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Boeing Finishes 787 Dreamliner New Battery Certification Testing

04/07/2013, Boeing’s troubles with the battery system on its latest 787 Dreamliner aircraft have been well documented. Back in January the global fleet of 50 Dreamliner aircraft was grounded due to incidents caused by the batteries overheating. The manufacturer...

Boeing Receives OK To Test New 787 Battery

03/12/2013, The Boeing 787 Dreamliner that has been grounded (causing many pilots who were specially trained to fly this technologically advanced plane to hang out at home and being an irritant to their wives) because of a battery issue has yet to take off, but at...

Boeing 787 Conjures More Than 500GB Of Data Per Flight

03/07/2013, We do know that the Boeing 787 Dreamliner did runs into battery and electrical issues recently, but that does not detract from the fact that Boeing’s latest attempt at a commercial jet is chock-full of technology, ranging from windows that sport an...

Boeing In-Flight Wireless Test Uses Potatoes

12/19/2012, We have crash test dummies for use in vehicles, but what about being halfway up in the air as you cross continents, flying at a breakneck speed? Boeing decided to enlist the help of the base material that one uses to make a fantastic snack of chips...

Boeing flagship planes will support cellular calling by 2013

09/20/2012, Use of cell phones has become an integral part of our lives. It is because they cater to the urge as well as the need to stay connected 24/7 with our contacts and loved ones. However, when on a flight, it is often annoying that you are simply not able to...

Boeing to Jump into Android Powered Mobile Business

04/12/2012, The airplane manufacturer Boeing is in the process of developing a mobile phone that will make use of Google’s Android OS. The phone which is to be launched in the later parts of 2012 will be pitted against other manufacturers that offer highly secure...

Boeing SUGAR Freeze to run on gas by 2045

03/21/2012, We do know that planes do guzzle up a whole lot of fuel in order to transport us between continents in the quickest way possible, but it is nice to know that over the years, technological advancements have been made to ensure that such behemoths of the...

Laser machine gun combo appeals to US Navy

08/19/2011, The price for freedom is eternal vigilance, and if you happen to share Tony Stark’s sentiments in the first Iron Man movie, then surely you would be more than happy to own the biggest, baddest weapons in your backyard so that enemies will think...

Boeing 787 Dreamliner has electronically dimming windows

08/08/2011, Is the Boeing 787 Dreamliner a real dreamboat that flies through the air? Perhaps, as it is meant to go up head to head with the Airbus A380. Well, the Airbus took to the skies far earlier than Boeing’s 787, gaining first mover advantage in the...

Boeing Phantom Ray stealth UAV takes to the skies

05/03/2011, Stealth technology used to be a dream, but advancements in technology over the years have turned it into reality, helping save lives while making sensitive military operations far more effective in the process. Boeing does not just make jumbo jets, but...