Computer rendering of A350. Courtesy, Airbus Airbus is still comfortable about using lithium ion batteries on its A350 aircraft, which is under development, but has the option to return to conventional batteries, Airbus spokesperson Stefan Schaffrath told ATW. He said the manufacturer will carefully study recommendations that come out of the Boeing 787 investigation and evaluate whether it should be applied to the A350. FAA and US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is ...

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