Three Points: 737 Max recertification trials, Comac’s ARJ21 hat trick, Airbus autonomous landings
Issue No. 29
Surging coronavirus infection rates aren’t slowing U.S. air travel rebound, yet
The U.S. airline industry is still deep underwater.
The hard and frustrating math behind airline pilot furloughs and buyouts
The nuanced economics of airline furloughs.
Boeing, Spirit disband engineering teams designing Aerion supersonic business jet
The stand-down by the plane maker and its largest supplier underscore the complicated strategic dynamics...
Three Points: Slattery to GE, 777-8F & A380 combi, staggering airline losses
Issue No. 28
Boeing’s 737 Max software done, but regulators plot more changes after jet’s return
The decision to add synthetic airspeed or an equivalent system to the 737 Max comes after the company...
Airlines stare down simulator logjam once pilot furloughs hit
The departure of thousands of airline pilots will cause a retraining crunch. It's a hit airlines will...
Three Points: Compass & Breeze, China overtakes the U.S., SpaceX video podcast
Issue No. 27
Business travel lags leisure early in coronavirus air travel recovery
Online search terms and social activity become bellwethers for air travel recovery, TAC Analysis finds.
The Mitsubishi SpaceJet — as we know it today — is dead
From the perspective of its corporate parent, the SpaceJet was no longer a parallel strategy, so much as...