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  • If Boeing is forced to switch to a different type of battery, it would add weight to the plane — and fuel efficiency is one of the 787's main selling points.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 08, 2013, 7:03 AM EST
  • Officials inspect an All Nippon Airways Boeing 787 which made an emergency landing at Takamatsu airport in Takamatsu.

    Japanese officials will inspect Kanto Aircraft Instrument, which makes a system that monitors voltage, charging and temperature of the lithium-ion batteries.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 28, 2013, 4:22 AM EST