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Old 02-21-2013, 09:26 AM   #6
Russell James

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Originally Posted by Vicster View Post
Nope not apart of the battery team. Batteries made by YUASA in Japan.

Japanese safety investigators said Wednesday they found improper wiring for a lithium-ion battery aboard an All Nippon Airways Boeing 787 Dreamliner that made an emergency landing in Japan last month.

As far as I know the NTSB and the FAA can find no problems with the 787.
...but the flying public doesn't interact with suppliers. They are in a plane, they trust the plane manufacurer has validated all parts from all suppliers.

Just like if an xyz brand gas pedal sticks in a Toyota. The next of kin will be sueing the pants off Toyota, not the suppliers involved.
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