October 24, 2021

Category: Aviation

Is Your Business Pivoting?
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Is Your Business Pivoting?

During extremely challenging times and setbacks, successful businesses often find ways to pivot toward new opportunities, focusing more on what’s possible rather than what didn’t work. During the COVID-19 economic slowdown, if you’ve found a way to pivot, let us know and we’ll share it on this site and elsewhere as we talk with others […]

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Why Boeing Fired its CEO
Aviation, Communication, Corporate Governance, Leadership

Why Boeing Fired its CEO

What led Boeing Co.’s board to fire CEO Dennis Muilenburg yesterday? The still-grounded fleet of more than 800 Boeing 737 MAX jetliners? The failed maiden flight of its Starliner space capsule last week? Those led to questions about his leadership, yes. But the deciding factor pertains to an issue that is a ticking time bomb […]

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Aviation, Manufacturing

Hibbing Aircraft Refurbisher to Expand

Midwest Aircraft Refinishing, which specializes in repainting and refurbishing single-engine composite airplanes (primarily those of Duluth-based Cirrus), received approval last week for a $600,000 loan from the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board, according to the Duluth News Tribune. The funds will be used by the company to install a new paint booth and create […]

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Aviation, Travel

Delta, WestJet Create New Transborder Joint Venture

Delta and WestJet late last week announced they have agreed to create a joint venture making it easier for their customers to fly within and between the U.S. and Canada. Combined, the two expect to “offer more destinations to customers with an integrated network, superior airline products, improved airport connections and significantly enhanced frequent flyer benefits,” […]

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