Pat Shanahan’s sharp turn from tactics to strategy
I covered Pat Shanahan's rise at Boeing for nearly a decade. Here's what I learned about him.
Mitsubishi and Bombardier trade legal barbs over recruitment and trade secrets
Point/Counterpoint: On October 21, Bombardier filed suit against Mitsubishi Aircraft Company (Mitac) and...
A tempest rages around Boeing’s quiet island outpost in China
The island off the coast of Shanghai, however, is relative tranquility in the eye of the economic storm.
Tracing the origins of Boeing’s ‘Diamond’ from Apollo to NMA
"Black Diamond was about bringing scar tissue [from 787] to bear."
China and Russia soften on CR929 tech transfer requirement
"The localization condition is welcomed but not mandatory," said a UAC source.
Southwest is adding new angle of attack indicators to its 737 Max fleet
"The AOA indicator will provide a valuable supplemental cross-check in the event there is an erroneous...
Supersupplier Collins Aerospace begins life counterbalancing a superduopoly
Collins' new boss on Day One wants to dispel a narrative and defuse some strategic tension.
Airbus wages psychological warfare with its same decades-long strategy
It might not be close at hand, but the A321XLR, A320neo plus and A350neo are all in Airbus's DNA.
Boeing CEO disputes MCAS details “intentionally withheld” from airlines
"That's simply untrue," wrote Muilenburg to employees.
What is the Boeing 737 Max Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System?
Boeing quietly added a new system "to compensate for some unique aircraft handling characteristics."