Why Boeing’s MAX settlement raises eyebrows

Why Boeing’s MAX settlement raises eyebrows

The settlement between the US Department of Justice and Boeing to resolve the investigation and prosecution into the MAX saga has been met with quite a few raised eyebrows. How is it that possible that Boeing evades criminal prosecution and has to pay only a $243.6...
One of the big stories coming in 2021

One of the big stories coming in 2021

A new year (with all the best wishes to our readers) brings fresh hopes and dreams.  No Paris Air Show this year to look forward to, but a significant event is looming that will have industry observers focused. That story is Southwest Airlines and it’s pending...
The 787-10 revisited

The 787-10 revisited

In February 2017 we took a look a the 787-10 and it’s natural competitors. We remain of the view that the 787-10 is a highly attractive aircraft with great operating economics promise.  In 2017 we saw a “sizable market”, but then 2020 came along and...
The case for the 737 MAX

The case for the 737 MAX

Airlines are stumbling through the pandemic.  Cost management is the principal activity at every airline in order to remain solvent and hope for rapid vaccine deliveries to their customers.  Since the focus among airlines is the need to drive down costs, it is useful...