Nem Mar 02, Jose rated it really liked it. Most of this book was over my head. Airbus, finding fault for the A breakdown, forced out one CEO. Jan 20, Greg rated it really liked it.
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Kegar Newhouse gives us a tutorial on a number of important issues that affect all participants in the global marketplace. A Journey with a Pilot. See all customer images. Boeing Versus Airbus: The Inside Story of the Greatest International Competition in Business While the author attempts to look at the bright spots of the Airbus-EADS structure, it is clear from the writing that he would have preferred to use stronger adjectives when describing its failings.
See all 3 reviews. While I agree with reviewers that the book is disorganized at the beginning it does fall into a logical pattern that makes sense after the first two chapters. The Boeing http: The book has a lot of details about the two companies, their operations, management style and how all of this fares them against one another. Shares of the Boeing Company were among my first acquisition of U. Newhouse also explores the problems that now face Boeing and Airbus alike: It provides insight of how Airbus rise and compete Boeing.
Books by John Newhouse. What other items do johj buy after viewing this item? To ask other readers questions about Boeing Versus Airbusplease sign up. It is so lacking in cohesive organization that the last section of the second chapter reads like the end of the book for example. Now, after years of heated battle and mismanagement, both companies face the challenge of serving burgeoning Asian markets and stiff competition from China and Japan.
Great topic but not very well written. Visit our Help Pages. It looks at the role of Asian markets and the development of possible rivals there. Jan 20, Greg rated it really liked it. However, Airbus quickly succumbed to the same complacency it once challenged, and Boeing regained its precarious place on top. I thought the book was a little sluggish to start, a little scattershot as it bounced from topic to topic.
Recommended for all people interested in aviation. Boeing versus Airbus by John Newhouse : Books Generally speaking, this book attempts to gives both sides a fair review boding comes off as unabashedly pro-Boeing. Apr 21, Christopher Durand rated it liked it. I do wish this had been polished a bit. As vversus reading through it, it does seem to be a bit like a number of articles string together.
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The Ultimate Book of Flight. Lots of good information on the air-frame and aircraft industry, but was difficult to follow at points. I docked this book some stars because many of the chapters seem to go back and recover the same ground as before, and rehash the same ideas, only in more depth.
Jun 02, Rahool Gadkari rated it really liked it Shelves: State Department during the latter half of the Clinton administration. Refresh and try again.
Would you like to tell us about a lower price? And he analyzes the troubles that have beset a once ascendant Airbus, notably an institutional structure aimed at satisfying the narrowly focused interests of its European stakeholders.
The book reviews business strategies, the personality of the various leaders of the two companies and the impact of government. Each representing one of the largest export commodities for their respective countries or collection of countries their impact on the world economy is clearly assessed in this book. Jul 27, Kash rated it did not like it.
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BOEING VS AIRBUS JOHN NEWHOUSE PDF
Kegar Newhouse gives us a tutorial on a number of important issues that affect all participants in the global marketplace. A Journey with a Pilot. See all customer images. Boeing Versus Airbus: The Inside Story of the Greatest International Competition in Business While the author attempts to look at the bright spots of the Airbus-EADS structure, it is clear from the writing that he would have preferred to use stronger adjectives when describing its failings. See all 3 reviews. While I agree with reviewers that the book is disorganized at the beginning it does fall into a logical pattern that makes sense after the first two chapters.
BOEING VERSUS AIRBUS JOHN NEWHOUSE PDF
A rich explanation on the interaction between the various stakeholders like airlines, engine manufacturers, politics with these aircraft manufacturers, is commendable. This opens up our mind to the wide array of global dynamics which is not intuitive. John Newhouse clearly takes the side against Boeing, but not for Airbus. This could have arose due to the sense of betrayal that Americans might Brilliantly written book which chronicles the journey of Boeing and Airbus over the past half century. This could have arose due to the sense of betrayal that Americans might have felt due to its involvement in too many scandals as well as due to the culture shift from being a company run by engineers to being run by managers.
Boeing Versus Airbus
Amazon Perhaps no industry offers such high-stakes, high-profile bets as aerospace. When the engineers at Chicago-based Boeing Co. Careers are made and broken. Tens of billions of dollars are laid at risk. Governments line up huge subsidies, tax breaks and research grants. Success in the effort requires the most precise and creative output modern industry has to offer. Such is the battle of invention and exasperation that has consumed Boeing and Airbus for the last five years.
Boeing versus Airbus
Vorr Shares of the Boeing Company were among my first acquisition of U. Aug 21, Philip rated it really liked it Shelves: A fairly detailed history of the Dreamliner project with some good insights into how airlines buy and operate planes, and who calls the shots in the airline industry. Showing of 3 reviews. I bought this and looked forward to the story with great anticipation. Boeing Versus Airbus by John Newhouse Charles Champion, the engaging engineer who steered jojn A line directly into disaster, is not even mentioned by name. See all free Kindle reading apps.