AirBus vs Boeing who will win , AEI has done a couple of seminars on the subject they video archive seminars. Boeing vs. Airbus An Examination of the Issues:March 16, 2005 http://www.aei.org/events/eventID.1028,filter.all/event_detail.asp# Boeing vs. Airbus: The Plot Thickens--July-6 2006 http://www.aei.org/events/type.upcoming,eventID.1356,filter.all/event_detail.asp and I recently saw a tribute to Concorde broadcast by Nova. A couple of facts about the Concorde caught my attention in light of AirBus and all the problems its having. Concorde seems eerily reminiscent of AirBus ,especially in the case of the A380 and if they don't sell enough of the A 380's, the cost per plane will skyrocket. A380 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airbus_A380 Concorde . Transcript http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/transcripts/3203_concorde.html http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/concorde/innovative.html AirBus A380 will surly do better that the Concorde but cost is sure to increase.