Aircraft

News and developments about airplanes, helicopters and unmanned air vehicles used in all varieties of operations, including airlines, military, business, commercial, general aviation and private.

First Korean Air 787-9
Feb 22, 2017 - 4:10 PM
The 787-9 assembled in North Charleston, S.C., will be the first Dreamliner operated by a Korean airline in South Korea.
Feb 22, 2017 - 10:52 AM
New airliner sales fell in 2016 but the overall backlog of almost 6,900 aircraft is strong.
Airbus A400M
Feb 22, 2017 - 7:28 AM
Company wants the European launch nations to reduce the penalties they are extracting for late deliveries and performance shortfalls.
Feb 21, 2017 - 8:00 PM
The R80 regional airliner still awaits funding, and the N245 remains in preliminary design. PTDI says that the smaller N219 is nearing its first flight.
Second Boeing 787-10 cycles through assembly
Feb 21, 2017 - 5:50 PM
The first three 787-10s that will participate in the flight-test effort are making their way through assembly and test in North Charleston, S.C.
G280 in flight
Feb 21, 2017 - 12:21 PM
Four of the records have been set by flights in Africa.
Feb 21, 2017 - 10:16 AM
Repeat customer Anutin Charvirakul took delivery of the TBM 930 in Thailand.
Aero India static display
Feb 20, 2017 - 3:58 AM
From fighters to helicopters to AEW aircraft to missiles, foreign OEMs competed to meet India’s requirements.
Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner
Feb 17, 2017 - 2:39 PM
The ceremony at Boeing's facility in North Charleston, S.C., featured a speech by President Donald Trump.
Indian multirole helicopter on display
Feb 16, 2017 - 6:02 PM
The target is to replace Mil Mi-17s, but a new contract to upgrade those machines is also announced at the Aero India show.