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, 2015 - 4:55 PM
The Lockheed Martin Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) is now flying on an F/A-18 Super Hornet
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.