The National Transportation Safety Board released a second update on 14 January 2013 on its investigation into the Jan. 7 fire aboard a Japan Airlines Boeing 787 at Logan International Airport in Boston. The lithium-ion battery that powered the auxiliary power unit on the airplane was removed and transported back to the NTSB Materials Laboratory &hellip Continue reading
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More trouble for JAL and Boeing on the 787. After a Japan Air Lines 787 Dreamliner caught fire Monday, a fuel leak was reported on a similar plane from the same airline at Boston’s Logan International Airport.
New details are coming to light as the investigation into the fire aboard a Japan Airlines Boeing 787 at Boston’s Logan International airport continues. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued an update that describes a small area of the incident aircraft damaged by the event but a fire that seems to have taken a &hellip Continue reading
The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board has opened an investigation into the fire on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft at Boston’s Logan International Airport on Monday (January 7), the agency said. A mechanic inspecting the Japan Airlines Compay Limited jet discovered smoke in the cockpit while performing a routine post-flight inspection. There were no passengers &hellip Continue reading