l“America First” is the mantra of the Trump administration, which is promising “free and fair” trade by renegotiating trade agreements (including the North American Free Trade Agreement) and imposing tariffs on imports to level the playing field and create U.S. jobs. Several of these current proposals could be very damaging to the aerospace industry, one of the undisputed bright spots in the U.S. economy. In 2016, the U.S. exported $146 billion in aerospace and ...

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