Boeing Offers Dreamliner Fix Proposals in Meeting With U.S. FAA

Boeing Offers Dreamliner Fix Proposals in Meeting With U.S. FAA

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Boeing is proposing a battery redesign for the Dreamliner in a bid to satisfy regulators’ safety concerns following its grounding Jan. 16 as a result of two incidents in which lithium-ion batteries smoldered and emitted smoke, people with knowledge of the proposal said.