United relaunches Dreamliner

United Airlines welcomed its Boeing 787 Dreamliner back into service on Monday on a domestic flight from Houston. The departure from Houston to Chicago O’Hare marked the return of…

China to receive first Dreamliner

Boeing is on the verge of delivering its first Dreamliner to China. China Southern Airlines is expecting to take delivery of its first Boeing 787 by the end of this month, a company…

Dreamliner battery fix approved

Boeing has received approval from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for its proposed solution to the overheating batteries in its Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The fuel-efficient…

Dreamliner battery ‘fixed’

Boeing is believed to have found a solution to the battery problem which has grounded all 50 of its B787 Dreamliner aircraft. Ray Conner, President & CEO of the US planemaker’s…

Dreamliner solution “weeks away”

The global fleet of Boeing 787 Dreamliners is set to be grounded for a considerable time to come, after investigators said that they are still "weeks away" from finding a solution to the…

No answers in Dreamliner investigation

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is expected to remain grounded for several more weeks, after an update from the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) revealed that investigators are still…

NASA to help Boeing fix Dreamliner

NASA has agreed to provide technical assistance to help Boeing fix the 787 Dreamliner. Following a call from US congressman Chaka Fattah, the US space agency said it would provide technical…

NASA asked to help fix Dreamliner

A US congressman has called on NASA to help Boeing fix its Dreamliner problems. Democrat Chaka Fattah has written a letter to NASA's administrator, Charles Bolden Jr, asking for the US…

All Dreamliners grounded

All Boeing 787 Dreamliner customers have now grounded the aircraft, amid continuing concerns its safety. Yesterday (17 January 2013) Qatar Airways confirmed it has grounded its Dreamliners…

LOT launches Dreamliner flights

Amid the problems with the Dreamliner in Japan, Europe's only Boeing 787 operator put the aircraft into commercial service for the first time yesterday (16 January 2013). LOT Polish…

Japanese airlines ground Dreamliners

Japan Airlines (JAL) and All Nippon Airways (ANA) have grounded their entire Dreamliner fleets, after one of ANA’s aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing due to a suspected…

US orders Dreamliner review

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has ordered a review into the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, following a series of recent faults with the aircraft. The FAA said it would conduct an…

United Dreamliner debuts in Asia

United Airlines will commence international flights using its Boeing 787 Dreamliner today (3 January 2013), when the aircraft starts flying between Los Angeles and Tokyo's Narita airport.…

Avianca orders more Dreamliners

Boeing has sealed yet another order for its B787 Dreamliner. Colombian national carrier Avianca Airlines has placed an order for three more Dreamliners, valued at approximately US$620…

Boeing boosts Dreamliner production

Boeing has rolled out the first B787 Dreamliner built at the new rate of five aircraft per month. The new wide-body aircraft is the 83rd B787 to be built and marks the latest stage in a…

Gulf Air cuts Dreamliner order

Gulf Air has revised its order for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Following negotiations with Boeing, the Bahrain-based carrier has cut its Dreamliner order from 24 aircraft to between 12 and…

Scoot to acquire 20 Dreamliners

Singapore Airlines' (SIA) new low-cost carrier, Scoot, has agreed to acquire 20 Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft. The new aircraft, which will be delivered from 2014 onwards, will be used to…

ANA to order 11 more Dreamliners

All Nippon Airways (ANA) has revealed plans to order 11 more Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The new deal will make the Tokyo-based carrier the world's largest operator of the Dreamliner, with a…

LOT to fly Dreamliner to Beijing

LOT Polish Airlines revealed that Beijing will be one of the first cities to be served using its new Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The Warsaw-based carrier will start receiving its Dreamliners…

Air India receives first Dreamliner

Air India has finally taken delivery of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The occasion follows a four-year delay and significant wrangling over compensation claims. Air India was at one…

LAN receives first Dreamliner

LAN Airlines has taken delivery of its first ever Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The Chilean airline, which recently joined forces with Brazil's TAM Airlines, becomes the airline in the…

JAL to fly Dreamliner to Helsinki

Japan Airlines (JAL) has unveiled plans to launch flights from Tokyo’s Narita airport to Helsinki. The airline will initially serve the Finnish capital four times a week (Mondays, Tuesdays,…

United unveils first Dreamliner

United Airlines has unveiled its first ever Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The airline rolled out of the paint hangar at Boeing’s facility in Washington state yesterday. United is the North…

ANA grounds Dreamliners

All Nippon Airways (ANA) has been forced to ground five of its 11 Boeing 787 Dreamliners due to an engine problem. The Japanese carrier, which was the launch customer for the B787, said…

ANA grounds Dreamliners

All Nippon Airways (ANA) has been forced to ground five of its 11 Boeing 787 Dreamliners due to an engine problem. The Japanese carrier, which was the launch customer for the B787, said the…

United unveils Dreamliner details

United Airlines has unveiled details of its new Boeing 787 Dreamliners, the first of which will be delivered to the airline in September. The new twin-aisle aircraft will be configured with…

ANA changes Dreamliner order

All Nippon Airways (ANA) has adjusted its Dreamliner order with Boeing, swapping the B787-8 model for the larger B787-9. The Japanese carrier revealed today (19 June 2012) that the four…

Positive reviews for ANA Dreamliners

ANA has reported positive feedback from passengers travelling on its new Boeing 787 Dreamliners. In a customer satisfaction survey, 94.2% of passengers who have flown on ANA's Dreamliners…

Boeing brings Dreamliner to Etihad

Boeing's 787 Dreamliner has touched down in Abu Dhabi on a trip to visit Etihad Airways. The aircraft landed in the UAE capital on Wednesday (6 June), following a 6,000km flight from…

JAL Dreamliner touches down in Boston

Japan Airlines (JAL) has launched the first ever direct flight from Asia to Boston’s Logan International Airport, using its brand new Boeing 787 Dreamliner.   The new daily service from…

JAL receives first two Dreamliners

Japan Airlines (JAL) has taken delivery of its first two Boeing 787 Dreamliners. The event was marked by a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Boeing’s factory in Washington state attended by JAL’s…

Dreamliner debuts in Delhi

The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner painted in Air India’s colours touched down at New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport yesterday. The Dreamliner will be on static display in Delhi…

Boeing to deliver first Dreamliner

Boeing and ANA have completed the contractual delivery of the first ever 787 Dreamliner. Celebrations to mark this milestone begin today in the US, with a delivery ceremony to follow…

Dreamliner visits India

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner made its India debut landing at New Delhi International Airport yesterday, arriving from Tokyo. "Indian air carriers have recognised the tremendous value the Boeing…

Further delay for Dreamliner

Boeing has announced that first flight of the 787 Dreamliner will be postponed again, due to a need to reinforce a section of the aircraft. The first flight and first delivery will be…

Dreamliner delayed again

Boeing said it was again delaying its 787 Dreamliner launch for "unanticipated rework" of the aircraft and further problems with suppliers.The first flight will now be in the fourth quarter…

More delays hit Dreamliner

Boeing has confirmed that first flight of the 787 Dreamliner has been moved from the end of the first quarter of this year to around the end of the second quarter. It said this provides more…