Air Lease Corp. (ALC) executive chairman Steven Udvar-Házy said Boeing is carefully weighing engine options for the US manufacturer’s new mid-market aircraft (NMA)—dubbed the 797—with a potential go-ahead for the program expected in mid-2019. “I think right now Boeing is assessing engine availability,” Udvar-Házy said, speaking at the Aviation Club UK in London. “There are three potential engine applications; they’re all derivative ...

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