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Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Dreamliner's Dramatic Life Mimics Woody Allen's Art

Christine Negroni | Posted 07.29.2014 | Travel
Christine Negroni

When it comes to the Dreamliner design, the FAA and the NTSB do have very different perspectives. But unlike the couple in Annie Hall, both sides cannot be right.

Dear Boeing: Next Time, Try Benevolence

Carla Seaquist | Posted 04.07.2014 | Business
Carla Seaquist

After a cliff-hanger of a union vote, Boeing will stay here in Washington state. But the joy is not universal and it's not deep, and who knows how long it will last? Lingering in the craw are Boeing's hardball, take-it-or-we-leave-the-state tactics.

Dave Jamieson

How The GOP Turned Back The Clock On Labor Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In August 2011, Lafe Solomon received one of the least desirable overtures in modern Washington: a subpoena from Rep. Darrell Issa (R-C...

Another Airline Pulls Dreamliner From Flight

AP | Posted 09.30.2013 | Travel

COPENHAGEN, Denmark -- Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA on Saturday became the latest airline to ground a Boeing 787 so that officials from the American comp...

Airlines Check For 787 Wiring Issue

AP | Posted 08.14.2013 | Travel

TOKYO -- All Nippon Airways and Japan Airlines said Wednesday they are checking their Boeing 787 fleets for wiring problems unrelated to battery defec...

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 ...

Boeing 787 Returns To Boston After Mechanical Issue

AP | Posted 09.18.2013 | Travel

BOSTON -- A Japan Airlines flight to Tokyo's Narita Airport returned to Boston's Logan Airport on Thursday because of a possible fuel pump issue on th...

Words That Shaped Last Week: "Presidential Libraries," "Ricin," and "Brunette Betty"

Vanity Fair | Posted 06.30.2013 | World
Vanity Fair

By Juli Weiner For your edification, a look back at the phrases, nouns, and neologisms that have, for better or for worse, shaped the week's natio...

Boeing 787 Completes First Test Flight In Japan

AP | Posted 06.28.2013 | Business

TOKYO — Japan's All Nippon Airways has successfully conducted its first test flight of the Boeing 787 aircraft since battery problems grounded t...

Grounded Airliner Takes First Flight Since Suspension

AP | RODNEY MUHUMUZA | Posted 06.27.2013 | Business

KAMPALA, Uganda — A Boeing 787 operated by Ethiopian Airlines flew from Ethiopia to Kenya's capital Saturday, the first commercial flight since ...

FAA Decides Fate Of Boeing 787

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.25.2013 | Travel

WASHINGTON -- Federal regulators are telling airlines they can fly Boeing's 787 Dreamliners again as soon as they replace its problematic lithium ion ...

I Flew the Dreamliner... and I Can't Wait to Again

Billy Kolber | Posted 06.21.2013 | Travel
Billy Kolber

After months of grounding by the FAA, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner is poised to take flight again in the next few weeks. And that's great news for those ...

Boeing 787 Flights Set To Resume, According To FAA

AP | JOAN LOWY and JOSHUA FREED | Posted 06.19.2013 | Travel

WASHINGTON — Boeing's beleaguered 787 could be flying again within a week after federal officials approved a fix for its batteries, even though ...

NTSB Chair To Testify Before Senate Committee On Dreamliner Grounding, Conflict Of Interest

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

Deborah Hersman, the chair of the National Transportation Safety Board, may face tough questions from a Senate committee Tuesday during her testimony ...

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...

Boeing CEO Scored Huge Pay Boost In Months Before Disaster

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 03.17.2013 | Business

-- Boeing CEO Jim McNerney's compensation rose 15 percent last year to $21.1 million, as the company rewarded him for better-than-expected profits an...

FAA Approves Boeing's 787 Battery Plan

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

WASHINGTON -- A Boeing plan to redesign the 787 Dreamliner's fire-plagued lithium-ion batteries won approval Tuesday from the Federal Aviation Adminis...

Airline Ditches Dreamliner Due To Battery Problems

AP | JOSHUA FREED and JOAN LOWY | Posted 04.23.2013 | Business

United Airlines cut the grounded Boeing 787 from its flying plans at least until June and postponed its new Denver-to-Tokyo flights on Thursday, as ai...

Officials Still Searching For Answers

AP | Posted 04.22.2013 | Business

TOKYO — A probe into the overheating of a lithium ion battery in an All Nippon Airways Boeing 787 that made an emergency landing found it was im...

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...

Boeing 787 Approved For Test Flights

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 02.07.2013 | Business

-- Boeing won permission on Thursday for test flights of its 787 as it tries to fix battery problems that have kept the plane grounded. The Federal ...

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...