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Boeing stocks dive after 787 fire at Heathrow

Last Updated: Saturday, July 13, 2013, 11:03

Boeing stocks plunged nearly 5 percent on Friday after a fire and a "technical issue" on separate 787 Dreamliners in Britain stoked fresh safety concerns about the new high-tech jetliner.

Boeing Dreamliner in trouble again: US flight diverted on brake problem

Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 12:03

A Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet was forced to make an emergency landing during an internal US flight on Sunday, due to a problem with its brake system, United Airlines said in a statement.

Boeing unveils $38 bn in firm orders at air show

Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 23:42

US aerospace giant Boeing said Thursday that it had booked firm aircraft orders worth up to USD 38 billion at the Paris Air Show.

JAL starts compensation talks with Boeing over 787

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 21:38

"Japan Airlines has been discussing with Boeing for compensation regarding the 787 grounding," a spokesman said in a statement.

Passenger-friendly Dreamliners to shore up Air India's fortune

Last Updated: Sunday, June 16, 2013, 10:13

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the latest acquisition of Air India, is likely to shore up the fortune of India's national carrier as passengers are giving big thumbs up after travelling in the next generation flying machine.

Boeing 787s to replace Air India's A-330 fleet

Last Updated: Saturday, June 15, 2013, 22:19

The airline has successfully replaced the fuel guzzling Boeing 777s with B-787s on some international routes and is now planning to operate the Dreamliners on A-330 destinationS.

Air India to open new routes on Boeing 787s

Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 19:13

"We have extensive plans to scale up Air India's international network with low-fuel-consuming 787s, that will give Air India an edge over other airlines," Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh said here.

Airbus A350 next-gen plane takes off on first test flight

Last Updated: Friday, June 14, 2013, 11:10

Airbus hopes the 314-seater will compete with Boeing's 787 Dreamliner by being both lighter and more fuel-efficient than previous models.

Japan orders airlines to inspect modified Dreamliners

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 05, 2013, 13:07

Japan's two main airlines, JAL and ANA, have been ordered to thoroughly inspect all of their Boeing 787 Dreamliners after last weekend's discovery of a problem with one of JAL's planes, Transport Minister Akihiro Ota said.

China gets its first Boeing Dreamliner

Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 23:54

China Southern Airlines on Sunday became the first Chinese passenger carrier to induct a Boeing 787 Dreamliner - a move aimed at improving the loading capacity on the company's international routes.

AI wants compensation for 787s not delivering 20% fuel savings

Last Updated: Friday, May 17, 2013, 21:36

National carrier Air India has sought compensation from Boeing for Dreamliners not meeting the 20 per cent fuel efficiency claims as the airline could achieve only a tad over 17 per cent fuel economy by its six 787s, an AI source said here today.

Boeing says AI can redeploy all Dreamliners this month

Last Updated: Friday, May 17, 2013, 21:34

Boeing Friday said it will ready the remaining four grounded Dreamliners of Air India within this month and also deliver the seventh 787 to the national carrier by end of the month.