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.
First of its Pratt-powered Airbus narrowbodies now scheduled to enter service in next year’s fourth quarter
The single-engine jet made its maiden flight from St. Louis as industry teams awaited imminent release of the T-X request for proposals.
Claims Bombardier benefitted from more than $4 billion in illegal subsidies
The retrofit comes two months after the combined enhanced vision system won U.S., European and Brazilian approvals for the Legacy 500 and 450.
Second flight test article joins FTA-1 and FTA-4 in Moses Lake
Tactical capabilities have been extended, and a new support contract signed. But helicopter refueling remains a problem.
Four ATR 72 600s with radar, EO and ESM sensors are replacing the air force’s Breguet Atlantics
Plans call for continuation of cost-cutting moves that will see BCA employment drop by 8 percent this year
First of two being acquired as offset for Israeli buy of M346s has upgraded systems, that have been jointly developed with Italy
Russian aerospace firms exhibited in force at the recent Iran Air Show; license-production of the Su-30MK is mooted.