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 21, 2015 - 8:47 AM
Quest is nearly doubling its footprint in Sandpoint, Idaho as it ramps up production and eyes next product.
Tecnam P2010 interior
Jul 21, 2015 - 7:19 AM
The company expects the four-place single to receive FAA approval by this year's fourth quarter.
Jul 20, 2015 - 7:43 PM
Piper CEO Simon Caldecott said order possibility had been considered when deciding on layoffs.
Jul 20, 2015 - 7:06 PM
While not ready to reveal development details, Textron Aviation is exploring a concept for a 1,500-nm-range large turboprop single.
ICON A5 delivery at Oshkosh
Jul 20, 2015 - 6:38 PM
EAA chairman Jack Pelton says the aircraft will play a role in sparking new interest in the industry.
Grand Caravan EX being towed
Jul 20, 2015 - 6:16 PM
The floatplanes will be used for commuter and tourism flights in China.
King Air 250 Fusion
Jul 20, 2015 - 4:20 PM
Certification of similarly upgraded versions of the King Air 350 and C90Tx are expecting to receive certification in 4Q15 and 1H16, respectively.
Rafale delivery to Egypt
Jul 20, 2015 - 1:42 PM
The first pilots and mechanics, plus the initial logistics chain, was set up in only six months.
Jul 20, 2015 - 8:22 AM
The first three units will be used to “prove out” the manufacturing system as Cirrus scales up production.
Jul 20, 2015 - 8:16 AM
Cirrus reorganization puts focus its approach to long-term customer relations.