Lithium-ion concerns ground another Boeing Dreamliner
Published: Wednesday, 15 January 2014
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Adding to the growing number of concerns surrounding
lithium-ion (Li-ion) technology, Japan Airlines has this week
grounded a Boeing 787 Dreamliner owing to a
potential fault with the aircraft battery.
Smoke was detected during a routine maintenance check, when
warning lights signalled a fault with the Li-ion battery.