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.

Mitsubishi X-2 in flight
Apr 25, 2016 - 8:09 AM
The Mitsubishi X-2 made a short test hop to reposition at Gifu airbase for further flights.
Apr 22, 2016 - 2:31 PM
Inaugural flight to connect Zurich with Paris
F-35 maintainer
Apr 21, 2016 - 4:17 PM
The Autonomic Logistics Information System may not be fully ready as the F-35 reaches key milestones, says the Government Accountability Office.
Boeing AH-64E in flight
Apr 21, 2016 - 12:24 PM
The almost completely remanufactured attack helicopter has gained another U.S. Army order, with the UK due to confirm soon.
HondaJet European delivery
Apr 21, 2016 - 12:08 PM
Delivery comes four months after the HondaJet first entered service in the U.S.
TBM 930
Apr 21, 2016 - 11:52 AM
To date, four of the new TBM 930s have been handed over to customers, with a fifth scheduled for delivery before the end of this month.
Yak-130 in flight
Apr 20, 2016 - 12:44 PM
The advanced trainer has also been exported to Algeria, Bangladesh and Belarus, and Syria remains a possibility.
Cessna Citation Latitude
Apr 20, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Textron's aircraft division shipped 34 Citations and 26 Kings Airs in the first quarter, up one each from the same period a year ago.
Super Puma on aircraft carrier
Apr 20, 2016 - 8:19 AM
The island nation is evaluating new medium lift helicopters, and also planning to replace some older CH-47 Chinooks.
1000th Embraer delivery
Apr 19, 2016 - 3:01 PM
Milestone comes 14 years after the company began delivering a VIP version of the ERJ-135 and 11 years since forming a dedicated bizav division.