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  • Wing cracks found on 787s in assembly

    Roughly 40 Boeing 787s still in production may have cracks within shear ties of a wing rib, the company says.

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  • PARIS: LOT selects UTC for MRO on 787s

    UTC Aerospace Systems says that it will provide nacelle maintenance for Polish flag carrier LOT's fleet of Boeing 787. ...

  • European regulator adopts FAA's 787 grounding

    European regulator EASA has become the latest aviation safety agency to order a grounding of Boeing's 787 in the light...

  • PICTURE: LOT takes delivery of Europe's first 787

    LOT Polish Airlines has taken delivery of its first Boeing 787 in Washington, becoming the first European carrier to...

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  • Polish air force to acquire new VIP transports

    News | 16 Dec 2014 11:24 | Bartosz Glowacki

    Polish defence minister Tomasz Siemoniak has announced plans to purchase two VIP transport aircraft, each to be capable of carrying a maximum of 12-14 passengers.
  • 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.
  • ANALYSIS: After three years in service, how is 787 performing?

    News | 14 Nov 2014 14:22 | Stephen Trimble

    ​All Nippon Airways introduces Masami Tsukamoto as the first airline pilot outside of Boeing who was allowed to take the controls of the 787-8. When the day finally came to fly the first Dreamliner delivered to ANA from Seattle to Tokyo, Tsukamoto’s reading on the pre-flight fuel gauge still surprises him three here later.
  • AFI-KLM readies for GEnx maintenance

    News | 22 Apr 2014 18:14 | Kristin Majcher

    ​Air France KLM Engineering & Maintenance is readying its maintenance shops to start supporting the GEnx-1B engine within the next few months, says Ton Dortmans, executive vice-president of KLM Engineering & Maintenance.
  • ANALYSIS: Ex-Im fires back at complaints in reauthorisation push

    News | 09 Apr 2014 18:20 | Edward Russell

    ​The US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) president Fred Hochberg calls claims that the bank’s loan guarantees to foreign carriers provide them with a competitive advantage over US carriers “erroneous”.
  • Wing cracks found on 787s in assembly

    News | 07 Mar 2014 22:23 | Stephen Trimble

    Roughly 40 Boeing 787s still in production may have cracks within shear ties of a wing rib, the company says.