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This is what happens when severe turbulence hits a plane

Passengers on an American Airlines flight between Seoul and Dallas post videos showing the sheer fright during turbulence.

By December 17, 2014

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Boeing 787 battery: Burned again

Boeing is working with Japan Airlines to service a plane after maintenance workers found its battery smoking.

By January 14, 2014

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Boeing: Here's our plan to nix 787 battery fire risk

The Dreamliner maker plans to wrap the lithium-ion batteries in an electrical insulator to prevent heat exchange and cut holes in the battery enclosure to allow moisture to drain.

By March 14, 2013

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NTSB: Boeing Dreamliner blaze probe needs more time

An interim report from the National Transportation Safety Board offers insight into the state of the battery in a Japan Airlines fire in January, but there's still more work to be done.

By March 7, 2013

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Where, oh where are all the grounded 787 Dreamliners?

After onboard fires forced the FAA to ground the cutting-edge planes, there are now 50 Dreamliners sitting in 17 airports around the world awaiting the green light to fly again.

By February 19, 2013

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Boeing battery solution may keep 787 grounded until 2014

An MIT chemistry professor suggests that Boeing switch from lithium-ion batteries to the heavier but safer nickel metal-hydride technology, a process that could take a year.

By January 27, 2013

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FAA grounds Boeing's 787 Dreamliner after battery fires

Action comes after two Japanese carriers parked their 787s following a battery fire.

By January 16, 2013

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Boeing 787 incidents prompt FAA review

Prompted by a recent fire and other incidents, the Federal Aviation Administration is launching a comprehensive review of the new, high-tech Dreamliner.

By January 11, 2013

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Mystery of a plane bent out of shape on rough landing

An ANA Boeing 767 bounces around enough that the fuselage just in front of the wings bends like a yoga instructor's hips. An airline rep says the plane may never return to service.

By June 22, 2012

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Boeing's Dreamliner finally flies passengers

Boeing's fuel-efficient 787 Dreamliner finally carried passengers on its first commercial flight, which traveled from Tokyo to Hong Kong.

By October 25, 2011