British Aerospace & Defense Company Meggitt Agrees to $8.8 Billion Takeover by Parker Hannifin
Posted on Wed, 04 Aug 2021 12:24:18 +0000 EST

by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent, Forecast International. On August 2, British aerospace and defense company Meggitt announced that it has accepted an offer to be acquired by Parker Hannifin, a …

Airbus and Boeing Report Second Quarter 2021 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:23:07 +0000 EST

Year of Recovery Continues for Commercial Jet Makers – 737-10 Successfully Completes First Flight by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent, Forecast International. Boeing and Airbus delivered 79 and 172 commercial jets …

Civil Retrofit & Modernization Recovery Led by Cargo Conversions
Posted on Mon, 03 May 2021 11:00:32 +0000 EST

The overall market for civil aircraft retrofit and modernization is, of course, directly tied to capacity. The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged the airline industry in ways it has never been …

Airbus and Boeing Report First Quarter 2021 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Mon, 19 Apr 2021 12:20:11 +0000 EST

Year of Recovery Well Underway for Commercial Jet Makers – Strong Vote of Confidence in 737 MAX by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent, Forecast International. Boeing and Airbus delivered 77 and …

Top 100 Defense Contractors 2020
Posted on Tue, 02 Feb 2021 16:42:26 +0000 EST

The following is a list of the Top 100 U.S. Department of Defense prime contractors in fiscal year 2020 ranked by total contract funds awarded.  In FY20, the DoD awarded …

Airbus and Boeing Report December and Full-Year 2020 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Mon, 18 Jan 2021 11:30:38 +0000 EST

2021 Expected to Be Year of Recovery for Commercial Plane Makers by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent, Forecast International. Boeing and Airbus delivered 39 and 89 commercial jets in December 2020, …

MTU Aero Engines Sees MRO Recovery In 2021
Posted on Mon, 04 Jan 2021 11:00:00 +0000 EST

A little over a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, the aviation industry remains under pressure – a status that is likely to linger for some time to come.  Air traffic, …

Airbus and Boeing Report November 2020 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Mon, 14 Dec 2020 13:24:31 +0000 EST

737 MAX Ungrounded and Back in the Air as Boeing Delivers First Jet in Nearly Two Years to United Airlines by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent, Forecast International. Boeing and Airbus …

United Aircraft Corporation the Centerpiece of Rostec’s Aviation Cluster
Posted on Thu, 03 Dec 2020 13:51:48 +0000 EST

Russia is continuing to consolidate its defense industry, and now its aviation industry, around its largest state-owned defense industry holding, Rostec. According to Rostec, the inclusion of United Aircraft Corporation …

Airbus Third Quarter 2020 Earnings Review and Outlook
Posted on Mon, 23 Nov 2020 13:52:07 +0000 EST

by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent, Forecast International. Summary: Revenues and cash flow greatly Improved in third quarter Sharp increase in deliveries in Q3 vs. Q2 Cash burn has stopped, Q3 …