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.

August 16, 2017, 2:48 PM

Britain’s Costly Carrier Enters Home Port

HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of two huge new warships, completed initial sea trials, but won’t be operational until the end of 2020.

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Aug 13, 2015 - 3:20 PM
Raises 20-year forecast for India to 1,740 airplanes
Aug 13, 2015 - 8:16 AM
Pilatus won another competition for turbo-trainers; continues to also deliver PC-7 MkIIs and PC-21s
pilots in Legacy 450 cockpit
Aug 12, 2015 - 8:19 AM
Embraer’s mid-light business jet is surprisingly quiet and very capable.
Aug 11, 2015 - 5:00 PM
U.S. company is here this week promoting the benefits of its winglets and quiet props for King Airs this week.
plastic wrap helicopter
Aug 11, 2015 - 4:50 PM
AGS offers ground transport for special aviation needs, and packaging.
ACJ-neo
Aug 11, 2015 - 4:00 PM
The ACJneo from Airbus Corporate Jets not only brings in greater range and fuel efficiency, but also improved cabin comfort
Aug 11, 2015 - 2:45 PM
Sales of Bombardier’s large-cabin aircraft have held up well in Brazil, despite the nation’s economic difficulties
Embraer Executive Jets’ Legacy 450
Aug 11, 2015 - 2:01 PM
With the Legacy 450 about to enter service, Brazil’s home-team OEM is on a roll.
Legacy 450 certification
Aug 11, 2015 - 11:23 AM
The company also announced that the twinjet has exceeded many of its guaranteed performance specifications.
Aug 11, 2015 - 9:05 AM
Gulfstream is preparing the next two G500s for flight, while the first G500 has accumulated 15 hours in five flights.