Op cost update among US airlines

Op cost update among US airlines

Commercial airlines’ success depends on many factors, and probably the core factor is seat production cost.  The airline with the lowest cost of production in a commodity market wins.  For years it was believed this was Southwest Airlines in the US. What do the...
Boeing experiences a rash of issues

Boeing experiences a rash of issues

One of the favorite phrases among disc jockeys at radio stations in the 1960s was “the hits just keep on coming” as they played song after song. That same phrase could be applied to Boeing in 2022, which has experienced a rash of issues negatively impacting company...
Air Canada joins A321XLR club

Air Canada joins A321XLR club

This morning Air Canada announced it is acquiring 26 extra-long range (XLR) versions of the Airbus A321neo. Air Canada cites sufficient range to serve all North American and select transatlantic markets while offering customers added comfort and improving the...