A Boeing 787 Dreamliner flight operated by Polish airline LOT was delayed on Friday due to regular maintenance takes longer than expected, the airline said.
The jet was replaced by another Dreamliner, allowing the charter to take off for its destination in the Dominican Republic flight, said a spokeswoman for LOT.
Polish Airlines Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner
"The flight was delayed Dominican Republic today. Dreamliner was flying requires a slightly longer technical maintenance. So it was replaced by another Dreamliner," said Barbara Pijanowska-Kuras.
"There was no technical problem" with the aircraft maintenance experience said. Boeing Dreamliner have been pursued to technical problems, the latest on Tuesday, when the smoke emitted from the battery of an aircraft operated by Japan Airlines. LOT will receive about $ 30 million in compensation from Boeing for earlier failures that underlie its Dreamliner aircraft.