Last month, Boeing Commercial Airplanes President and CEO Ray Conner told Aviation Week that he wants his Chicago-based OEM to decide what to do regarding a so-called middle-of-the-market (MOM) aircraft within a year. But if recent comments by another Boeing executive and other participants at Istat Americas 2016 early this month are any indication, even that may be wishful thinking. That is because before any technologies and designs can be decided, Boeing has to convince itself and many ...

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