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.

Bombardier Global 6000
Dec 15, 2015 - 10:40 AM
The agreement, worth a potential $318 million, is a firm order for one Global 6000 and options for four more of the ultra-long-range jets.
AgustaWestland AW609
Dec 15, 2015 - 9:27 AM
Ship 03 is nearing completion in Italy and will be relocated to Philadelphia for flight testing in the first half of next year.
Flexjet Aerion AS2
Dec 15, 2015 - 8:26 AM
AS2s will be part of Flexjet's Global Access program and fly international city pairs.
Dec 14, 2015 - 3:30 PM
Company expects no effect on program schedule
Embraer Phenom 100E
Dec 14, 2015 - 11:42 AM
Light jet will be operated by Wanfeng Aviation, a subsidiary of the Wanfeng Auto Holding Group, for business passenger travel.
Qatar Airways
Dec 14, 2015 - 10:06 AM
Qatar Executive, the private jet division of Qatar Airways, has ordered up to 30 G650ERs, G500s and G600s.
Ilyushin airtanker
Dec 11, 2015 - 1:18 PM
The Il-78M-90A will be co-produced with the Il-76MD-90A airlifter by Aviastar in Ulyanovsk.
Dec 11, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The financing firm has acquired all 276 aircraft in GE's corporate aircraft financing portfolio in the U.S. and Canada.
Dec 10, 2015 - 11:28 AM
Ratings agency Moody's cites new bizjet lineup and Beechcraft integration in upgrade of outlook to Positive.
Dec 10, 2015 - 9:22 AM
Order for 12 of the new Bombardier jets imperiled