If and when regulators allow the Boeing (BA) 787 resume commercial operations, they could force...

|About: The Boeing Company (BA)|By:, SA News Editor

If and when regulators allow the Boeing (BA) 787 resume commercial operations, they could force the jet to temporarily fly on routes that are always within two hours of the nearest appropriate landing strip. That's down from three hours prior to the jet's grounding and well below the 5 1/2 hours that Boeing is targeting. The move would undermine some of the Dreamliner's top selling points.