1. Home
  2. News
  3. Travel News
  4. Airline and Airport News

Airline and Airport News

Boeing discovers new defects in its Dreamliner 787

The company claims it’s taking greater care when building its planes

Boeing’s headaches are moving from its 737 jets to its Dreamliner 787 model. The aviation manufacturer admitted on Thursday that some titanium components designed for the 787 were improperly manufactured over the past three years. 

“While our investigation is ongoing, we have determined that this does not present an immediate safety of flight concern for the active in-service fleet,” the company said. Nonetheless, it has notified the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

Not sure how to choose?

Get expert buying tips about Airline and Airport News delivered to your inbox.

    By entering your email, you agree to sign up for consumer news, tips and giveaways from ConsumerAffairs. Unsubscribe at any time.

    Thank you, you have successfully subscribed to our newsletter! Enjoy reading our tips and recommendations.

    Recent Articles

    Sort by: