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.

Jul 22, 2016 - 7:15 AM
Announcements by BAE Systems, a new agreement on Turkish missile integration, Canada’s partner status, and endorsements from senior U.S. commanders.
BAE electronic warfare
Jul 22, 2016 - 7:07 AM
The company’s low-profile electronic warfare business was highlighted in a Farnborough airshow briefing.
Eclipse Canada
Jul 21, 2016 - 10:15 AM
The twinjet will also have an integrated Garmin G3000 suite and flat-rated Pratt & Whitney Canada PW615 turbofans.
F-35 hover
Jul 19, 2016 - 8:03 AM
A round-up of AIN’s comprehensive coverage of the event.
J-20 fighter on the ground
Jul 19, 2016 - 7:22 AM
The long-range interceptor may be nearing entry into service, although questions remain over the maturity of the intended indigenous powerplants.
Yuri Slyusar
Jul 18, 2016 - 3:00 PM
The new joint venture between Russia's UAC and China's Comac and Avic is firming up plans for its planned new widebody.
KC-46A tanker refuels a C-17 Globemaster III
Jul 18, 2016 - 12:05 PM
After trying to resolve an axial boom loading issue with software, Boeing has developed a hardware fix for the KC-46A Pegasus tanker.
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft SportJet
Jul 18, 2016 - 10:31 AM
Concept is enhanced by medical and IT solutions to reduce jet lag, hypoxia, dehydration, stress on the body and aerophobia.
G500 on runway
Jul 15, 2016 - 10:46 AM
Gulfstream’s new fly-by-wire jets take advantage of the latest technology to make flying safer and simpler.
Jul 14, 2016 - 1:46 PM
The new facility will consolidate activities and accommodate growth as Pilatus ramps up production of PC-24.