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by iamlucky13
Thu Feb 11, 2021 3:16 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Archer Aviation's $1 Billion order from United Airlines!
Replies: 29
Views: 5290

Re: Archer Aviation's $1 Billion order from United Airlines!

United press release: https://hub.united.com/2021-02-10-united-to-work-with-archer-aviation-to-accelerate-production-of-advanced-short-haul-electric-aircraft-2650426294.html Under the terms of the agreement, United will contribute its expertise in airspace management to assist Archer with the develo...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Feb 05, 2021 6:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

And you are estimating 15 year successful production and re-engine with a positive ROI... What am I missing here. It appears to me you are looking at the currently decimated demand driving the combined 777/777X rate down to 2 per month, a rate only viable because of the freighter demand, and missin...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Feb 05, 2021 2:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023
Replies: 128
Views: 16921

Re: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023

And neither Airbus or Boeing are having trouble paying bills right now - they enjoy easy access to capital markets and Boeing has $25B on the balance sheet. The $25 billion in cash and liquid securities is more than offset by the $64 billion in debt. They also have assets and future liabilities we ...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Feb 05, 2021 1:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 181
Views: 21057

Re: Washington State Aviation Thread - 2021

http://www.chronline.com/news/it-s-not-going-to-happen-commissioners-dismiss-residents-fears-of-major-expansion-of-toledo/article_016c00f0-668a-11eb-8672-2f3811d7438e.html Toledo and Lewis County officials say that airport is not going to be in the running. By the way, one other advantage of the Ki...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Feb 05, 2021 1:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air seeks to figure out the future on its Boeing order
Replies: 112
Views: 26323

Re: Iran Air seeks to figure out the future on its Boeing order

This is risky for Iran, whatever the Biden administrations position is - I know this borders on a political post, but it has relevance here... If the Republican stance doesn't change with regard to Iran, then the next Republican President or the next time the Republicans control the Senate, they ca...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Feb 04, 2021 11:56 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: SpaceX - Tests, Launches, Developments - 2021
Replies: 370
Views: 46132

Re: SpaceX - Tests, Launches, Developments - 2021

May be they should try to flip it at 3 km or higher next time? Do they have anti-slosh baffles in the tanks? I've seen this sentiment here and at many other sites, and one has to remember that this is a test program. That means that they have set goals and are developing their hardware to meet thos...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Feb 04, 2021 3:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

Do you have an source for the supply chain resisted the ramp up. I was under the impression that the slower market recovery forced Airbus to slow down the ramp up. It's both. The supply chain is wary of the recovery time frame and does not want to roll back the cost cutting measures they made to su...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Feb 04, 2021 1:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

Great work. Any idea of how many frames in total that would be for A&B between now and then? The "2021-2030 Deliveries" column is the total number of narrowbody frames, based on Boeing's interim Commercial Market Outlook, which forecast 13,570 narrowbody frames delivered for 2020-2039...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Feb 03, 2021 10:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

They have 3,300 MAX left to build including ASC 606 adjustments - which Airbus does not do - add another 1,000 on and its not too hard to see line rates at 40+ for the rest of the decade and higher if more orders materialize. MAX production could taper after 2030 but by then you have NMA and NSA co...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Feb 03, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023
Replies: 128
Views: 16921

Re: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023

The customers can now cancel due to Boeing's tardiness, but we have not heard what their plans are. I think it's realistic that some of these at-risk orders are deferred rather than canceled. I'm doubtful the airlines currently are in a position they have a right to cancel. Under a normal certifica...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Feb 02, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023
Replies: 128
Views: 16921

Re: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023

It will still be a long time before it's back to 2019 levels, and airlines will be hit hard, even those that survive. Will enough airlines be able to afford a large aircraft? And will this all happen before the 777X goes too far into the red? The longer it goes on, the worse it gets. Boeing will ju...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Production/Delivery Thread - 2021
Replies: 708
Views: 171378

Re: Boeing 737MAX Production/Delivery Thread - 2021

I would assume this will eventually filter to all AA aircraft, new and used. There may be a slight lag depending on how long it takes AA to inform OEM about new paint. Looks horrible. Reminds me of the matt grey seen on the tankers if it were a couple of shades darker. It wasn't clear to me but was...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 20818

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

I've been reading a few of the articles with "the 737 was returned to service too soon" angles to keep apprised of any further concerns, or at least public sentiments. I was surprised to see one this week from the BBC citing Ed Pierson, a former 737 production manager, once again: https://...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Feb 02, 2021 3:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023
Replies: 128
Views: 16921

