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Embraer: Defying Gravity - [Business Breakdowns, EP.158]

Embraer: Defying Gravity - [Business Breakdowns, EP.158]

Update: 2024-04-10


This is Matt Reustle. We are back in the world of aviation today, breaking down Embraer. Embraer has carved out an interesting niche, manufacturing regional jets, business jets, and military aircrafts.

Our guest is Richard Aboulafia, Managing Director at AeroDynamic Advisory and long-time aviation analyst and consultant. We break down how this aviation success story grew out of Brazil, the evolution of the regional jet market, the business jet market, & tap into military aircrafts, and, of course, we cover the opportunity presented by Boeing today. Please enjoy this breakdown of Embraer.

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Show Notes

(00:00:00 ) Welcome to Business Breakdowns

(00:04:49 ) Embraer's Strategic Positioning in the Aerospace Market

(00:05:54 ) The Fascinating Origin Story of Embraer

(00:08:27 ) Key Figures Behind Embraer's Rise

(00:09:33 ) Embraer's Breakthrough in the U.S. Market

(00:10:25 ) The Evolution of Embraer's Business Model

(00:11:07 ) Comparing Embraer with Boeing and Airbus

(00:12:00 ) Dynamics of the Regional Jet Market

(00:15:44 ) The Future of Regional Aviation and Embraer's Role

(00:19:24 ) Exploring Embraer's Defense and Military Segment

(00:24:03 ) Embraer's Potential Amidst Boeing's Challenges

(00:28:48 ) The Intricacies of Jet Manufacturing and Sales

(00:30:15 ) Embraer's Competitive Landscape and Challenges

(00:31:03 ) Navigating Currency Volatility and Hedging Strategies

(00:32:01 ) Defense Sector Dynamics and Geopolitical Influences

(00:33:33 ) Aftermarket Revenue and Replacement Cycles

(00:37:05 ) Embraer's Strategic Aspirations and Boeing Partnership Dynamics

(00:43:58 ) Bombardier's Shift and Market Dynamics

(00:46:56 ) Assessing Risks and Opportunities for Embraer

(00:49:05 ) Key Lessons from Embraer

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Embraer: Defying Gravity - [Business Breakdowns, EP.158]

Embraer: Defying Gravity - [Business Breakdowns, EP.158]

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