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Dreamliner battery fire caused by 'inadequate design'

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 05:50
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The battery fire that led to the grounding of Boeing Co's 787 Dreamliner jets for more than three months last year was caused by inadequate design and testing, investigators concluded.

New York

THE battery fire that led to the grounding of Boeing Co's 787 Dreamliner jets for more than three months last year was caused by inadequate design and testing, investigators concluded.

Boeing had certified that overheating in one cell of the lithium-ion battery couldn't