While Engines Drive Technology – It’s Not Just Engines Anymore

The re-engining announcement for the 737 by Boeing has given us pause to consider the impacts of both airframes and engines and their impact on commercial aircraft.  Clearly, engines are the driving force for technology in the industry, as fuel burn is approaching 50%...

Airbus NEO Decision will be Based on Strategic Partners and Euro Politics

Airbus decision on the NEO has been delayed as it attempts to obtain additional funding from the engine manufacturers, and the timing of the LEAP-X engine from CFM International, the full version of which may be delayed to 2018 Airbus, and John Leahy, have been...