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.

Rafale signing
Sep 23, 2016 - 7:50 AM
An inter-governmental agreement with France has been signed for 36 aircraft.
Sep 22, 2016 - 10:42 AM
Order for 16 airplanes scheduled for delivery into 2020
 South African AHRLAC taxiing
Sep 22, 2016 - 7:37 AM
Two unidentified customers have been secured, and a new factory is being built.
U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Scott Pleus
Sep 21, 2016 - 11:37 AM
The service plans to repair 15 grounded F-35As by December; it will then implement the fix on 42 jets on Lockheed Martin's assembly line.
Sep 21, 2016 - 11:08 AM
Approvals pave way for delivery of 17 A320s and A330s, conversion of Boeing MOA
Daher 800th TBM
Sep 21, 2016 - 11:04 AM
According to Daher, the TBM 700 was the first civilian pressurized single turboprop aircraft to be certified, entering full production in 1991.
Sep 21, 2016 - 10:12 AM
Expected to serve as the foundation of a national aerospace program, SARA would provide a cheap-to-operate airliner for Africa and other developing regions
Sep 21, 2016 - 9:14 AM
Contract marks first application of the technology on an airliner's forward flight displays
Mil-25M in flight
Sep 20, 2016 - 12:07 PM
Mil Mi-17/24/35 rotorcraft are a key weapon against terrorism for the African state.
Sep 20, 2016 - 9:46 AM
Clarity on U.S. government approval remains elusive while some in Iran complain of little benefit from January’s nuclear deal