Boeing’s delivery of new 787 Dreamliners reportedly may remain halted until late October

The Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner sits on the tarmac before a delivery ceremony to Singapore Airlines at the Boeing South Carolina Plant in North Charleston, South Carolina, United States March 25, 2018.

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Boeing’s delivery of 787 Dreamliners will likely remain halted until at least late October as the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has rejected the plane maker’s recent proposal to inspect the aircraft, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday.

Earlier in July, the FAA had raised new manufacturing quality issues in some undelivered Boeing 787 Dreamliners.

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