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Wing cracks lead to Dreamliner production delay

NEW YORK - Boeing's much-delayed 787 Dreamliner has hit another production hurdle.Hairline cracks have been discovered in the wings of some 787s that are being built. The Chicago-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-07/wing-cracks-lead-dreamline
Debris from Boeing 787 Dreamliner engine sparks fire at Charleston International Airport

...C. - The National Transportation Safety Board will try to determine why debris fell from the engine of a new Boeing 787 Dreamliner, starting a fire and forcing officials to shut down Charleston International Airport, a company official said.The Post...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-29/debris-boeing-787-dreamliner-
Boeing stock tumbles after fire on 787 Dreamliner

...passengers were on the plane.The 787, which Boeing dubs the Dreamliner, was grounded in January after two incidents with its lithium-ion...detected a burning smell. Both Japanese airlines grounded their Dreamliner fleets. The FAA, which just days earlier insisted that the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-12/boeing-stock-tumbles-after
NTSB chairman: Lithium batteries not necessarily unsafe

...WASHINGTON - Despite a battery fire in one Boeing 787 Dreamliner and smoke in another, the type of batteries used to...become a nightmare for the company, which has about 800 Dreamliner orders from airlines around the globe.Boeing was already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-06/ntsb-chairman-lithium-batt
AP source says Boeing to propose temporarily fix 787 batteries

...federal regulators to temporarily fix problems with the 787 Dreamliner's batteries that have kept the planes on the ground for...50,000 a day due to the grounding of its two Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes, according to information made public by the Polish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-20/ap-source-says-boeing-prop
Across South Carolina

Air India closer to getting Boeing jetsNORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. - The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner made in South Carolina is closer to delivery now that the Indian government has accepted compensation for planes that are three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-08-04/across-south-carolina
New Boeing 787s will be reviewed

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 comprehensive review to find out what caused a fire, a fuel leak and other worrisome...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-11/new-boeing-787s-will-be-re
Plane fire shuts down Charleston airport

...C. - The National Transportation Safety Board will try to determine why debris fell from the engine of a new Boeing 787 Dreamliner, starting a fire and forcing officials to shut down Charleston International Airport, a company official said.The Post...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-07-29/plane-fire-shuts-down-charles
biz bits

...show Tuesday, including the largest Dreamliner order in three years and a much-needed...Avitas is just over $5 billion.The Dreamliner order consists of 30 of the larger model...the 787-8 model. It's the first Dreamliner order commitment this year, and when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/biz-bits/2011-03-08/biz-bits
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Boeing Co. announces launch order for 7E7 airline

...announced its first customer for its 7E7 Dreamliner, All Nippon Airways, which placed...dollar figure of the order was withheld. Dreamliner production is scheduled to begin in...was considered a top prospect. The Dreamliner, designed to use 15 percent to 20 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/27/bus_413572.shtml
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