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.

Nov 20, 2014 - 1:35 PM
The aircraft with its over-the-wing engine was the winner in the aerospace category.
Nov 19, 2014 - 9:59 AM
Region accounts for a third of all A350 orders
Nov 19, 2014 - 9:28 AM
The nation’s air force intends to eventually replace all three of its existing combat aircraft with the Swedish jet.
Nov 19, 2014 - 9:25 AM
China’s state-controlled aerospace industries juggle multiple development programs
Nov 18, 2014 - 2:20 PM
The approximately $2 million ER option stretches the G650’s 7,000-nm range to 7,500 nm at a cruise speed of Mach 0.85.
Nov 18, 2014 - 11:12 AM
Plans to become all-jet carrier by next summer
Xi’an Aircraft Works Y-20
Nov 18, 2014 - 7:30 AM
The aircraft appeared at the show in PLAAF livery, and the service is expected to be the primary customer.
Nov 17, 2014 - 4:31 PM
Latest round of testing involves more than 25 new technologies.
Nov 17, 2014 - 10:38 AM
First of five airplanes scheduled to enter service in 2019
Nov 17, 2014 - 9:00 AM
In its Zhuhai display, the FC-31 appeared to bleed too much energy and the pilot had a hard time keeping the nose up during turns and other maneuvers.