Opinion: Why Is Boeing Diving Into APU Production?

Credit: Sources: AeroDynamic Advisory, Aviation Week Intelligence Network, Alton Aviation
Boeing’s vertical integration drive continues. In early June, it announced a joint venture to design, build and service auxiliary power units (APU) with European equipment giant Safran. The 50:50 joint venture will reside in the new Boeing Global Services business unit. This is on the heels of...
Kevin Michaels

Contributing columnist Kevin Michaels is managing director of AeroDynamic Advisory in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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