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The President Elect, Boeing, and Air Force One

A controversial tweet from Donald Trump has caused concerns about the future of Air Force One.  The President Elect tweeted -- The President Elect appears to be coming down hard on one of the key companies he supports for job creation and international trade, likely...

The Super Twin Battle – Revisited

In 2013, we published an article on, and coined the phrase,  the Super Twins, the A350-1000 and 777-9.  Since that time, the market has continued to evolve, with these aircraft becoming viable alternatives to larger four-engined very large aircraft in many markets. ...

Gone West – Joe Sutter – Former Chief Engineer at Boeing

Joe Sutter, the "father of the 747", passed away at age 95 earlier this week.  Joe was the congenial leader of the Boeing engineering team, got his folks to actually do what was thought to be impossible at the time, all the while being a an unforgettable “character”...

Cargolux looking to buy five Boeing 747-8F?

Cargolux might be looking to buy five Boeing 747-8F; this agreement would cost $1.9bn (list).  The plan is for a joint venture project between Cargolux and its 35% shareholder Henan Civil Aviation Development & Investment (HNCA) and be headquartered in Zhengzhou,...

Premium #128 – Farnborough Expectations

Next week is the biggest air show of the year. The industry looks forward to it because so much news is announced that...

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EDITORIAL – There are no winners when economic sanctions are imposed

The current political tensions in the Ukraine have resulted in economic sanctions imposed by the US and its western...

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