Aug 29, 2016

ANA finds broken Dreamliner turbines in three Rolls-Royce engines

ANA Holdings Inc., which has canceled more than a dozen Dreamliner flights since last week, found broken turbines on three Boeing 787s driven by engines made by Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC. The broken turbine blade parts damaged other sections of the engine when they snapped off, ...

JAL Narita-Helsinki flights start, using 787s

Jul 2, 2013

JAL Narita-Helsinki flights start, using 787s

Japan Airlines Co. on Monday launched a new daily round-trip service from Narita airport to Helsinki using the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. JAL had planned to start flying to the Finnish capital on Feb. 25 using the fuel-efficient plane but had to delay it after regulators ...

Jun 3, 2013

JAL 787 is grounded by glitch in battery bay

A Japan Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner scheduled to fly Sunday from Tokyo to Beijing experiences a problem with an air pressure sensor for its battery container, prompting JAL to use another aircraft for the flight.

Safety panel begins test on ANA 787

/ Apr 9, 2013

Safety panel begins test on ANA 787

Transport authorities probing the battery accident on an All Nippon Airways Co. Boeing 787 earlier this year began testing the grounded jetliner Monday at Takamatsu Airport. The Japan Transport Safety Board will investigate how the battery system performs when subjected to conditions similar to those ...

Boeing 787 flight tests new battery system

Apr 7, 2013

Boeing 787 flight tests new battery system

Boeing Co. has conducted the final test flight of its 787 Dreamliner to demonstrate the safety of troubled aircraft's new battery system, as part of a U.S. Federal Aviation Administration certification exam. "Today's flight marks the final certification test for the new battery system, completing ...