Case | HBS Case Collection | May 1986 (Revised November 1990)

Airbus vs. Boeing (A): Turbulent Skies

by Malcolm S. Salter


Presents the economic and political dimensions of competition in the commercial aircraft industry, as demonstrated by Airbus of Europe and Boeing of the United States.

Keywords: Economics; Government and Politics; Competition; Aerospace Industry; Europe; United States;


Salter, Malcolm S. "Airbus vs. Boeing (A): Turbulent Skies." Harvard Business School Case 386-193, May 1986. (Revised November 1990.)