As we enter 2015, consider the mood back in 2008: When the developed world economy began a protracted recession, the aerospace world turned to focus on exports to emerging markets. In particular, the BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India and China) played a leading role in driving growth. Today, the aircraft industry is living in a mirror image of those dark times. The U.S. market again is playing a leading role in all major aviation segments. By contrast, many export markets are turning ...


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