Airbus and Boeing Report June 2018 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:56 +0000 EST

Both Companies Report Solid Order Haul Ahead of Farnborough IAS 2018 by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent. Boeing and Airbus delivered 82 and 80 commercial jets in June 2018, respectively, compared to 75 and 64 deliveries during the same month … Continue reading

*Tuesday Update* Boeing Tallies Orders for 737 MAX and 777F at Farnborough
Posted on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:59:49 +0000 EST

by Douglas Royce, Senior Aerospace Analyst, Forecast International. Boeing unveiled a mix of aircraft deals on the first day of the Farnborough Air Show.  Some of the deals were new, others were previously announced by Boeing without identifying the customer. … Continue reading

*Tuesday Update* Airbus Takes Orders for A320neo and A350 at Farnborough; Scores Commitment for A220s
Posted on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:30:08 +0000 EST

by Douglas Royce, Senior Aerospace Analyst, Forecast International. Airbus announced large orders for the very popular A320neo narrowbody airliner at the Farnborough Air Show along with new orders for the larger A350 XWB widebody and a commitment for the A220.   … Continue reading

Airbus and Boeing to Tout New Tie-ups as Farnborough Begins
Posted on Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:48 +0000 EST

By Ray Jaworowski, Senior Aerospace Analyst, Forecast International. As usual, the order contest between Airbus and Boeing will take center stage at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow in the U.K.  Through the end of June 2018, orders for the two giant manufacturers … Continue reading

Airbus Rebrands CSeries as A220 Family
Posted on Wed, 11 Jul 2018 13:25:41 +0000 EST

by Douglas Royce, Senior Aerospace Analyst, Forecast International. Airbus rebadged the Bombardier CSeries jet as the Airbus A220 after taking control of the program on July 1 under a new joint venture between the two manufacturers. The two new models … Continue reading

Boeing and Embraer Solidify Commercial Aircraft Tie-Up
Posted on Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:05 +0000 EST

by Richard Pettibone, Aerospace & Defense Companies Analyst, Forecast International.  The times they are a-changin’. In a move that has altered the commercial aircraft OEM landscape, Airbus has announced a tie-up with Bombardier.  As a counter, Boeing is moving to … Continue reading

Airbus and Boeing Report May 2018 Commercial Aircraft Orders and Deliveries
Posted on Tue, 19 Jun 2018 07:00:27 +0000 EST

Boeing deliveries on track to meet full-year target as Airbus’ struggles continue by J. Kasper Oestergaard, European Correspondent. Boeing and Airbus delivered 68 and 51 commercial jets in May 2018, respectively, compared to 56 and 60 deliveries during the same … Continue reading

Hanwha Restructures Aerospace and Defense Ops to Improve Its Prospects
Posted on Tue, 05 Jun 2018 07:00:12 +0000 EST

by Richard Pettibone, Aerospace & Defense Companies Analyst, Forecast International.  With a number of aerospace- and defense-related acquisitions now in its portfolio, Hanwha has begun restructuring itself to better serve these markets.  This latest effort marks the company’s return to … Continue reading

Power to Our (Naval) Elbow?
Posted on Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:35 +0000 EST

by Stuart Slade, Senior Naval & Marine Power Systems Analyst, Forecast International. The last decade has seen the promise of a new generation of naval weapons and sensors.  The development of railguns and lasers has caused these weapons to slowly … Continue reading

Hywind: Scotland’s Revolutionary Power
Posted on Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:26 +0000 EST

by Carter Palmer, Power Systems Specialist, Forecast International. Is there a way, especially in the United States, to harness wind power without encountering the many downsides associated with doing so? To answer that question, one must look elsewhere in the world. Wind … Continue reading