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.

June 17, 2017, 8:20 AM

New-generation Prototype Leads Gripen Renaissance

Various nations are seen as prospects for the E/F Gripen model while Saab is still selling the C/D too.

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Jul 24, 2015 - 9:39 AM
Consortium awarded 21 percent of major structural components
 Bell 412EPI in flight, rendering
Jul 23, 2015 - 1:08 PM
The Bell 412EPI twin was preferred to the new H160 from Airbus Helicopters to replace UH-1J utility helicopters.
Cessna Citation Latitide
Jul 23, 2015 - 12:00 PM
The Hawaii mission took place on the heels of coast-to-coast trips earlier this month.
Jul 23, 2015 - 10:05 AM
"Expanding sales to this important market is part of our global sales plan and strategy for the HondaJet," according to Honda Aircraft's president and CEO.
Jul 23, 2015 - 9:11 AM
Program price will likely differ with the type of avionics installed in the aircraft.
Flight Design C4
Jul 22, 2015 - 9:05 PM
Work on conforming prototypes has begun as the manufacturer hopes to achieve certification next year.
Jul 22, 2015 - 5:09 PM
The recent memorandum stems from recommendations made by the International Coordinating Council of Aerospace Industries Associations.
Jul 22, 2015 - 11:44 AM
Deal breathes fresh life into aging widebody
diesel Skyhawk
Jul 22, 2015 - 7:55 AM
The company is resuming production of normally-aspirated 182 and moving ahead of diesel Skyhawk, but plans for Skylane remain unclear.
Nextant G90XT at AirVenture
Jul 22, 2015 - 7:11 AM
The company plans to deliver two to four of the remanufactured King Air C90s by year-end.