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.

Learjet line
Jan 5, 2015 - 11:15 AM
Learjet business continues to gain steam.
Jan 5, 2015 - 7:26 AM
Elbit Systems’ U.S. subsidiary and Embraer are doing the work.
Jan 3, 2015 - 1:15 AM
Big jets dominated unveilings last year.
Jan 2, 2015 - 12:55 AM
Pre-owned inventory has been shrinking, despite a growing worldwide fleet that added more than 525 new aircraft in 2014.
F-35 Lightning II CF-19 jet
Dec 31, 2014 - 7:00 AM
U.S. sales of military aircraft remained flat in 2014, according to the Aerospace Industries Association.
Boeing Renton plant future view
Dec 31, 2014 - 7:00 AM
U.S. aerospace industry sales in 2014 grew to $228 billion, according to the Aerospace Industries Association.
Dec 30, 2014 - 3:13 PM
The Civil Aviation Administration of China issued a type certificate for the Comac ARJ21-700 regional jet, China’s first indigenous airliner.
Dec 30, 2014 - 11:55 AM
Latest agreement converts 10 options into firm orders valued at nearly $90 million.
Dec 30, 2014 - 10:11 AM
Business jet deliveries appear to have returned to growth in 2014 and are poised to jump by 13% in 2015.
An A330MRTT refuels from a KC-135
Dec 30, 2014 - 7:00 AM
The Netherlands, Norway and Poland will collectively acquire and operate A330MRTTs