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.

August 16, 2017, 2:48 PM

Britain’s Costly Carrier Enters Home Port

HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of two huge new warships, completed initial sea trials, but won’t be operational until the end of 2020.

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Jun 19, 2017 - 11:55 AM
The agreement will allow India “to produce, operate and export F-16 Block 70” models.
Jun 19, 2017 - 11:12 AM
The Tri-Fan 600 is a six-place design that features three ducted fans driven by a pair of 2,600-shp Honeywell HTS900 turboshaft engines.
Jun 19, 2017 - 10:29 AM
Boeing to convert three aircraft by 2019.
Jun 19, 2017 - 10:19 AM
Airbus subsidiary Stelia Aerospace is about to complete the modernization of its factory in Méaulte, France.
Jun 19, 2017 - 10:15 AM
Supplier moves to boost aftermarket presence.
Jun 19, 2017 - 10:11 AM
Order activity led by A320neo deal from GECAS, Max 10 commitments from several customers
The multi-mission KC-390 military transport.
Jun 19, 2017 - 9:36 AM
Embraer expects to begin deliveries of the KC-390 to the Brazilian air force in 2018.
F-35 takeoff
Jun 19, 2017 - 9:12 AM
The investigation into the root cause of a series of physiological incidents at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona was ongoing.
Jun 19, 2017 - 8:57 AM
The new Elixir two-seater will fly for up to seven hours on a 110-liter (29-gallon) tank of fuel.
F-35A stealth fighter
Jun 19, 2017 - 8:02 AM
The list of new aircraft that were flown to the Paris Air Show is surprisingly large this year.