Re: Boeing Posts $8.4 Billion 4Q Loss ($11.9 billion full year loss), Delays 777X to 2023

COVID won't be forever. Traffic will eventually return and so will the market for 300-plus seat aircraft. It will still be a long time before it's back to 2019 levels, and airlines will be hit hard, even those that survive. Will enough airlines be able to afford a large aircraft? And will this all ...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 29, 2021 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

Given that a 322 with a new wing would effectively be the same as 77W to 777X ... If I am not wrong, you said this more than once, so can you give some reasoning. Why would 322 will have a wingspan of 777X? I think I get what morrisond is saying. Not the same wingspan, but analogously the same leve...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 29, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

I imagine a cabin between the 757/737 and 767- but retaining at six across in Y, with 18” seats, and with TWO aisles (2-2-2.) Obviously, the thinner fuselage design would only allow for either center or outboard overhead bins, but I imagine such a configuration would be quite spacious and could be,...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 29, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Washington State Aviation Thread - 2021
Replies: 181
Views: 21057

Re: Washington State Aviation Thread - 2021

If anyone would like, the report is here: https://wsdot.wa.gov/sites/default/files/2021/01/12/Commercial-Aviation-Coordinating-Commission-Report-December2020.pdf It is relatively short and seems frankly very cursory. The Puget Sound Regional Council, which represents most of the counties and cities ...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 29, 2021 12:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2021
Replies: 618
Views: 124992

Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2021

https://www.forbes.com/sites/richardaboulafia/2021/01/28/boeings-777x-could-still-be-a-success-eventually/ Interesting article, i'm sure many of you will know i agree with him. But many of you definitely wont. Thoughts? I agree with this take. Route fragmentation and the existing widebody glut that...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 28, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2021
Replies: 618
Views: 124992

Re: Boeing delays first 777-9 delivery to 2023, takes $6.5bn charge

I think you forgot an important point. [*] September 2019: During fuselage (over-)pressurization test the (cargo-hold) door blew out. So also changes to the fuselage (thinner walls to increase cabin width) Boeing made resulted in the fuselage not passing a structural qualification test. The blame w...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 28, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

I don't see how fiber fuse is a big win. A220 chose AL fuse and CFRP wings. 77X decided to keep the AL fuse. The main reason Boeing was thinking of CFRP fuse for NMA was to gain a new and distinct cross section. It doesn't have to be a big win, and it doesn't have to be carbon fiber, but it might b...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 28, 2021 6:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

Yes, the next Boeing aircraft has to be incredibly good. And with the opportunity to apply to a clean sheet the experiences, technology developments, and insights into the market trends of the 40 years that will have elapsed between the launch of the A320 and the launch of the next Boeing aircraft,...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 28, 2021 4:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane
Replies: 2191
Views: 234057

Re: Boeing CEO's Comments On Their Next Airplane

It seems like they are heading towards a "me too" airplane. IMO this is good news for Team A. This plays right into the advantages their huge installed base and huge A321 lead gives them. Team B will have to come up with an incredibly good product to have any chance at all, IMO. There are...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 28, 2021 3:13 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates first Boeing 777X pushed back to 2023
Replies: 107
Views: 22188

Re: Emirates first Boeing 777X pushed back to 2023

I'd guess those credits for late deliveries aren't going to be as significant, the release specifically noted this was done after discussion with customers - no airline wants the expense of hundreds of millions per aircraft when they are just trying to stay afloat (look at those with large orders -...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 28, 2021 12:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2021
Replies: 618
Views: 124992

Re: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2021

Where did the thread on 6.5 billion charge for the 777X go? That is significant news that surely deserves it's own thread compared to let's say for example when QR CEO rants about the A380. It was merged into this thread. That's weird. Normally the moderators have to beg members not to bring discus...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 27, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 777X Testing/Production Thread - 2021
Replies: 618
Views: 124992

Re: Boeing delays first 777-9 delivery to 2023, takes $6.5bn charge

Late 2023? That will make the 777X almost as late to the party as the 787. Inexcusable for a derivative aircraft. And what is the break even for the 777X with these new terrible numbers? Much of this is due to customer demand impacted by the virus. It is not due to incompetence. The virus is 1 year...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 27, 2021 6:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates first Boeing 777X pushed back to 2023
Replies: 107
Views: 22188

