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.

Jun 30, 2015 - 4:38 PM
Ex-Im has become a major backer of international business and general aviation sales in past three years.
Royal Saudi Air Force A330 MRTT
Jun 30, 2015 - 3:54 PM
The Airbus model was chosen over Boeing's new KC-46A and a Boeing 767 tanker conversion proposed by Israel Aerospace Industries.
Legacy 450
Jun 30, 2015 - 10:38 AM
According to the forecast, North America and Europe will remain the largest markets, even as Asia-Pacific, China, India and the Middle East rise.
Jun 30, 2015 - 10:32 AM
Nova concept's fuselage to contribute to lift
Jun 30, 2015 - 10:23 AM
Plans call for an Embraer airplane to fly ecoDemonstrator trials next year
Embraer Legacy 500 in flight
Jun 29, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Fly-by-wire comes to midsize aircraft, and it is a smooth transition.
Two Tu-160s in flight
Jun 25, 2015 - 7:37 AM
In addition to an upgrade program for 16 survivors from earlier production.
refugees in boat
Jun 25, 2015 - 3:52 AM
Italian aircraft carrier will lead efforts to rescue, and stem the tide of, migrants crossing the Mediterranean.
Jun 24, 2015 - 2:30 PM
Move from 1.3 per month to take effect next March
F-35 off ski jump ramp
Jun 24, 2015 - 2:06 PM
The technique will be used to launch F-35Bs from British and Italian aircraft carriers.