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Report on Boeing 787 fire points to battery defect

...the battery.There was a third incident in January of this year when vapors were found coming out of a battery in a Japan Airlines 787 parked at Tokyo's main international airport. Boeing officials said the problem appeared to have been contained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-01/report-boeing-787-fire-poi
Japanese Airlines makes 1st-ever purchase from Airbus

...go to Boeing. Not this time. Japan Airlines ordered its first Airbus jets...longer-term fleet requirements for Japan Airlines," it said in a statement...built a strong relationship with Japan Airlines over the last 50 years and we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-07/japanese-airlines-makes-1s
NTSB chairman: Lithium batteries not necessarily unsafe

...lithium ion batteries to power aircraft systems, even though it's clear that safeguards failed in the case of a Japan Airlines 787 that had a battery fire while parked at Boston's Logan International Airport last month."Obviously what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-06/ntsb-chairman-lithium-batt
Documents detail Boeing 787 battery fire

...to igniting if they short-circuit or overheat than other types of batteries.The Boston fire occurred aboard a Japan Airlines plane that had just landed after an overseas flight and was parked. A cleaning crew discovered smoke near a kitchen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-07/documents-detail-boeing-78
Boeing stock tumbles after fire on 787 Dreamliner

...ultimately led to the grounding in January of the 50 Dreamliners flying at the time.First, a battery ignited on a Japan Airlines 787 shortly after it landed at Boston's Logan International Airport on Jan. 7. Passengers had already left the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-12/boeing-stock-tumbles-after
Boeing sticks with 787 battery, production speed-up plan

...batteries some 10 times because they didn't keep a charge properly or connections with electrical systems failed. Japan Airlines also said it had replaced some 787 batteries.Shares of Chicago-based Boeing rose 88 cents to $74.53 in afternoon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-30/boeing-sticks-787-battery-
Boeing warns airline customers that 787 deliveries could be delayed

...Transportation Safety Board is still probably weeks away from determining the root cause of the Jan. 7 battery fire in a Japan Airlines 787 parked at Boston's Logan International Airport, NTSB Chairwoman Deborah Hersman told reporters this week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-08/boeing-warns-airline-custo
AP source says Boeing to propose temporarily fix 787 batteries

...largest commercial aircraft maker.The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the battery fire in a Japan Airlines 787 that was discovered shortly after the plane landed at Boston's Logan International Airport on Jan. 7. Japanese...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-20/ap-source-says-boeing-prop
AP sources say Boeing proposes battery fix for 787s

...Board still have not identified the root cause of a Jan. 7 fire that erupted in an auxiliary power unit battery of a Japan Airlines 787 about a half-hour after the plane landed at Boston's Logan International Airport. The safety board is investigating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-22/ap-sources-say-boeing-prop
Boeing official sees 787 tests done in a week or two

...while the battery with the fire in Boston was a Japan Airlines plane. About one-third of each Dreamliner <...connector on the outside of the battery box in the Japan Airlines plane, not in the battery itself. The white gas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-15/boeing-official-sees-787-t