Re: Emirates first Boeing 777X pushed back to 2023

Thank yous sir. This was point I making in reference to the press release which none understandings but you. EIS for 777X EK is unchanged. Summer 22. Lehman reporting that EIS of 777X now pushed back to late 2023 and Boeing takes a $6.5 billion charge for 777X. Ouch. https://leehamnews.com/2021/01/...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 27, 2021 3:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS reports Q4 2020 Results
Replies: 8
Views: 2443

Re: AS reports Q4 2020 Results

Alaska thinks recovery will be quite fast, 80% of 2019 capacity this summer. I saw interview on CNBC with Alaska President that was very upbeat. He was very excited about the Max reducing costs through fuel savings, reduced maintenance costs and fleet simplification (retiring the A320's). Alaska's ...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 27, 2021 3:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AS reports Q4 2020 Results
Replies: 8
Views: 2443

Re: AS reports Q4 2020 Results

A few operational highlights I see from reading the results and a transcript of the call: Passenger numbers: 33% of 4Q19 level RPM's: 31% of 4Q19 level Load factor: 45.3% vs. 83.7% in 4Q19 RASM: 8.39 cents vs. 13.38 cents in 4Q19 Fuel consumption: 119 million gallons vs. 216 million gallons in 4Q19 ...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 27, 2021 3:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The case for more aircraft production cuts/playing chicken
Replies: 655
Views: 80955

Re: The case for more aircraft production cuts/playing chicken

Alaska thinks recovery will be quite fast, 80% of 2019 capacity this summer. Looks like a very well run US domestic airline disagrees with most of the pessimistic armchair airline analysts on this thread. Also saw interview on CNBC with Alaska President that was very upbeat. He was very excited abo...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Jan 26, 2021 3:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 20818

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

Welcome to 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021. Please continue to add your comments below Link to last thread viewtopic.php?f=3&t=1448399 FYI, I just noticed when going back to search for some information previously linked that the above URL actually is for the 3Q 2020 thread....

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 21, 2021 3:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff
Replies: 866
Views: 255248

Re: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff

Interesting.... faulty throttle according to a source https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-01-20/faulty-automatic-throttle-eyed-in-indonesia-jet-crash-probe Interesting rumor. I mentioned Aeroflot 821 upthread as an example of a crash involving spatial disorientation and a very rapid descen...

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by iamlucky13
Mon Jan 18, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing leaving Everett?
Replies: 44
Views: 8471

Re: Boeing leaving Everett after +100 years ?

What??? First off, I thought the next 757/67 replacements are going to be built here? Not to mention we still have 737s to finish, and I assume Everett will house the 737's successor as well. Also, isn't the 777X being built at Everett? The 777X, 767F, and KC-46 will continue to be built in Everett...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff
Replies: 866
Views: 255248

Re: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff

Another image: https://apa.az/en/asia-news/Indonesian-Boeing-737-524-cockpit-voice-recorder-damaged-340289 That is not from the Sriwijaya Air crash. The fact that they showed a picture of a memory module in an article saying the memory module has NOT been found yet led me to do a reverse image sear...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing Financial Discussion 2020
Replies: 435
Views: 62429

Re: Boeing Financial Discussion 2020

One can never have enough accountants running an aerospace company to keep cost cutting! For details see this link to an article on the latest member of the Boeing board of directors: https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/boeing-elects-lynne-doughtie-to-board-of-directors-following-resign...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The case for more aircraft production cuts/playing chicken
Replies: 655
Views: 80955

Re: The case for more aircraft production cuts/playing chicken

So 8 787-8 and 29-787-9 just hit the market. That is a whopping 6 months of worth of production. So we have another half a year of overproduction, just from Norwegian ending long haul. Keep in mind it was the plummet in the demand that caused Norwegian to drop out of international flying, not the o...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff
Replies: 866
Views: 255248

Re: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff

If the crew was dealing with any sort of trouble, it makes sense why they might not reply, and even why they would not be on the assigned heading. Possibilities range from they were running a checklist on an apparently urgent alarm before turning to their assigned course or responding to ATC, to tha...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff
Replies: 866
Views: 255248

Re: Sriwijaya Air 737-500 (SJ182 CGK-PNK) crashes shortly after takeoff

Okay I am in no way a pilot or have any special knowledge, but looking at the profiles the one option that stands out to me and I do not even know if this is possible, is that they somehow banked the aircraft all the way till they were upside down and then pulled hard backwards to aim themselves st...

