Boeing takes the fight to Airbus

Lee, Andrew
April 2004
Engineer (00137758);4/2/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7648, p16
Reports that Boeing has released its analysis of the future of the transport aircraft industry. Assertion by Boeing that its rival Airbus has misjudged the market by developing and marketing its A380 superjumbo jet transport; Assertion by Boeing that the market needs the 7E7 Dreamliner, an air transport that can carry 200-250 passengers; Assertion by Boeing that Airbus cannot repay its debt to the European Union governments.


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