARSAW, Poland — Polish airline LOT said Thursday it is keeping its Boeing 787 Dreamliners grounded through October while the U.S. company tries...

Norwegian Air 787s Delayed

AP | Posted 02.08.2013 | Travel

OSLO, Norway -- Norwegian Air Shuttle says Boeing has warned it of possible delays in the deliveries of its first 787 Dreamliner aircraft scheduled fo...

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...

Paul Brady

1,000+ Flights Impacted

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Brady | Posted 01.24.2013 | Travel

More than 1,000 flights around the world have been impacted by the continued grounding of all Boeing 787s, according to new data from FlightStats.com....

Market Discipline for the Boeing 787

Stan Sorscher | Posted 03.24.2013 | Business
Stan Sorscher

My career is invested in the aerospace industry, so it was very sobering to me when the FAA ordered that 787 airplanes be grounded. What lessons can we draw from the 787?

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...

Frequent Travelers: 'Boeing Will Fix This'

AP | DAVID KOENIG | Posted 03.20.2013 | Travel

DALLAS — Some frequent fliers say they aren't worried about safety aboard Boeing's problem-plagued 787 aircraft, while many less-seasoned travel...

FAA Grounds Dreamliners

Posted 01.17.2013 | Travel

UPDATE 1/17 11:58am: Ethiopian Airlines announced Thursday that they are grounding the four Boeing 787s in their fleet for "precautionary inspection",...

787s Grounded

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH and YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 01.16.2013 | Travel

TOKYO -- Japan's two biggest airlines grounded all their Boeing 787 aircraft for safety checks Wednesday after one was forced to make an emergency lan...

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...

WATCH: United Airlines' 787 Dreamliner Assembled In Time-Lapse

Posted 09.25.2012 | Travel

A new, enchanting time-lapse video shows the process of assembling and painting a United 787. The carrier is the first to fly the composite aircraft i...

Inspections Recommended For Dreamliner Engines

Christine Negroni | Posted 11.17.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Even as I was grumbling about the seat pitch on the Japan Airlines Dreamliner where I was otherwise enjoyably ensconced in row 48 for 13 hours on Tuesday, the National Transportation Safety Board was poised to ask the Federal Aviation Administration to order emergency inspections of all the General Electric GEnx-1B and -2B engines powering the Dreamliner and the newest Queen of the Sky, the Boeing 747-800.

US Airways Flight 787 Diverted Over 'Suspicious' Behavior

Posted 05.22.2012 | Travel

UPDATE, 2:20pm: An FB spokesman confirms that the plane was met by state, local and federal officers upon landing in Bangor, the Associated Press repo...

Boeing Dreamliner Already An ANA Nightmare?

Christine Negroni | Posted 12.24.2011 | Travel
Christine Negroni

After a three-year delay in actually receiving the Dreamliner from Boeing, the first airline to take delivery of the airplane of the future should be flying sky high. Instead ANA is reassuring passengers that everything is A-OK for the second time in six weeks.

PHOTOS Delayed No Longer, A Look At The 787 Through The Years

Posted 11.26.2011 | Travel

After nearly a decade of development, Boeing delivered its newest aircraft, the 787 Dreamliner, to launch customer All Nippon Airlines Monday at the c...

Can Big Companies Pick Which Laws to Obey?

Stan Sorscher | Posted 10.12.2011 | Business
Stan Sorscher

Citizens are expected to obey laws, and we all get nervous when laws are ignored or swept aside, particularly at the insistence of someone who is wealthy or powerful.