Michael Bruno

Senior Business Editor

Washington, DC

Summary

Based in Washington, Michael Bruno is Aviation Week Network’s Senior Business Editor and Community and Conference Content Manager. He covers aviation, aerospace and defense businesses, their supply chains and related issues. Since joining Aviation Week in 2005, Bruno also has covered U.S. federal budgets, regulatory issues and congressional affairs. Beyond reporting, he regularly hosts and helps organize Aviation Week’s conferences and events, or speaks at outside events.

For six years through 2012, Bruno was managing editor of a multi-publication team of defense and space reporters and freelancers that garnered three Jesse H. Neal business journalism awards, called "the Pulitzer Prize of business media." He has received two Neals himself, and has been a finalist for other awards including the annual media awards at the Paris and Farnborough airshows. Bruno started Aviation Week & Space Technology’s Going Concerns business column in 2015.

Before Aviation Week, Michael was a staff writer for the Washington Post and Bloomberg BNA. He has a master's in print journalism from Syracuse University and a bachelor's from Vanderbilt University.

Articles

Warship-builder HII Lands Large USAF ISR Support Contract

By Michael Bruno Jan 24, 2020
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), one of two large warship manufacturing companies for U.S. naval services, is continuing to make headway in its efforts to diversify its business portfolio with a major new U.S. Air Force contract to support intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR).
Defense and Space

Suppliers, Customers Suffer As Boeing 737 MAX Return Slips

By Jens Flottau Jan 24, 2020
Boeing did not have the best year, and how many aircraft can and will be built will likely be open questions for years.
Air Transport

A&D M&A Still Heading Into The Stratosphere

By Michael Bruno Jan 23, 2020
Total deal value in 2019 grew 62% to almost $94 billion compared with 2018, PwC says.
Defense and Space

 

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