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.

Apr 6, 2015 - 11:54 AM
Milestone aircraft also marked the 40th handover of a Signature Series Phenom 300 to the fractional aircraft provider.
Apr 2, 2015 - 2:04 PM
Engine company's PW1100G now powering two Airbus narrowbodies
Apr 2, 2015 - 9:47 AM
Ukraine's conflict with Russia has halted the supply of components built there.
Apr 1, 2015 - 12:59 PM
An additional seven metric tons of max takeoff weight will give the A330 up to 500 extra nautical miles of range, or increased payload.
Mar 31, 2015 - 10:16 AM
Twinjet sports Garmin G5000 integrated avionics, redesigned winglets and more efficient Honeywell TFE731-40BR engines.
Mar 31, 2015 - 7:43 AM
Six prototypes are flying, with four more to come.
Mar 30, 2015 - 11:44 AM
Statistics show little movement in average retirement age as new airplane shipments continue at record pace
Mar 27, 2015 - 3:35 PM
Provisional certification from the FAA paves the way for full type certification "in the next few months."
Mar 27, 2015 - 7:42 AM
Joint venture with Embraer sought to export converted EMB-145s, while A330 will meet IAF's requirement for a larger platform
Dassault
Mar 25, 2015 - 1:03 PM
In a process to be concluded by April 24, Airbus will reduce its holding in Dassault Aviation to 24.5 percent.