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Insight: Monday 4 May 2020: Early Visitors to the Airline Graveyard

News:In the wake of the current global pandemic, airlines are sending aircraft into storage in record numbers as demand for travel drops due to quarantine orders and international travel bans. But at the start of the year, the desert was relatively empty. At the end...

Insight: Monday 20 April 2020: The Other Side – Part 8: Plunging Aircraft Values

The global coronavirus crisis has decimated traffic and impacted airline traffic worldwide. Aircraft have been grounded worldwide, but some aircraft types will be more negatively impacted than others. Several older and less efficient aircraft will find values...

Model Update – T-2 U.S. Air Carrier TRAFFIC And Capacity Statistics by Aircraft Type

We have updated our models that use the T-2 source.  However, before we get there, we want to advise readers that those who are only interested in our models (those listed as "subscribers only") can no access these via a subscription limited to only data...

Daily Insight: Friday 1 March 2019: I still miss Concorde!

News It was 50 years ago this month that the Concorde made its first flight in 1969.  With a cruising speed of Mach 2.0, this airplane changed the way we did business, and remains my favorite commercial aircraft of all time.  The key difference is productivity....