Behind Dreamliner's Woes: Lithium Batteries

Leaks can cause all kinds of damage: experts

By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 17, 2013 6:47 AM CST

(Newser) – Just weeks ago, the Wall Street Journal warned of the dangers of lithium batteries—and lo and behold, the batteries have taken center stage in a string of Boeing 787 mishaps. Leaky batteries are a significant fire risk, as emphasized in a blaze that lasted...   Read full story »

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