Boeing’s second test 787 Dreamliner, ZA002, was at 43,000 feet over southeastern Idaho shortly before 3 p.m. today as it headed home from Texas after the effects of a fire two weeks ago were repaired.
The aircraft was scheduled to arrive at Boeing Field shortly after 4 p.m. It left Laredo, Texas at noon.
The aircraft will be the final one of six Dreamliners to return to the Northwest after a fire in the aft power panel on ZA002 grounded the fleet. The aircraft won’t be conducting any test flying on its return.
A fire caused by a loose …