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.

Boeing 787 nose under construction
Jun 27, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Closing new master agreements with both Boeing and Airbus are among the marching orders for incoming Spirit CEO Tom Gentile.
G600 cabin mockup
Jun 23, 2016 - 11:07 AM
The road show will provide customers a look at some of the design concepts incorporated in both the G600 and its sister G500.
Jun 23, 2016 - 10:35 AM
First tranche of $1 billion investment to arrive on June 30
F-35 roll-out in Israel
Jun 22, 2016 - 4:29 PM
But nothing was said about the country’s drive for operational independence with the stealth jet.
India's HTT-40 in flight
Jun 22, 2016 - 2:31 PM
The HTT-40 is due to enter service in 2018.
Jun 22, 2016 - 12:19 PM
Leonardo-Finmeccanica jointly owns regional aircraft maker ATR with the Airbus group.
Jun 22, 2016 - 9:33 AM
Boeing's long-anticipated deal to sell 100 or more aircraft to Iran Air, are subject to U.S. government approval and confirmation of export credit support.
Yak-152 prototype
Jun 22, 2016 - 7:39 AM
Diesel and piston versions are planned for Russian domestic and export customers.
Jun 22, 2016 - 5:20 AM
But deliveries have slowed and long-term gearbox solution is still awaited
The Bombardier CL-415 in action
Jun 20, 2016 - 5:04 PM
Known for restarting the Twin Otter production line, Viking Air will provide support for the 170 CL-415 and CL-215 water bombers in service.