Regional aircraft manufacturers face a battle of attrition, an aviation consultant warned Tuesday. MBA president and CEO Robert Agnew told an audience at the ISTAT Americas 2012 conference in Scottsdale, Ariz., that there was a lot of uncertainty in the regional aircraft sector. How it will play out will depend to some extent on whether fuel prices continue to climb and the impact of new technologies such as the Pratt & Whitney geared turbofan (GTF) engine, which will power some of ...

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