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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M-346 on the ramp
Jun 29, 2017 - 12:19 PM
A fighter attack version is being offered that retains the type’s previous capabilities.
aircraft on ramp
Jun 29, 2017 - 11:25 AM
To date, NetJets’ Challenger 350 fleet has logged nearly 70,000 flight hours, while its Globals have accumulated nearly 67,000 flight hours.
Predator B UAS in flight
Jun 29, 2017 - 7:22 AM
The maritime surveillance system is part of a further planned boost in defense cooperation between the two countries.
Airvan 10
Jun 28, 2017 - 11:42 AM
The 10-seat, Rolls-Royce M250-powered airplane is a stretched version of GippsAero’s Airvan 8 piston single.
Jun 24, 2017 - 11:21 AM
Draws commitments for 571 airplanes worth $74.8 billion
Gulfstream G600
Jun 22, 2017 - 11:33 AM
G600 departed Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport on a 1 hour 18 minute flight, during which it climbed to 51,000 feet and reached Mach 0.925.
Jun 21, 2017 - 11:46 AM
French military procurement agency DCA has launched a broad program to study the next upgrade to the Dassault fighter.
Jun 21, 2017 - 11:18 AM
A Canadian leasing company placed a firm order for 12, hoping to place them in various civilian and government operations.
 F-35A
Jun 21, 2017 - 10:52 AM
JSF makes statements on the air and on the ground at the 2017 Salon du Bourget, where it was the star of the show.
Jun 21, 2017 - 10:20 AM
Boeing leads activity on Day 3 though there was none of the frenzied activity of Monday and Tuesday.