A320neo engines

[EDITED] There is increasing attention on A320neo engines. The reason for this is the delay in Airbus doing deliveries of their initial A320neos powered by the P&W GTF. Qatar was supposed to take its first aircraft in December and then deferred this to 2016 – with...

Embraer E-190E2 Roll Out

On Wednesday, Embraer provided the media with two excellent briefings.  These were followed by visits to various facilities.  The company appears well on its way to accomplishing the E2 program on time.  It is remarkable to think Embraer is doing the E2 program for...

Embraer and Iran

A news source today announced that Iran had ordered 50 Embraer aircraft.  The story uses the term “government spokesman”.  One might think, based on the rest of the story, the source is Iran. Turns out it may actually be a Brazilian government source....