United Airlines, the US launch customer for the Boeing 787 with six in its fleet, said it will restart Dreamliner service May 20 with domestic flights. United said in a statement Monday that two of its 787s have been retrofitted with Boeing’s fix for the aircraft’s lithium ion batteries. Flights starting May 20 will be from Houston Intercontinental to other domestic hubs in United’s network (it did not specify which ones). The domestic flights will be a prelude to ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"United Airlines to restart 787 flights May 20; Denver-Tokyo to launch in June" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.