Following the recent release of the 2020 Commercial Aviation Fleet & MRO Forecast, the Aviation Week Team have pulled exclusive data snippets to show just some of the detailed market projections.
What aerospace companies can learn from the MAX crisis.
If battery power can be kept to a minimum, parallel hybrid-electric propulsion could provide significant fuel savings over short airline flights.
Orders for narrowbodies that can fly long-haul routes have recently been promising, but there are differing views on the potential impact for low-cost carriers.
Musical chairs at Boeing mean new seats of power
With Muilenburg’s demotion from chairman due to the MAX, a whole host of issues at Boeing now face a different cast of decision-makers and new conditions.
The four proposed types, of successively larger size, would have payloads of 0.3-100 metric tons. A fifth is intended to carry a rocket for space launch.
Long term advisers see growth and exciting changes as new technologies alter everything from how aircraft fly to how companies make money in the commercial aerospace market.
Multifan design could boost boundary-layer ingestion performance of otherwise conventionally configured electric-powered airliners.
Recent airline casualties highlight the challenges the industry is facing, with smaller players particularly vulnerable.
Future systems may improve pilot and ATC situational awareness during takeoff, landing and taxi phases.