Shaking up the aircraft supply chain

SPOT ON AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS: 

Our specialist Jason Kimball looks at factors driving the “supercycle” in the commercial aerospace industry. Increased airline profits in recent years and the growth of aftermarket sales have attracted the interest of Boeing and Airbus. 

The encroachment of this duopoly into the supply chain is having a significant impact on the aircraft systems market. We look at how new technologies will affect the future of the industry and how suppliers need to respond to market changes in order to stay competitive.