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.

May 25, 2017, 7:33 AM

Trade Row Threatens Canada’s Fighter Replacement Plans

An interim—and controversial—buy of Super Hornets may fall victim to row with US over alleged subsidies to Bombardier.

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May 11, 2015 - 1:16 PM
Deliveries of general aviation jets, turboprops and pistons declined overall by 15.2 percent year-over-year.
Pilatus PC-24 first flight
May 11, 2015 - 11:11 AM
Early performance data indicates that the jet had a takeoff roll of less than 2,000 feet (600 meters) and climbed to 10,000 feet in three minutes or so.
Antonov An-178
May 8, 2015 - 7:27 AM
Manufacturer of the An-178 eyeing Middle East and Asian potential as an An-12 replacement.
Dassault Maritime Surveillance Aircraft
May 7, 2015 - 4:48 PM
L-3 and Thales were partners in successful bid to the Japan Coast Guard.
May 7, 2015 - 2:24 PM
Bombardier CEO Bellamare calls development 'a big deal'
Global 6000
May 7, 2015 - 12:19 PM
The move, which won’t affect 2015 delivery rates, is necessary because of the sagging market for bizjets in Russia, China and other emerging countries.
May 7, 2015 - 11:34 AM
3,200-nm large-cabin twinjet will feature the Bombardier Vision flight deck and GE CF34-3BMTO engines.
May 7, 2015 - 11:26 AM
NARA chairman calls new feature a big step for the future of the organization.
May 6, 2015 - 10:31 AM
The new Vision Center will open at Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport in the second quarter of 2016.
Belarus Aircraft Repair Plant exhibit
May 5, 2015 - 1:55 PM
Ex-Indian Su-30K jets given new lease on life by Belarus Aircraft Repair Plant.