Nέο περιστατικό, πάλι στη BOS και πάλι με 787 της JAL
A fuel leak forced a Boeing Co 787 Dreamliner operated by Japan Airlines to cancel its takeoff and return to the gate at Boston's Logan International Airport Tuesday, a fire official said, the second incident in two days with the new jet.
The leak occurred on a different plane than the 787 that experienced an electrical fire Monday at Logan, said Richard Walsh, a Massport spokesman. That plane also was operated by Japan Airlines.
The fuel-leaking plane had left the gate in preparation for takeoff on a flight to Tokyo when the fuel spill of about 40 gallons was discovered...
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/08/us-boeing-japan-airlines-idUSBRE9070T320130108 + footage
Μινγουάιλ, που λέμε κι εμείς εδώ, και η United έχει θεματάκι
United Airlines has found a wiring problem on one of its Boeing 787 jets, an issue that affects the same system that caused a fire aboard a Japan Airlines Co 787 in Boston on Monday, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing a source...
Επίσης, την ίδια ώρα και μάλλον άσχετα με τα 2 περιστατικά του Λόγκαν, κυκλοφορεί στα ειδησεογραφικά και η καθυστέρηση του certification εις την Κίνα επηρρεάζοντας μάλιστα και τις πρώτες παραδόσεις σε κινέζικες αεροπορικές
China said it has yet to approve U.S. planemaker Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, which has put on hold the delivery of the jet to the world's fastest growing aviation market.
China Southern Airlines Co Ltd , which has outstanding orders for 10 Dreamliner B787s, had expected to receive its first plane in 2012, but that has been delayed as the U.S. company has yet to receive certification from Chinese authorities...