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30th Mar 2011, 02:46
Serious electrical short-circuits burned portions of cockpit windshields on a pair of American Airlines jets in the past two weeks, ratcheting up concerns about such hazards potentially affecting thousands of Boeing Co. aircraft. The latest electrical problems come after at least 38 similar incidents with defective Boeing windshield-heaters over a 10-year period.

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