On a sunny day in Montreal last October, Tom Enders emerged from a Bombardier C Series jet and descended the stairs, smiling and waving to a cheering crowd. The Airbus CEO’s management team had once vowed to crush the C Series and eliminate an emerging competitor. Now, in a surprise move, Airbus was taking a majority stake in the struggling Canadian program at no cost, essentially guaranteeing its survival, keeping it out of the hands of Chinese upstart Comac and upending a long-held ...


Register now for free access to "Airbus CEO Tom Enders Is Aviation Week 2017 Person Of The Year " and other premium content selected daily by our editors. 


Current magazine subscribers: digital access to articles associated with your subscription are now included at no added charge to you. Simply use your subscriber email to log in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account).
Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.


Already registered? here.