TITLE

The Dreamliner Nightmare

AUTHOR(S)
Schmidt, Frank
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Power Electronics Technology Exclusive Insight;3/1/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on emergency directive issued by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on grounding of Boeing Commercial Airplanes' Boeing 787s airliners due to problems in their lithium-ion batteries. It mentions examination of airliner 787s' lithium-ion battery by the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board, views of Peter Harrop, chairman at market research firm IDTechEx, on safety issues with lithium-ion batteries, and aging concern of the lithium- ion batteries.
ACCESSION #
99237950

 

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