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.

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.
TBM Pompano Beach
Mar 23, 2015 - 11:25 AM
Building includes two hangars for the TBM Service Center that can accommodate eight aircraft simultaneously and storage for spare parts inventory.
Mar 20, 2015 - 8:29 AM
Pilatus sold five more PC-7s to Malaysia, but C-130 and S-61 upgrades were not confirmed, and the MRCA remains unfunded.
F-35A Lightning II at Nellis Air Force Base
Mar 19, 2015 - 4:20 PM
The Department of Defense lowered its projected cost of procuring the F-35 by $7.5 billion due to reduced labor costs and inflation estimates.
VistaJet
Mar 18, 2015 - 10:21 AM
Company retired its last remaining Learjet 60—the aircraft type that its started with in 2004.
Mar 17, 2015 - 1:45 PM
The order will take Mesa’s CRJ900 fleet to 64 airplanes.
Mar 17, 2015 - 10:01 AM
Startup airline named Flymojo to launch services next year
Mar 17, 2015 - 8:36 AM
Piston aircraft fleet predicted to decline, but new piston models will increasingly be used for business.
Mar 17, 2015 - 7:40 AM
Nonfatal collision between Indonesian turboprops during practice for LIMA