Joe Anselmo

Joe Anselmo
Editor-In-Chief,
Aviation Week & Space Technology

Joe Anselmo became Editor-in-Chief of Aviation Week & Space Technology on Jan. 1, 2013. Previously, he was managing editor of a global team of senior editors and senior business editors, writing the magazine's weekly Up Front commentary.
 
 
Based in Washington, Joe joined Aviation Week in 1993 as a space reporter for the Aerospace Daily newsletter and was named AW&ST's space technology reporter two years later. He left in 2000 for jobs at the Washington Post Co. and Congressional Quarterly, returning to AW&ST in 2004 as business editor. In that position, he covered a broad expanse of the aerospace and defense industry in the U.S., Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. Joe has won three Aerospace Journalist of the Year awards for his reporting.
 
A graduate of Ohio University, he was elected three times to the National Press Club's Board of Governors and served as board chairman.

Articles
Podcast: Could The Fusion Age Be Upon Us? 1
Joe Anselmo and Graham Warwick ask Guy Norris about his story on Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works and their Compact Fusion Reactor.
Podcast: Why Are So Many of Europe’s Pilots Going on Strike?
Joe Anselmo and Jens Flottau discuss the economics of the strikes, especially Air France and Lufthansa.
Podcast: A320 First Flight and the State of Single-Aisles
We discuss the Pratt & Whitney-powered A320neo first flight this week and what it means for the industry.
Will Spin-offs Follow Bombardier Reorganization?
Bombardier’s move to restructure its aerospace unit into three independently operated segments has ignited speculation that the company could spin off part of its aviation business, but some analysts believe that is an unlikely outcome.
Hachey Ousted As Bombardier Reorganizes 7
Guy Hachey, who led Bombardier’s aircraft businesses for the past six years and was a guiding force behind the new CSeries passenger jet, is leaving the company as part of a corporate overhaul.
OEM Supply Chain Squeeze Flowing Downstream, Into Aftermarket

Efforts from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to wring costs and extract profits from supply chains are flowing downstream, triggering similar pressure from smaller suppliers and affecting aftermarket spares prices.

OEM Supply Chain Squeeze Flowing Downstream, Into Aftermarket
Efforts by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to wring costs and extract profits from supply chains are flowing downstream, triggering similar pressure from smaller suppliers and affecting aftermarket spares prices.
Boeing’s Cost Squeeze Rattles Supply Chain
Like other Tier I component suppliers, Irvine, Calif.,-based Parker Aerospace is under heavy pressure from Boeing to reduce its prices.
Airbus CEO Bullish, But Cautious, On Asia-Pacific
Airbus’s top executive says the air framer needs to be cautious in managing its order book in the Asia-Pacific, but says he sees no signs of a crisis in the critical aircraft market.
An Interview With Boeing CEO Jim McNerney 2

Boeing CEO Jim McNerney talked at the company’s headquarters in Chicago with Editor-in-Chief Joseph C.

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Oct 30, 2014
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Oct 30, 2014
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Gabon has become the third client for the 4x4 Aravis made by French defence company Nexter, after signing a contract on 29 October to procure 12 of these 12.5 ton heavily armoured vehicles....More
Oct 29, 2014
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