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.

June 22, 2017, 11:33 AM

Fourth Test Gulfstream G600 Takes Flight

G600 departed Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport on a 1 hour 18 minute flight, during which it climbed to 51,000 feet and reached Mach 0.925.

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Jun 15, 2017 - 9:48 AM
The relationship is highlighted by recent operations over Syria.
JF-17s in flight
Jun 15, 2017 - 8:48 AM
The two-seat JF-17B version of the Sino-Pakistan joint venture fighter is also flying from Chengdu.
Jun 15, 2017 - 8:19 AM
According to enterprise software specialist IFS, engineers deployed to maintain aircraft could benefit from virtual guidance from afar.
Jun 15, 2017 - 5:59 AM
Lockheed Martin Skunk Works and Hybrid Air Vehicles are both vying for a potentially very lucrative market, should it emerge.
Jun 15, 2017 - 3:00 AM
Now China's Comac is stepping up its alliance with Russia's UAC to develop a widebody airliner.
Jun 14, 2017 - 4:12 PM
Transport/Tanker on track for certification next year, with additional sales announcements planned by year’s end.
Jun 14, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Braziliian OEM reveals more range and lift for E195-E2, improved hot/high and short field capability announced for E190-E2.
Jun 14, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Pentagon reverses A-10 retirement, but looks for new close air support platform.
Jun 14, 2017 - 12:00 PM
Having oversome issues with initial geared turbofan engines, the manufacturer believes it has a good plan for ramping up production.
Jun 14, 2017 - 12:00 PM
First two Boeing 787-10 flight test articles have finished 20 percent of testing