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New battery issues for the Dreamliner aircraft: 787 grounded in Japan
Tokyo, Japan - The problem emerged during maintenance activities
New problems emerged for Boeing's Dreamliner aircraft: Japan Airlines communicated it grounded one of its 787s at Tokyo-Narita Airport, since the company engineers detected smoke outside of the airplane, and clear signs of leaking in one of the battery cells. Boeing communicated it is "Aware of the 787 issue, which appears to have involved the venting of a single battery cell. The issue occurred...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency