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.

Feb 9, 2016 - 11:34 AM
Largest of Airbus’s new narrowbody family starts flight tests
Quest Kodiak 100
Feb 9, 2016 - 11:28 AM
Quest Aircraft delivered 32 Kodiak 100 turboprop singles last year, two more than in 2014.
Feb 9, 2016 - 10:10 AM
Proposal commended by range of industry stakeholders
Feb 8, 2016 - 11:48 AM
Johnson, who formerly was the president and COO at Cessna, will thus oversee the continued development of XTI’s TriFan 600.
G500
Feb 4, 2016 - 11:50 AM
The new Gulfstream family is on track for G500 certification in 2017, followed by the G600 in 2019.
HondaJet
Feb 4, 2016 - 11:16 AM
The recently FAA-certified HondaJet was likely chosen for its unique over-the-wing mounted engines.
Dornier Seastar
Feb 3, 2016 - 11:27 AM
Diamond will build the fuselage and one-piece wing at its Ontario factory and deliver the components to Dornier's facility in Germany for final assembly.
Pro Line Fusion for King Air 350
Feb 2, 2016 - 11:01 AM
Upgrade immediately readies the aircraft for the future with simple airspace mandate compliance and essential capabilities for NextGen flying.
Jackie Chan Embraer Legacy 500
Feb 2, 2016 - 9:44 AM
Chan is also Embraer Executive Jet’s brand ambassador and has owned and operated a Chinese-registered Legacy 650 since 2012.
T-X on display
Feb 2, 2016 - 7:30 AM
Official unveiling of the T-X shows 3D thrust vectoring, stealth features.