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Report on Boeing 787 fire points to battery defect

...caused by a manufacturing defect in a Boeing 787 battery sparked a fire last year that...When testing the battery's design, Boeing failed to anticipate that a short circuit...787 fleet for over three months while Boeing redesigned the batteries, which run the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-01/report-boeing-787-fire-poi
Commercial jets push Boeing profits up 52 percent

...production of passenger jets helped push up Boeing's profit by 52 percent in the second...was for earnings of $2.02 per share.Boeing Co. said Wednesday that revenue climbed...billion, according to Zacks.Revenue at Boeing's Commercial Airplanes division increased...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-07-23/commercial-jets-pu
SC Boeing expansion to continue apace in 2014

...The expansion by aeronautics giant Boeing will continue apace in South Carolina...jobs over eight years.In the new year, Boeing in South Carolina will:? Continue work...additional acres of land for future expansion. Boeing can purchase the land at the end of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-28/sc-boeing-expansion-continue-
Boeing shares rise 3 percent but questions about 787 linger

Boeing's 787 is supposed to revolutionize air...way first.The new plane is undoubtedly Boeing's most visible. It is built from composites...million each, 787s are an important part of Boeing's future, even though it will be awhile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-09/boeing-shares-rise-3-perce
Boeing sticks with 787 battery, production speed-up plan

Boeing is sticking with plans to speed up production...plane's problems, its CEO said Wednesday.Boeing's full-speed-ahead approach comes...replacing 787 batteries more often than Boeing had expected. A fire and emergency landing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-30/boeing-sticks-787-battery-
Boeing official sees 787 tests done in a week or two

Boeing unveiled its fix for its troublesome 787...elsewhere will ultimately decide the timing.Boeing still doesn't know the root cause of the...landing on another 787 nine days later. Boeing executives said they might never know...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-15/boeing-official-sees-787-t
New Boeing 787s will be reviewed

...stepped in Friday to assure the public that Boeing's new 787 "Dreamliner" is safe to...the plane does. It's also the first Boeing plane to use rechargeable lithium ion...which will be conducted jointly with Boeing, will include the design, manufacture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-11/new-boeing-787s-will-be-re
AP sources say Boeing proposes battery fix for 787s

WASHINGTON - Boeing attempted a major step Fri day toward...battery in another is still unknown.A Boeing team led by CEO Ray Conner presented the...Administrator Michael Huer ta. The airliners, Boeing's newest and most technologically advanced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-22/ap-sources-say-boeing-prop
Investors who stood by Boeing reap reward

Investors who stood by Boeing during its 787 crisis have been rewarded.Things looked bad three months ago. Boeing's flagship plane was grounded worldwide...with a plane considered to be a key to Boeing's future. Others were confident that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-21/investors-who-stood-boeing
Boeing investing another $1 billion, creating 2,000 new jobs in S.C.

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The Boeing Co. announced Tuesday that it is expanding...creating 2,000 jobs over eight years."Boeing is now a part of the fabric of South...said at an aerospace conference with Boeing and state officials.The state is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-09/boeing-investing-another-1