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US Airline Schedule Performance

US Airline Schedule Performance

Why new-generation engines are a concern and blessing for ALC

Air Lease Corporation (ALC) has been most vocal and critical of engine makers for failing to produce engines that are reliable. At last week’s JP Morgan Industrials Conference in New York, ALC’s top management repeated that it is hugely disappointed about the on-wing...

How the Pilot Shortage Hurts the Environment

The global airline industry faces a pilot shortage in the post-Covid environment. Internationally, that shortage will be short-lived, as training a new pilot from an ab-initio program to flying in the right seat takes 250-500 hours. Several training initiatives are...

Boeing Capital: aircraft financing almost back at 2019 levels

Boeing is confident that 2023 will see commercial aircraft financing reach almost 2019 levels again. In the latest Commercial Aircraft Financial Market Outlook (CAFMO), Boeing Capital expects some $94 billion in aircraft financing to be available this year compared to...