Dreamliner tricks of the tail

Dreamliner tricks of the tail

The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is under scrutiny for a number of production quality issues that involve the rear fuselage and tailplanes. The latest problem that has hit the headlines is with the vertical fin. Boeing tries to downplay the issues by saying it is aware of...
ANA opts for GEnx for latest 787-order

ANA opts for GEnx for latest 787-order

All Nippon Airways (ANA) latest commitment for up to 20 extra Boeing 787’s is not significant for the sheer number of aircraft, nor the sub-types (11 787-10s and up to 9 -9s). The surprise in the February 25-announcement is what will be under the wings: the...