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There is a burnt-out metal box at the National Transportation Safety Board's offices in Washington that once housed what may well prove to be the most expensive battery in history. The charred metal box housed a lithium-ion battery that once powered the auxiliary power unit on a Japan Airlines Boeing Dreamliner. That plane, one of 50 in service of the sold so far, caught fire at Logan International Airport in Boston earlier this month.
Boeings production of the Dreamliner is almost laughable. It has become such a mess, such a supply chain disaster, that it almost makes you think B It has become such a mess, such a supply chain disaster, that it almost makes you think Boeing execs made Dreamliner decisions in some sort of strange alternative universe, like the Twilight Zone or something. This is the same aircraft that Boeing said was one of the most important in its history. This is the aircraft that will supposedly set the standard for all aircraft manufacturers to follow in the future.