Published On: Thu, Oct 2nd, 2014

Brand new and already engine problems

arkeAMSTERDAM – Four months after its arrival at the Schiphol airport and its first voyage to Curaçao, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner operated by Arke has already engine problems. During a routine check up, one of the mechanics noted that one of the parts in the engine was not in its position, the spokesman for the mother company TUI said.

The aircraft was fixed in the maintenance center at the Zaventem Brussels airport and flew today with passengers to Las Palmas and Ibiza.

Second aircraft

Arke's Boeing 787 Dreamliner currently in the Netherlands. End of this year, the second Arke's Dreamliner, which was ordered from the U.S. The engine problem is “something that can happen” according to TUI and “this will not bring any changes to our plans to acquire a second plane.

New new Boeing aircraft has had serious problems with its battery which spontaneously caught fire. It also had problems with its windows and ice formation in the engines.

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