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.

Dec 9, 2015 - 9:29 AM
Cites failure to disclose VAT exemption for Chinese aircraft manufacturers
Dec 8, 2015 - 12:30 PM
Preparations underway for first flight early next year
Dec 8, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Turboprop’s maximum capacity increases to 78 seats
100th Daher TBM 900 Delivery
Dec 8, 2015 - 10:32 AM
Milestone TBM 900 was handed over to Dale Schneider, a North Carolina businessman and 3,000-hour-TT airplane and helicopter pilot.
Morgan Freeman
Dec 7, 2015 - 12:38 PM
Reports indicate that one of the SJ30’s tires blew shortly after takeoff from Fletcher Field in Clarksdale, Mississippi, at 3:04 p.m.
Il-80 in flight
Dec 7, 2015 - 8:40 AM
The Ilyushin Il-80 is a modified Il-86 airliner for the control of the armed forces.
Export-Import Bank headquarters
Dec 4, 2015 - 11:50 AM
The U.S. House and Senate by wide margins passed highway legislation containing a four-year reauthorization of the Ex-Im Bank.
Airbus Helicopters H145M in flight
Dec 3, 2015 - 12:45 PM
Deliveries of the new light military support helicopter are on time and budget.
HondaJet on runway
Dec 3, 2015 - 12:01 AM
Dec. 13, 2003, marked the announcement of the first flight of the experimental HondaJet, a milestone reached after decades of research.
Dec 2, 2015 - 6:27 PM
Cirrus Aircraft releases the Vision SF50 single-engine jet's performance capabilities.