Hello from the Dugny suburb of Paris, where I’ve just landed a few hours ago for the Paris Air Show 2019, which kicks off tomorrow. As the oldest running airshow in the world, Paris is always an interesting trade show to watch because of the large number of announcements that come out here.
But this year is especially interesting, given the aviation business has moved from being the stable environment it was for the past many years, to a new paradigm over the past few months.
Here are some of the main topics of discussion I expect to get the most amount of mindshare at the Paris Air Show 2019.
Boeing’s 737 MAX
For Boeing, this will be an awkward time. The airframe maker is going through a tough time with the crisis around the Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft. Read More