Supply Chain Bottlenecks Slowing Aircraft Production

Pratt & Whitney engine work
Pratt & Whitney is behind on delivering engines for Airbus A320neos.
Credit: Pratt & Whitney
Southwest Airlines entered the year planning to take delivery of 114 new Boeing 737 MAXs. A revised estimate stands at 66, assuming Boeing will deliver 54 of them in the second half—hardly a guarantee considering the bigger-picture supply chain issues behind the carrier’s fleet-plan reshuffling....

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