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.

Feb 2, 2015 - 12:27 PM
Cessna expected to debut aircraft in 'not too distant future,' Textron chief says.
Feb 2, 2015 - 8:16 AM
The threat to fixed- and rotary-wing operations by Boko Haram is not insignificant, says a chief of policy for the Nigerian Air Force.
Jan 30, 2015 - 10:55 AM
Certification of the Latitude is expected in the second quarter with deliveries following in the third.
Jan 30, 2015 - 10:08 AM
Joint-venture project to reach market by 2025
Jan 29, 2015 - 11:28 AM
Business jet deliveries at Textron Aviation division Cessna Aircraft climbed to 159 Citations last year, a 12-percent increase over 2013.
Jan 29, 2015 - 10:12 AM
Last year, Dassault delivered 66 Falcon business jets versus 77 in 2013, though sales increased by 11 percent to $5.27 billion.
G650 production
Jan 29, 2015 - 9:32 AM
Last year, Gulfstream delivered 150 outfitted business jets, six above that in 2013.
Jan 29, 2015 - 7:32 AM
President Obama’s visit renews defense trade pact and signals greater cooperation.
Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental
Jan 28, 2015 - 6:00 PM
The U.S. Air Force will enter into negotiations with Boeing to deliver up to three 747-8s to serve as the new Air Force One.
Jan 28, 2015 - 1:03 PM
Eyes orders for between 40 and 60 current-generation 777s a year