Airbus Group NV Chief Executive Officer Tom Enders said he’s frustrated by Turkey’s failure to accept delivery of the third production A400M airlifter, even though two planes are flying successfully with French forces.
Boeing Co. said it’s working “very hard” to secure an order from ANA Holdings Co. after its decades-long dominance in Japan was challenged last year by a $9.5 billion aircraft deal for Airbus Group NV.
Airbus Group Chief Executive Officer Tom Enders said he’s open to merger talks on the company’s space unit and would contemplate taking control of the MBDA missile business as he revamps non-airliner activities.
Airbus Group NV gained Jana Partners LLC, the $7 billion hedge fund run by Barry Rosenstein, as an investor, which cited the manufacturer’s attractive prospects with products including the A350 wide-body aircraft.
European Aeronautic, Defence & Space Co. Chief Executive Tom Enders, who beat his counterpart at Boeing Co. three years ago in a horse race in Wyoming, now has his eyes on a bigger prize: supremacy in global aerospace.
Tom Enders, a swashbuckling one- time German paratrooper, was planning to join German Chancellor Angela Merkel on a state visit to China Aug. 29 when he decided to take an end-of-summer outing and go hang-gliding.
European Aeronautic, Defence & Space Co. proclaimed the dawning of an era of corporate simplicity featuring a slimmer company structure, steady dividends, less program risk -- and a new name short enough to fit on a T-shirt.
Hours before announcing plans for the biggest merger in aerospace history, Tom Enders stood on a Berlin airfield and poked fun at the title of German aviation coordinator Peter Hintze by calling him ``the Terminator.''