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.

Joseph Weiss, Israel Aircraft Industries CEO
Jun 14, 2015 - 6:55 PM
Cyber warfare is among the areas of new military business opportunity for IAI, but a new business jet could be on the cards too.
Jun 14, 2015 - 2:00 PM
India expected to sign soon for 36, may still agree 90 more for in-country production.
Jun 14, 2015 - 1:45 PM
Russian leasing group IFC wants to stand by CSeries orders and also is committed to Superjet, the MC-21 and the MA-700.
Dassault’s Falcon 8X business jet
Jun 14, 2015 - 1:30 PM
Debut appearances include the Bombardier CSeries, Dassault Falcon 8X and Textron AirLand Scorpion.
Daher TBM 900 turboprop single
Jun 14, 2015 - 11:50 AM
TBM 900 manufacturer Daher’s priority is to increase its footprint in the key U.S. market.
Bombardier CSeries
Jun 14, 2015 - 9:48 AM
CS300 now at 3,300 nm range, Bombardier hopes to attract more airlines.
Sukhoi Superjet 100
Jun 14, 2015 - 8:20 AM
The SSJ100 Russian regional jet has now been in revenue passenger service for four years.
MRJ factory
Jun 13, 2015 - 10:30 AM
First delivery is still scheduled for the second quarter of 2017.
Airbus Military C-295 in flight
Jun 13, 2015 - 8:50 AM
India has a great chance to grow its aerospace footprint in the world, and moves are afoot to make it more transparent and efficient.
Predator-C over desert
Jun 13, 2015 - 7:40 AM
There are many improvements to the Reaper UAS that are being considered, while the Predator-C continues as a classified program.