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Boeing 787 groundings from US to Japan trace to power design

Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner, the planemaker’s most advanced jet ever, is in trouble because of the technology that sets the aircraft apart from its peers.

17th January, 2013
A Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner, the planemaker’s most advanced jet ever, is in trouble because of the technology that sets the aircraft apart from its peers.

The US Federal Aviation Administration ordered yesterday that 787s in the US be grounded until their batteries are shown to be safe, the first such action since 1979. The move came hours after two Japanese airlines parked half the world’s Dreamliners following a battery fire and an emergency...

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