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Boeing 787 Dreamliner safe to fly: FAA review

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Green light: 'The plane's fundamentally sound design and the processes the FAA and Boeing had in place to detect and correct issues that emerged were the underpinnings for that conclusion,' says FAA administrator Michael Huerta. - FILE PHOTO

[WASHINGTON] The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, grounded for months last year after battery overheating problems, is soundly designed and safe to fly, a joint review by the planemaker and the Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday.The review, which was initiated by the FAA after a battery