aerospace & defense Case Interview Questions & Answers

How Much Should You Pay for a Satellite?

Case Type: pricing and valuation.
Consulting Firm: FTI Consulting first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: telecommunications, network; aerospace, defense.

Case Interview Question #01298: Your client is Mr. Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX (Space Exploration Technologies Corp.). SpaceX is a private American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. The company has developed the Falcon launch vehicle… Read the rest

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CAE to Enter Architectural and Geological Segments

Case Type: new business; growth strategy.
Consulting Firm: Ernst & Young (EY) Advisory first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: aerospace, defense; software, information technology (IT).

Case Interview Question #01208: Your client is CAE Inc. (formerly Canadian Aviation Electronics, TSX: CAE, NYSE: CAE), a Canadian manufacturer of flight simulation technologies, modelling technologies and training services to airlines, aircraft manufacturers, defense customers,… Read the rest

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Rolls-Royce to Unveil Trent 1000-TEN Turbofan Engine

Case Type: new product; market sizing; industry analysis.
Consulting Firm: Siemens Management Consulting (SMC) first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: aerospace, defense.

Case Interview Question #01204: Your client is Rolls Royce Holdings (LSE: RR), a leading manufacturer of jet engines for the global aviation market. Established in 1904, today Rolls Royce designs, produces and distributes power systems for aviation and… Read the rest

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Bombardier to Turn Around and Boost Investor Confidence

Case Type: operations strategy; business turnaround.
Consulting Firm: PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Advisory first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: aerospace, defense.

Case Interview Question #01176: Your client Bombardier Inc. is a Canadian multinational aerospace and transportation company. Bombardier was founded by Joseph-Armand Bombardier as “Bombardier Snow Car Limited” in Quebec, Canada in 1942. Starting as a maker of snow machines or snowmobiles,… Read the rest

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