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Reasons Behind Boeing 787 Dreamliner Battery Problems Detailed

12/02/2014, Boeing wasn’t quite able to chalk up the 787 Dreamliner as a win. Apart from the delivery delays that customers had to go through, not long after this aircraft took to the skies it had to be grounded because of problems with the batteries. Similar...

BAE Systems Wants To Bring First Class Creature Comforts To Economy

06/30/2014, One of the perks of flying first class is that unlike economy class, you won’t be squashed next to other passengers. Your chairs are usually spacious enough, and you can lean all the way back without worrying that you might hit someone in the knee....

Boeing 727 Transformed Into A Home

06/11/2014, Have wings, will travel. However, what happens when that pair of wings have been grounded due to obsolescence? Bruce Campbell is one such engineer who is based outside of Portland, Oregon, having transformed a retired Boeing 727 commercial airliner into a...

Boeing Black Smartphone Unveiled, Not For The Average Consumer

02/27/2014, Boeing is a company that many associate with aeroplanes, and rightfully so given that that is the company’s core competency. However Boeing has been making headlines as of late for something completely unrelated – smartphones. As you might recall...

Boeing’s Android-Powered Smartphone Arrives At The FCC

02/26/2014, They say that good things come to those who wait. I would suppose that should you happen to be an industry watcher where smartphones are concerned, you might have come across news that Boeing, the aviation giant, intends to make the jump into the world of...

Boeing 787 Battery Issues Emerge Yet Again

01/14/2014, The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is the company’s pride and joy, but this state of the art aircraft hasn’t been able to take to the skies without drama. Last year the plane was grounded globally for over four months after a series of battery related...

F-16 Jet Piloted Remotely

09/24/2013, Has the age of terminators arrived? It really depends on whose perspective you are looking from, as the folks over at Boeing have revealed that they successfully retrofitted one of their retired fighter jets – an F-16 in particular, transforming it...

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Catches Fire In London

07/14/2013, An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner caught fire at Heathrow Airport in London. It is unclear if the incident was caused by the plane's battery system, which has been the cause of previous fire related incidents.

Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Unveiled At Paris Air Show

06/18/2013, Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner was announced at the Paris Air Show today. It has a 20 foot stretch over the 787-9, which is in final assembly and is scheduled to make its first flight later this year.

Airbus A350 XWB First Flight Likely On Friday

06/12/2013, Airbus A350 XWB first flight may take off on Friday at Paris Air Show. Airbus has posted a teaser image which fuels speculation that the first flight is indeed headed toward the skies at one of the world's largest air shows.

Boeing X-51A WaveRider Could Be A Primer To Mach 20 Planes

05/13/2013, There is nothing quite like the military to push the boundaries of what is possible in the world of technology, and once again, there is a new air-breathing engine in town which could very well prove to be the baby step towards achieving Mach 20 planes...