Sean Broderick

Senior Air Transport & Safety Editor

Washington, DC

Summary

Sean Broderick covers aviation safety, MRO, and the airline business from Aviation Week Network's Washington, D.C. office. 

Broderick's aviation career started in 1991, working for Airbus in Toulouse. His industry experience includes four years with an aviation consultancy, where he helped launch a U.S. Part 121 carrier; 12 years with the American Association of Airport Executives, where he served as editor of Airport Magazine; and 20 years in full- and part-time roles with Aviation Week writing primarily about airline business, MRO, and safety.

Broderick and Aviation Week colleague John Croft shared the 2015 Flight Safety International Cecil A. Brownlow Publication Award recognizing "significant contributions by journalists to aviation safety awareness."

He graduated from James Madison University with a B.S. in Communications ('91) and earned an M.S. in Integrated Marketing Communications ('13) from West Virginia University.

Articles

Airbus, Operators Study On-Aircraft Fume Anomalies

By Sean Broderick Aug 14, 2020
New program, system upgrades target recurring, mysterious in-service incidents.
Safety, Ops & Regulation

Aftermarket Decline Less Than Feared; Recovery Could Be More Daunting

By Sean Broderick Aug 12, 2020
Initial drop of about 50% could be followed by prolonged and uneven climb back to prepandemic demand levels.
Aircraft & Propulsion

Air India Express Probe Likely To Revisit Airport Safety

By Sean Broderick Aug 10, 2020
Runway ends at Kozhikode Calicut International Airport (CCJ), where Air India Express Boeing 737-800 was involved in a fatal runway excursion Aug. 7, were adjusted to create more runoff space for aircraft in 2019, an Airports Authority of India (AAI) document shows. 
Safety, Ops & Regulation

 

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