Lithium-ion concerns ground another Boeing Dreamliner

By Emma Hughes
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.

Boeing, which...

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