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by iamlucky13
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 20818

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

I'm just saying that Boeing seems to have painted itself into some corners by taking these black/white stances back in 2013. With a little more customer interaction, and a little more finesse, and the compliant FAA of that era, the stick force thing could very well have been just one more waiver in...

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by iamlucky13
Sat Jan 09, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 20818

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

This settlement pretty much closes the book on any hope of finding out what the aerodynamic problem of the MAX is. There are no aerodynamic problems. That is why the FAA certified and allowed return to service and why other regulators will follow. Of course there are. They are the reason why MCAS w...

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by iamlucky13
Sat Jan 09, 2021 12:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 20818

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

The way I read it this is only for the case of the DOJ. Boeing will still face civil suits from the families. RIght. I don't know of any way the DOJ can pre-empt a civil suit. These are separate proceedings. Secondly, I am sure others can clear this up but this surely makes it easier for the famili...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 20818

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

Well, even considering hundreds of lives a small sample (I don't) , I believe that this was exactly one of the reasons why the Max was grounded. Someone in the authorities that control civil aviation had extrapolated that when the Max would be in full service with numbers alike the NG the event wou...

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by iamlucky13
Fri Jan 08, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021
Replies: 133
Views: 20818

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, Q1 2021

You can't take the small sample of the MCAS 1.0 MAX and extrapolate it into the future. Well, even considering hundreds of lives a small sample (I don't) , I believe that this was exactly one of the reasons why the Max was grounded. Someone in the authorities that control civil aviation had extrapo...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 07, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center
Replies: 105
Views: 12370

Re: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center

I think posters on this thread are missing the obvious: R and D in aviation is dead. There hasn't been any innovation for almost 20 years, and in reality far longer than that. The fast sellers are A320 series and B737 series, both updates from 1980s and 1960s designs. R and D? Airlines can no longe...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 07, 2021 6:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center
Replies: 105
Views: 12370

Re: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center

So no one see's this as a result of the 787 and MAX debacles, and I do not mean the crashes but the design issues? Why would engineers pay the price when management sets priorities. Let's spend 95% of design money and time on 777X and patch up something to push MAX into service quickly. Yes, design...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Jan 07, 2021 3:54 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center
Replies: 105
Views: 12370

Re: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center

Didn't one of Boeing's unions threaten to strike in the early 2000's because their dental plan was going from three cleanings per year to two? They are known for being very militant. While they have at times been a bit militant, I doubt a reduction in dental cleanings to the frequency most American...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center
Replies: 105
Views: 12370

Re: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center

Were the autoclaves that will be left behind in that building large enough to bake sections of the 787 fuselage? One thing worth considering: either the autoclaves are obsolete and will be scrapped, or they could be moved (they got there some how, they can move if needed) or someone will buy the si...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center
Replies: 105
Views: 12370

Re: Boeing to close Seattle R&D center

The building is mostly empty hampered by location (highway blocking access to Boeing Field), but the property value is high. It's only logical to sell the property now and build or expand research facilities elsewhere. The building is huge and never was fully utilized, even during the initial SST d...

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by iamlucky13
Mon Jan 04, 2021 10:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Emirates first Boeing 777X pushed back to 2023
Replies: 107
Views: 22188

Re: Emirates first Boeing 777X pushed back to 2023

https://samchui.com/2019/09/23/emirates-to-launch-premium-economy-on-airbus-a380/#.X_H3LulKi3I The aero.de article was from an interview conducted in the first half of December. I suspect sometime between then and when ET reported, EK was informed of a delay of the aircraft to 2023. It could be tha...

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by iamlucky13
Thu Dec 17, 2020 5:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Speculation on CNBC that Boeing is going to Raise $30B in Equity
Replies: 53
Views: 5650

Re: Speculation on CNBC that Boeing is going to Raise $30B in Equity

Boeing should not be trading anywhere near where it is right now given the uncertainties which makes it a great time for them to raise money through an treasury issue. I doubt we will see anything until the New Year. So you don't think that the entire stock trading market is just folks legally gamb...

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by iamlucky13
Wed Dec 16, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Speculation on CNBC that Boeing is going to Raise $30B in Equity
Replies: 53
Views: 5650

Re: Speculation on CNBC that Boeing is going to Raise $30B in Equity

I wonder how much of the raised cash will be needed to compensate for negative cash flow. Chances are high, that the 737 line, 787 line and 77X line are cash flow negative for the next year or two. This is luckily offset by 767 and 77W/Fs. That's what the debt they already took on is for. The sugge...

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