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Boeing to propose fix for grounded Dreamliners

Washington (CNN) -- Boeing will present a temporary plan to U.S. aviation safety officials this week aimed at getting its grounded 787 Dreamliners back in service. The multi-point proposal for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) would address several potential causes of problems related to lithium-ion batteries, a congressional source with knowledge of Boeing's plans told CNN. ( More...

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Boeing proposes full 787 battery fix to FAA: sources

Boeing Co on Friday gave U.S. aviation regulators its plan to fix the volatile battery aboard its new 787 Dreamliner, even though investigators have not yet determined what caused the batteries to overheat on two planes last month.
That will be a hard sell at this point. Wonder how long it took to get FAA approval on the original design?


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