• Chinese aerospace: We are sorry to announce

    November 05, 2016 | Aerospace, Defense & Government Services | The Economist | Media mention

    Over the next 20 years both the European and the American aerospace giants forecast that China will become their biggest single market due to demand for new aircraft by Chinese airlines keen to meet the rising middle classes' desire for air travel. Boeing estimates that China will need 6,810 jets

  • It's time for tough choices

    November 04, 2013 | Aerospace, Defense & Government Services | Aviation Week

    It's time for governments to make tough surgical decisions about where to cut the budget. If that means killing programs, so be it, but don’t undermine all programs to avoid killing a few.

  • Diversification for dummies

    January 17, 2010 | Bain Corporate Strategy, Industrial Machinery | Aviation Week

    Even as recession-battered companies in many industries are starting to feel some lift, the aerospace and defense (A&D) sector is being buffeted by new challenges that threaten to stall their growth.

  • A new formula for airline profits

    February 07, 2007 | Industrial Machinery |

    There's never been a more challenging time for airlines: Delta Air Lines, struggling to emerge from bankruptcy protection, fends off a hostile bid; meanwhile, United Airlines, recently reorganized, is talking merger with Continental Airlines.

  • About Face

    September 07, 2003 | The Deal

    When they're in the throes of a corporate bottoming-out, most executives aren't looking to produce a banner year; they'll settle for stabilizing the company's performance.