Time to replace the batteries: EaglePicher to provide thermal lithium batteries for Air Force HARM anti-radiation missile - Avionics Intelligence
Apparently these batteries are safe enough for missile use. I wonder what is happening with the Boeing Dreamliner batteries?
Well, after reading that article, it seems that having increased air flow and venting and a cap to protect any fires from spreading made them safe enough to fly.
The latest emergency landing appears to be a problem with the breaks. Boeing builds great airplanes, so I know the future will look good for them.