United Restarts 787 Dreamliner FlightsThe planes, made by Chicago-based Boeing, are returning after being grounded for four months by the federal government because of smoldering batteries on 787s owned by other airlines.
FAA Gives OK To Resume Boeing 787 Dreamliner FlightsBoeing's beleaguered 787 could be flying again within a week after federal officials approved a fix for its batteries, even though the root cause of a fire on one plane and smoke on another still isn't known.
FAA Approves Boeing Plan To Fix 787's BatteriesA Boeing plan to redesign the 787 Dreamliner's fire-plagued lithium-ion batteries won approval Tuesday from the Federal Aviation Administration, moving the cutting-edge planes a step closer to flying passengers again.
Boeing Sticks To Production Plans, Battery For 787U.S. aviation officials said they have asked Boeing for a full operating history of the batteries on the 787s.