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  • NTSB faults Boeing, FAA and contractors for 787 battery fire


    ​Failures by Boeing and its battery suppliers, and insufficient oversight by the US Federal Aviation Administration, resulted in a lithium-ion battery fire aboard a Boeing 787 in Boston early last year, according to a report released today by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).


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  • NTSB joins latest 787 lithium ion battery probe


    ​The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has formally joined a Japanese investigation of a lithium ion...


  • NTSB releases picture of charred 787 battery box


    The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) today released an image showing the melted and charred remains of...


  • Japan Airlines continues to fly 787s after Boston incident


    Japan Airlines is continuing to fly its Boeing 787-8s following a fire on the type while it was on the ground at Boston...


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  • Qatar to add three US destinations amidst subsidies row

    News | 04 May 2015 13:28 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Qatar Airways will begin service to three US cities in 2016, expanding its network even as it faces pushback from mainline US carriers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Qatar-to-add-three-US-destinations-amidst-subsidies-row-411872/
  • ANALYSIS: Accident reports published in the last six months of 2014

    News | 08 Jan 2015 10:51 | David Learmount

    ​Accident reports published in last six months of 2014http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Accident-reports-published-in-the-last-six-months-of-2014-407593/
  • NTSB faults Boeing, FAA and contractors for 787 battery fire

    News | 01 Dec 2014 19:52 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Failures by Boeing and its battery suppliers, and insufficient oversight by the US Federal Aviation Administration, resulted in a lithium-ion battery fire aboard a Boeing 787 in Boston early last year, according to a report released today by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/NTSB-faults-Boeing-FAA-and-contractors-for-787-battery-fire-406624/
  • ANALYSIS: Lithium ion battery fix prompts mixed reviews for 787 operators

    News | 17 Nov 2014 09:14 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Eighteen months after the US Federal Aviation Administration lifted the grounding order on the Boeing the 787-8 fleet, the two rechargeable lithium ion batteries installed in the aircraft produce mixed reactions among operators.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Lithium-ion-battery-fix-prompts-mixed-reviews-for-787-operators-405817/
  • ANALYSIS: Boston Logan fire spurs e-cigarette concerns

    News | 07 Oct 2014 20:56 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Concern is growing in the aviation community about potential fire hazards posed by electronic cigarettes.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Boston-Logan-fire-spurs-e-cigarette-concerns-404532/
  • FAA should re-evaluate risk on lithium ion batteries: NTSB

    News | 23 May 2014 01:49 | Stephen Trimble

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) should re-evaluate the risk of internal short circuits within permanently installed lithium-ion batteries on commercial aircraft, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) says in new recommendations released on 22 May.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FAA-should-re-evaluate-risk-on-lithium-ion-batteries-NTSB-399649/