NTSB Press Release

National Transportation Safety Board
Office of Public Affairs

NTSB investigators looking into Boeing 787 smoke event in Boston

January 07

WASHINGTON - Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board are gathering information regarding reports of smoke aboard a Boeing 787 at Boston's Logan Airport today. The Japan Airlines 787 was on the ground and empty of passengers at the time of the incident. The NTSB has dispatched an investigator to Boston. Based on a review of the factual information gathered, the NTSB will determine the extent of its investigation.

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of transportation accidents, promoting transportation safety, and assisting victims of transportation accidents and their families.