There are certain things we all look for in a huge passenger jet: safety, stability, comfort... but what about some insane acrobatics? Well, you'll be pleased to see that the Boeing 787 Dreamliner can certainly provide the latter.
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which has been grounded for weeks now, may soon have a chance to fly again. Boeing has proposed a redesign for the bursting in flame batteries that would minimize the risk of fire. It's not a permanent solution but it would get the 787 in the air for the time being.
After all the problems and delays with in the 787's manufacturing, they have finally powered-on the aircraft and completed all the start up tests. In this picture you can see Boeing's test technician Dave Haskell plugging the aircraft to an external power line. The power-on of all the electrical systems in the…