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.

Jun 18, 2014 - 9:16 AM
The Airbus A350-900 ran through a battery of tests in temperatures exceeding 104 deg F.
Jun 16, 2014 - 10:00 AM
Approval paves the way for Air New Zealand to take delivery of the first production example early this summer.
Jun 16, 2014 - 8:00 AM
The vertical landing restrictions that are emerging cast doubt on an important part of the operational utility of the F-35B.
MiG-21
Jun 12, 2014 - 4:15 PM
Aerostar of Romania is about to complete a contract to overhaul, re-life and upgrade eight Mozambique MiG-21s at its Bacau base.
Jun 11, 2014 - 9:47 AM
The Airbus A350 orderbook shrunk by 70 airplanes with Emirates' recent order cancellation.
Jun 6, 2014 - 5:08 PM
Bombardier has confirmed that the May 29 failure of one of the engines on the first CSeries flight test vehicle involved the low-pressure turbine.
Jun 5, 2014 - 12:27 PM
Boeing and Airbus collected orders for a total of 169 narrowbodies during the month of May.
Jun 5, 2014 - 3:25 AM
First flight is planned for the fourth quarter.
Jun 5, 2014 - 3:10 AM
Company hopes to have the aircraft in production next year.