<img src=http://www.boeing.com/commercial/forum/issues/0201/images/a05-chart.gif> source: Boeing Forum Newsletter <img src="/discussions/graphics/wink.gif" ALT="Big grin"> <img src="/discussions/graphics/biggrin.gif" ALT="Big grin"> Full article... <a href="http://www.boeing.com/commercial...Jump to post
...or one can look at it this way; with a strong U.S. military (including presence in Europe) the U.S. government is indirectly subsidizing Airbus. European governments, with less money allocated for its defense budgets, can now easily afford to subsidize its industries and corporations...Talk about...Jump to post
Defense/Military Sales 1999 ($m)
source: Flight International
Airbus sells their planes cheap...
It's called "dumping".
...gain a larger % of the market
this crap is BS.........Any business exec or anyone involved seriously in the airline industry, does not have time to sit around on airliners.net all day and post topics about their "wanna-be" airlines.
That would be Ceilidh...Neil Robertson, C.E.O. The Wings Group plc
DeltaSFO said>> What would happen if a huge sinkhole developed in Toulouse?<<
Jean Pierson is fat enough to plug the hole by himself.
>>......and I think even you have to admit B757300, that the percentage of 'f**k Airbus' fans is much greater than the percentage of 'f**k Boeing' fans, from the comments we've all read in the various posts.....<< Don't know about that...may I suggest a recount? <img src="/discussions/graphics/...Jump to post
>>Can we in Europe please spend our money the way we want to? Just mind your own business over there in the States. Just like, why do Boeing and McDonnell Douglas or AOL and Time-Warner need EU approval for merger? hmmm... (not referring to you Hmmm....my apologies) <img src="/discussions/grap...Jump to post
MAC, From what I can recall, it was commissioned by the Commerce Department in 1987 investigating Airbus's profitability. For diplomatic reason it was suppressed initially, but was released in 1990. I don't want to get into a subsidies debate, it's getting tiresome. I just thought that you might hav...Jump to post
MAC, Have you heard of the <i>Gellman Report.</i> The title is <b>Economic and Financial Review of Airbus Industrie</b></i> by Gellman Research Associates, Inc.</i> If so, is it available for free somewhere in the internet, I've search for it without luck. I'm a cheapo, don't feel like paying $36.50...Jump to post