Its four engines, massive size seen as negatives as it burns too much fuel.
Would pertain to 2,500 production workers who assemble the company’s 787 Dreamliner.
Quebec manufacturer will fabricate torque tubes used in the Dreamliner’s wing flaps at its Laval plant.
System being installed to reduce fire risk from lithium ion batteries.
Plane maker says a third of its testing is complete on new lithium-ion battery enclosure design.
Test flight proves uneventful; plane maker has no more test flights scheduled.
Boeing will start test flights under limited circumstances with special safeguards.
Contradicts an earlier assertion by the agency as it investigates with the US Federal Aviation Administration.
Dreamliner production will continue despite the FAA’s grounding of all 787’s currently in use.
Montreal-based component maker will build parts for Boeing’s new 787 Dreamliner