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Leeham News and Comment

Intelligence for the Aviation Industry: Value*Performance*Reliability
  1. Jet Airways, India’s second largest airline

    By Bjorn Fehrm  May 23, 2018, ©. Leeham Co: Jet Airways is India’s second-largest airline after IndiGo and India’s largest Full-Service carrier, transporting 4 million passengers more than AIr India during 2017. After years of ups and downs, the... Read More

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  2. Embraer skyline has serious challenges

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  3. Pontifications: An in-depth assessment that people matter at Airbus

    May 21, 2018, © Leeham News: In February, consultant Richard Aboulafia colorfully said Airbus was plagued by “decapitation” of its executive ranks as retirements and resignations came one after another after another. In April, LNC raised the prospect... Read More

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  4. Bjorn’s Corner: Aircraft stability, Part 6

    May 18, 2018, ©. Leeham News: In the last Corner we discussed the autopilots one finds in Turboprops and entry-level Business jets. Our example was the autopilot for the Garmin G1000 integrated flight deck. Now we will step up... Read More

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  5. Boeing 777-9 or Airbus A350-1000 for the Gulf carriers?

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  6. GTF better, says one airline; engine OEMs need 12-18 months to solve issues, says lessor

    May 16, 2018, © Leeham News: Pratt & Whitney has a long way to go to fix all its problems on the Geared Turbo Fan engine, but one airline customer says the situation is getting better. Ted Christie,... Read More

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  7. A330neo sales off to slow start: Air Lease Corp

    May 16, 2018, © Leeham News: There is “intense” price competition between Airbus and Boeing on the A330neo and 787, says an industry leader. Sales of the A330neo are “off to a slow start,” says Steven Udvar-Hazy, executive... Read More

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  8. Air India, the struggling flag carrier

    By Bjorn Fehrm  May 16, 2018, ©. Leeham Co: Air India was started by the famous Entrepreneur and Pilot, JDR Tata, in 1932 as Tata Airlines. After WW2, it was renamed Air India and was made the flag carrier... Read More

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  9. WTO issues ruling on EU appeal in Airbus-Boeing complaint

    May 15, 2018, © Leeham News: The World Trade Organization today issued its ruling on the European Union appeal of WTO findings that Airbus received illegal subsidies for its commercial airplane programs. The WTO appeal decision affirmed that... Read More

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  10. Engines “huge” question for Boeing NMA, says top industry official

    May 15, 2018, © Leeham News: The engine problems at all four OEMs mean a later entry-into-service for the prospective Boeing New Midrange Aircraft (797), says an influential figure in commercial aviation. And the longer Boeing puts off... Read More

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