On this Washington Roundtable episode of the Defense & Aerospace Report Podcast, sponsored by Bell, we look ahead to 2021 with “Rocket Ron” Epstein, PhD, of Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Richard Aboulafia of the Teal Group consultancy and Sash Tusa of Agency Partners.
— Defense and aerospace stock performance
— Commercial air travel trends as Airbus and MTU report 2020 earnings and 2021 expectations
— FAA move to monitor Boeing 737 Max jets in service and new airworthiness directive for 222 787 airliners
— Decision by De Havilland Canada to suspend production of Dash 8-400 turboprop
— Outlook for F-35 as USAF chief discusses need for new “5th generation minus” fighter as Dassault, Eurofighter and Saab sense opportunity
— Former Boeing CEO Phil Condit joins Boom Supersonic as advisor as former Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg raises funds for his SPAC