The jumbo era that wasn’t
Unearthing the lost 1992 McDonnell Douglas MD-12 program review, held 30 years ago today.
Understanding the path to 100% SAF
What it will take to approve sustainable aviation fuel as a complete replacement for Jet A.
TAC Explains: What is sustainable aviation fuel?
TAC Explains SAF, the fuels that aviation is relying on to reduce its carbon emissions
Russian titanium avoids the crossfire between east and west
The industrial politics of titanium leaves the precious aerospace metal out of the economic warfare...
Three Points: Alaska, Delta & Air Canada fleet notes, MU5735’s dive in context, Whisper Drone
Issue No. 54
The Russian aircraft fleet is set on a course to crumble, but it won’t happen overnight
The nationalization and theft of the Russian civil aircraft fleet is a watershed moment.
The western airliner fleet inside Russia: An interactive data visualization
Where all the western aircraft inside Russia are and who operates & owns them.
TAC/Forum: Russia, Ukraine and the global aerospace supply chain
On March 8, 2022, The Air Current hosted an in-depth and candid discussion with Dr. Kevin Michaels,...
Inside a failed attempt to repo an Aeroflot A321neo in Egypt
Amid western sanctions, Russia tries to hold on to its fleet, threatening to collapse the international...
Boeing reliance on Russia underscores aerospace industry’s failure to have it all
The western civil and defense aerospace business has long believed that Russia could be its customer,...