Airbus and Boeing Report April 2018 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Tue, 15 May 2018 12:30:53 +0000 EST

Deliveries slow as Boeing secures major American Airlines Dreamliner order by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent. Boeing and Airbus delivered 44 and 51 commercial jets in April 2018, respectively, compared to 52 and 46 deliveries during the same month last … Continue reading

Airbus and Boeing Report March 2018 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Fri, 13 Apr 2018 07:00:06 +0000 EST

Boeing Flexes Muscles and Delivers Record 91 Jets in One Month by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent. Boeing and Airbus delivered 91 and 56 commercial jets in March 2018, respectively, compared to 74 and 62 deliveries during the same month … Continue reading

Aeroderivative LM9000 Will Lower LNG Production
Posted on Thu, 12 Apr 2018 07:00:30 +0000 EST

by Carter Palmer, Power Systems Specialist, Forecast International.  What effect can a Boeing 777 have on natural gas production? A lot. Reference to the 777 may be misleading; however, its powerplant, the GE90, might bring about a better perspective. A member of … Continue reading

Airbus Navigates through a Challenging Year and Lands with a More Stable Outlook
Posted on Fri, 23 Mar 2018 07:00:30 +0000 EST

by Richard Pettibone, Aerospace & Defense Companies Analyst, Forecast International. Airbus had quite the tumultuous year, with corruption investigations, aircraft delivery delays due to engine issues, doubts over the A380’s future, and financial penalties associated with its A400M airlifter.  Despite … Continue reading

Airbus and Boeing Report February 2018 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Tue, 20 Mar 2018 07:00:14 +0000 EST

Rare Orders for 747-8s and A380s the Highlights of the Month by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent.   Boeing and Airbus delivered 49 and 38 commercial jets in February 2018, respectively, compared to 51 and 49 deliveries during the same … Continue reading

A Microturbine for the Household?
Posted on Thu, 01 Mar 2018 08:00:26 +0000 EST

by Carter Palmer, Power Systems Specialist, Forecast International. Bigger is not always better, and for the employees at Micro Turbine Technology (MTT), small is in. While turbines generally evoke thoughts of aviation or power generation, microturbines fall under a niche category in … Continue reading

Airbus, Boeing January Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries & 2018 Forecast
Posted on Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:00:30 +0000 EST

Both Companies Report Weak Numbers As Expected Following Wild December Surge by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent. Boeing and Airbus delivered 44 and 27 commercial jets in January 2018, respectively, compared to 44 and 25 deliveries during the same month … Continue reading

Pratt & Whitney’s GTF Woes Continue as Regulator Warns of Potential In-Flight Dual-Engine Shutdown
Posted on Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:00:45 +0000 EST

by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent. On Friday, February 9, the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) issued an Emergency Airworthiness Directive warning operators of a potential dual-engine in-flight shutdown on A320neo family jets powered by Pratt & Whitney’s PW1100G geared … Continue reading

Airbus, Boeing Report December and Full-Year 2017 Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Fri, 26 Jan 2018 08:00:45 +0000 EST

Boeing Wins by Deliveries as Airbus Takes Orders Crown in Wild Year-End Finish by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent. Boeing and Airbus delivered a record 83 and 127 commercial jets in December 2017, respectively, compared to 67 and 111 during … Continue reading

MTU Aero Engines Capitalizes on Production Boom, Looks to MRO Expansion
Posted on Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:00:35 +0000 EST

by Richard Pettibone, Aerospace & Defense Companies Analyst, Forecast International. Like a finely tuned machine, MTU Aero Engines continues to steadily motor on.  While the order boom in civil aviation has subsided from its record run, MTU Aero Engines has … Continue reading