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Airbus announced today that they were removing lithium-ion batteries from the A350. This is in direct response to the problems Boeing has been having with the 787 for the past couple of months. Recently LOT canceled its 787 schedule through October suggesting that the plane will be out of service for sometime. All other carriers seems to canceling service on a monthly basis with most flights canceled through the end of March. The A350 is Airbus’ composite aircraft and is set for its first flight in Q4 2012.
Lot airlines is slated to get its first 787 this year. According to USA Today they have announced their first route, Chicago-Warsaw.
Interestingly, this is the first european route announced and it is the first 787 route out of Chicago, a United Airlines hub and American Airlines hub. This will replace the current 767 on the route.