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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.

May 17, 2017, 11:23 PM

Boeing: T-X Offering for U.S. Air Force is 'Production Relevant'

The manufacturer has produced two jets from a clean-sheet design to compete for the Air Force's T-X advanced jet trainer requirement.

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Apr 10, 2017 - 8:55 AM
The airframer expects to receive the production certificate by the end of June.
Su-34 on static display
Apr 10, 2017 - 3:39 AM
As the twinjet strike aircraft begins replacing Su-24s, new precision-guided weapons are being added
Specially equipped Gulfstream G550 for the Beijing Red Cross.
Apr 8, 2017 - 11:00 AM
The Beijing Red Cross Emergency Medical Center is to use a Gulfstream G550 aircraft.
Dassault Falcon 8X
Apr 7, 2017 - 12:45 PM
It’s a little longer and, in many ways, much better than its wildly popular predecessor.
Apr 7, 2017 - 5:00 AM
Bombardier’s new Global 7000 long range jet is expected to sell well in Asia.
Beechcraft King Air Series twin
Apr 6, 2017 - 6:05 PM
Textron believes its deep group knowledge and presence in the Chinese market mean it is poised to benefit from country’s investment drive.
U.S. Navy T-45C Goshawk
Apr 6, 2017 - 1:25 PM
The three-day T-45C grounding comes as the Navy copes with increasing rates of physiological episodes in Hornets, Super Hornets and Growlers.
Movie star Jackie Chan with the Legacy 500.
Apr 6, 2017 - 12:20 PM
Embraer Executive Jets is poised for a market it believes has massive potential as government infrastructure plans proceed apace.
H225Ms on ramp
Apr 6, 2017 - 11:14 AM
Local partner PTDI – currently completing Cougars, Fennecs and Panthers – will be helped to develop support and MRO services.
Apr 5, 2017 - 4:36 PM
Washington State startup expects its first hybrid-electric regional airplane to enter service in the early 2020s