Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner Deliveries Affected By Another New Issue

As part of the FAA’s ongoing scrutiny of Boeing’s flagship widebody, the 787 Dreamliner, another flaw has been found in the quality of the manufacturing process. This time, there’s an issue near... Read more »

Boeing halts 787 Dreamliner deliveries pending approval of planned inspection method

  Copyright Photo: Joe G. Walker. From Reuters: “The Federal Aviation Administration said Friday that Boeing had temporarily halted deliveries of 787 Dreamliners as the agency waits for more data to determine... Read more »

American Airlines Asks Crew To Stop Locking Dreamliner Windows

Absent of a hard, plastic, physical window shade, the windows of a Boeing 787 are dimmed electronically via buttons. At the same time, however, they can be controlled by cabin crew and... Read more »

Boeing Pauses 787 Dreamliner Deliveries

The production quality control issues keep disrupting Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner program. Having resumed deliveries only two months ago following a five-month-long hiatus, sources say hand-overs have once more been put on hold,... Read more »

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner: Over 1000 Deliveries To Date

Boeing has now delivered over 1,000 of its 787 Dreamliner. This meant the 787 beat its predecessor, the 777, to the milestone by seven years. Meanwhile, circumstances surrounding the occasion may have... Read more »

Boeing Delivers Aid To Uzbekistan On A Brand New 787 Dreamliner

Boeing has worked with Uzbekistan Airways to deliver humanitarian aid to the flag carrier’s home nation. The aid was flown out to Uzbekistan when the American plane manufacturer delivered the national carrier’s... Read more »

A New South Korean Airline Is Born: Air Premia Receives First 787-9 Dreamliner

Nine months behind schedule, Air Premia’s first plane is about to land. The South Korean startup airline is picked up its first aircraft this week when Air Lease Corporation handed over a... Read more »