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 15, 2016 - 9:22 AM
Airbus’s biggest narrowbody finished flight test program in less than 10 months
Dec 14, 2016 - 12:20 PM
First service takes 145-seat jet from Riga to Amsterdam hours before Bombardier announces model gained FAA type validation
Dec 14, 2016 - 9:42 AM
The fly-by-wire midsize jet was delivered to an undisclosed U.S. customer, who currently owns an Embraer Phenom 300.
HAL light combat aircraft
Dec 14, 2016 - 7:28 AM
The service is seeking about 20 twin-engine jets for the second indigenous aircraft carrier.
Advanced Super Hornet
Dec 13, 2016 - 4:42 PM
The manufacturer said it is relocating the corporate headquarters of its St. Louis-based defense group to be closer to the U.S. capital.
Dec 12, 2016 - 4:37 PM
Announces plans to lower production rate to five per month in August
Dec 12, 2016 - 12:33 PM
This paves the way for the launch of flights by M600 owner-operators in the region.
Dec 12, 2016 - 10:55 AM
Conclusion of firm order could hang on support of incoming U.S. administration
C295W in flight
Dec 9, 2016 - 7:33 AM
Major win for best-selling twin turboprop over rival C-27J, and the new Embraer KC-390 jet, after a long evaluation.
Dec 8, 2016 - 2:04 PM
Latest development milestone reached in time for first flight next year