WTO part 2 delayed – Airbus response

In a PR piece just received, Airbus quotes its CEO Tom Enders responding to the WTO announcement of a further delay of the report in the Boeing subsidies case (DS 353): “We are surprised and disappointed by the last minute announcement of yet another delay by...

SRO and Pay to Go at Ryanair?

News coming out of the UK indicates that Irish carrier Ryanair will introduce Standing Room Only seating on its 737-800 aircraft next year, using an innovative “standing seat” that enables a passenger to be belted into a standing position on a support....

WTO – Part 1

Judging by the media reaction (and that of Boeing) its all bad news for Airbus.  Airbus came out with its own (E_WTO Public Report) response quickly.  Boeing’s view on the outcome can be seen here.  A further view on the spin game that started instantly this...