How to succeed without really flying

Impoco, J.
June 1992
U.S. News & World Report;6/8/92, Vol. 112 Issue 22, p55
States that a new report by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) maintains that the Japanese aerospace industry has `succeeded without really flying.' Japanese boosting their share of the worldwide aerospace market; Cash-strapped McDonnell Douglas selling part of its aircraft business to Taiwan Aerospace Corp.; Japan's tradition of strategic collaboration, information sharing, and licensing.


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