Why NASA Needed SpaceX

Just like the U.S. Postal Service needed private sector planes when they created airmail, so too did NASA need SpaceX rockets.

A Trade Story With a Happy Ending

Looking at airplane manufacturing through Bombardier’s new billion dollar order from Delta, we can see why a multinational supply chain can lower tariffs.

A Clever Airline Baggage Solution

Because Boeing’s new overhead baggage bin reduces boarding delays and creates the storage space that extra seats require, it adds to airline productivity.

Supply Chain: 787 Dreamliner Problems

To understand Boeing’s supply chain problems with its grounded 787 Dreamliners, we can start with Legos. Legos told one reporter that 18 bricks from every 1 million made are defective. If a problem piece is discovered, the company can identify…