United’s Fleet “Problem”

United’s Fleet “Problem”

At the recent IATA AGM, United’s COO Andrew Nocella shared a concern with Flight Global.  Essentially United needs to replace two types by the end of the decade – the 757-300 and the 50-seat RJ.  The concern expressed is not as much of a problem for other airlines and...
The Duopoly remains unstable

The Duopoly remains unstable

Observers of the commercial aviation space would do well to study game theory.  First, because it helps to better understand the choices facing the two primary players. Second, because it helps one better comprehend possible next steps and the downstream impacts they...
Airbus August O&D

Airbus August O&D

Here’s the updated model. Click the double-headed arrow for optimal viewing. The A321neo continues to stand out.  194 deliveries and 128 orders YTD. This model accounts for 72% of Airbus orders and 33% of deliveries YTD. Consider this in light of the...