Webinar: Aircraft Demand: Is Smaller Now Better?

This webinar took place May 1, 2020 and was sponsored by Siemens

Airlines have been increasing their average aircraft size for years, but will small aircraft be better positioned when the industry begins to emerge from the COVID-19 groundings?

John Slattery, President and CEO of Embraer Commercial Aviation, joins Aviation Week editors in a free, interactive webinar to discuss how the crisis could bolster demand for regional jets and smaller narrowbodies at the expense of larger aircraft.

Watch the full recording above.


  • John Slattery, President and CEO, Embraer Commercial Aviation
  • Jens Flottau, Executive Editor, Commercial Aviation, Aviation Week Network
  • Guy Norris, Senior Propulsion Editor, Aviation Week Network

Moderator: Joe Anselmo, Editorial Director, Aviation Week Network


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