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Boeing 787 Dreamliner Deliveries To Resume In May

04/24/2013, We’ve covered the whole Boeing 787 Dreamliner saga here. The jet was grounded earlier this year after its faulty battery system caused emergency landing of one flight and filling up of smoke in another. Since then Boeing has developed a new battery...

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Battery Modifications Approved By FAA

04/21/2013, It has been nearly four months since the Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet was grounded due to troubles with its battery system. Overheating of the 787′s battery had lead to an emergency landing and an incident of smoke filling up in the cockpit. Since...

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...