|Quoting AirFrnt (Reply 5):|
More then any other person John Leahy made Airbus what it is today. He was the person with the vision to win the market from Boeing, and went out and made the sales.
Airbus get's rid of Leahy at their own risk.
|Quoting NYC777 (Reply 6):|
Quite true but if he overstepped his bounds which can help contribute to $2.5bn in losses then they might go ahead and do it. Besides what can be more appealing to the French than to blame an American for the problems and then give him the heave ho. It'll certainly go over well with the French polis as well as the public.
|Quoting Saturn5 (Reply 9):|
Quoting AerospaceFan (Reply 8):
Is he an American?
No, he is not.
He was born in New York in August 1950 and is married with three children.