Stories tagged: 787 Dreamliner
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 6:17 P.M.
Trump’s Boeing speech shows differences with Obama
Presidents since Franklin Delano Roosevelt have loved to tour Boeing factories. The lessons they draw from their time on the factory floor – and the inevitable photo opportunity beside shiny …
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 9:47 A.M.
Trump attends Boeing’s rollout of new 787 Dreamliner today
President Donald Trump is scheduled to drop in at Boeing’s North Charleston complex in South Carolina Friday, as the plane maker rolls out the first jet of its largest 787 …
MONDAY, NOV. 7, 2016, 11:18 A.M.
Boeing’s retiring boomers underscore U.S. manufacturing plight
John Rothery said his goodbyes, handed in his badge and walked away from Boeing. He had worked on almost every commercial jet model over four decades, from a 707 bristling …
THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2013
NTSB to issue 787 fire report
The National Transportation Safety Board will issue an interim report today on the lithium-ion battery fire in January aboard a parked Boeing 787 Dreamliner at Logan Airport in Boston. A …
SUNDAY, JAN. 20, 2013
Lithium-ion batteries pack extra power, challenges
The prospect of flying in a so-called plastic airplane was already unnerving for some. Now there’s the added concern of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner using the same kind of batteries that …
FRIDAY, DEC. 24, 2010
Boeing resumes flights tests of 787
SEATTLE – Boeing resumed flight tests of its long-delayed 787 Dreamliner on Thursday, six weeks after they were suspended because of an in-flight electrical fire in the jetliner’s power distribution …
MONDAY, FEB. 1, 2010, 5:45 P.M.
New 787 Dreamliner touches down in Spokane
A Boeing 787 touched down at Spokane International Airport briefly Monday, airport spokesman Todd Woodard said.