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.

Apr 29, 2016 - 9:39 AM
Embraer's latest market forecast sees demand for 240 new regional airliners in the 70- to 130-seat segment of the African market by 2034.
Apr 28, 2016 - 4:31 PM
Airbus admitted that problems with the A400M engine, and production issues with the A350 and A320neo airliners could impact 2016 financial performance.
Bombardier Challenger 350
Apr 28, 2016 - 11:08 AM
Shipments of business jets at Bombardier decreased 31 percent during the first quarter, while sales soared 111 percent.
Sukhoi Su-30M2 in flight
Apr 28, 2016 - 9:28 AM
But production of advanced versions of the Sukhoi fighter for export will continue through at least 2020.
Lockheed Martin aerostat on the ground
Apr 28, 2016 - 7:55 AM
Despite a previous accident, the country is again considering lighter-than-air surveillance solutions.
Gulfstream G650
Apr 27, 2016 - 11:17 AM
Gulfstream delivered 27 completed jets (19 large-cabin, eight midsize) in the first quarter versus 32 (25 large-cabin, seven midsize) in 1Q 2015.
cockit upgrade before and after
Apr 27, 2016 - 7:39 AM
It will work with local MRO AIROD to provide a glass cockpit for these venerable medium-lift helicopters.
Embarer Melbourne Florida assembly plant expansion
Apr 26, 2016 - 12:21 PM
Facility will be able to assemble up to 96 Phenoms and 72 Legacys annually.
EMD-3 makes first flight on April 25, 2016
Apr 26, 2016 - 11:22 AM
The 767-2C baseline tanker will be used for environmental control system and smoke penetration testing, Boeing said.
First delivery from Airbus plant in Mobile, Alabama
Apr 25, 2016 - 1:58 PM
The delivery to JetBlue came three years after the European manufacturer broke ground on the $600 million plant in Mobile, Alabama.