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.

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.
Air Force Lt. Gen. Christopher Bogdan
Feb 16, 2017 - 5:02 PM
Conversations he had with the President influenced a January 26 Pentagon order to review the F-35 program, said Lt. Gen. Christopher Bogdan.
Eurofighters in flight
Feb 16, 2017 - 2:09 PM
Airbus statement says the allegations over a 2003 sale are unfounded and without warning.
Feb 16, 2017 - 11:54 AM
The Canadian aircraft manufacturer expects to deliver 135 business jets this year, which is even lower than that in 2016.
Gulfstream's G650ER
Feb 16, 2017 - 11:36 AM
The announcement adds to the large-cabin, ultra-long range pair's growing list of country approvals.
Bombardier Global 7000
Feb 16, 2017 - 11:11 AM
The Global 7000 remains on track for entry into service in the second half of 2018.
XAT-5 model on display
Feb 16, 2017 - 8:41 AM
The island republic will boost its local defense industry rather than buying M346s from Italy.
Boeing South Carolina
Feb 15, 2017 - 9:34 PM
Employees of the 787 Dreamliner final assembly facility voted against joining the International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers.
ZJ100
Feb 15, 2017 - 7:47 AM
BAE Systems and Hindustan Aeronautics have jointly funded a dual-role training/combat version of the evergreen jet trainer.