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.

G650 production line
Nov 20, 2014 - 2:10 PM
G650 was certified by the FAA in September 2012 and the first one was delivered to a customer in December 2012.
Nov 20, 2014 - 1:40 PM
Company ceased flight operations “immediately” and expects to sell its Cessna Citation Sovereign “in due course.”
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.