John Morris

Editor-in-Chief, ShowNews

Hartford, CT


John has led Aviation Week's ShowNews, the best-read daily news magazine of aerospace trade shows, for nearly two decades. His background in business journalism before joining Aviation Week includes stints at Reuters, the American Banker daily banking newspaper and as business news editor at the Milwaukee Journal and the Cincinnati Enquirer.

A lifelong aviation enthusiast, John has been a private pilot for 34 years and won an award at EAA Oshkosh for his restoration of a vintage British Auster army spotter aircraft. He is currently building a 1920s Staaken Flitzer biplane from plans. John attended his first Farnborough Air Show in 1952, when just eight months old.


Leader Interview: Chad Anderson, Jetcraft

By John Morris Oct 07, 2020
Chad Anderson is president of global broker and sales company Jetcraft. He tells Aviation Week Network's John Morris about the extraordinary shifts that are happening in the market as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.
Leader Interviews

Airbus Unveils ACJ TwoTwenty

By John Morris Oct 06, 2020
Airbus on Oct. 6 unveiled the latest in its family of corporate business jets, the A220-based ACJ TwoTwenty, with orders for six aircraft.
Business Aviation

Leader Interview: Ali Alnaqbi, MEBAA

By John Morris Oct 06, 2020
The Middle East & North Africa Business Aviation Association (MEBAA) was forced to postpone its annual show that was scheduled for December, but the organization’s founding and executive chairman Ali Alnaqbi is hopeful the rescheduled event will go ahead in February 2021.
Leader Interviews