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.

September 20, 2017, 9:47 AM

Airbus Inaugurates A330 Delivery Center in China

European airframer plans to outfit two airplanes per month for Chinese customers by 2019

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Jul 19, 2017 - 4:14 PM
Air show deals include one new direct contract with Irkutsk-based Angara Airlines
Cessna Citation Latitude
Jul 19, 2017 - 11:49 AM
The division recorded a $54 million profit in the second quarter versus $81 million a year ago, primarily due to lower volume and mix.
Jul 18, 2017 - 2:21 PM
Flag carrier to operate 50 of the regional jets by next July
Gulfstream G550
Jul 18, 2017 - 11:31 AM
The ultra-long-range twinjet aircraft has amassed more than 50 city-pair speed records during its more than 10 years in service.
Jul 18, 2017 - 10:12 AM
Boeing expects Russian parts output to exceed $1 billion annually
Bombardier Global 7000 FTV4 and FTV5
Jul 17, 2017 - 11:37 AM
Testing conducted over the 500 flight hours has demonstrated the capability of the aircraft's propulsion, avionics, electrical and mechanical systems.
Embraer Legacy 500 in Melbourne
Jul 13, 2017 - 5:57 PM
“This flight also marks a key milestone for our Melbourne operations, where we expanded our production facility and doubled our footprint.”
Jul 13, 2017 - 1:26 PM
Pratt & Whitney still struggling to deliver upgraded engines to Indian carrier
Jul 13, 2017 - 11:03 AM
Concorde is a museum piece, but the allure of speed could spell success for one or more of these projects.
F-35A Lightning II
Jul 12, 2017 - 3:33 PM
A reduction in the annual buy of F-35As by the U.S. Air Force is behind the overall cost increase, the Pentagon said.