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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Apr 9, 2015 - 12:32 PM
Financing barriers cloud prospects of CSeries, Q400 deals
Apr 9, 2015 - 8:56 AM
The aircraft, which won provisional certification in March, is set to launch on a 26,000-nm tour involving 13 countries.
Apr 9, 2015 - 8:09 AM
The weaponized trainer has also been exported to Algeria and Belarus
Apr 9, 2015 - 7:28 AM
Russian MoD is also funding a version for naval operations.
TNT aircraft
Apr 7, 2015 - 12:51 PM
Seeks to acquire package carrier TNT of The Netherlands for $4.8 billion
Viking Air Twin Otter
Apr 7, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Decline blamed on global currency fluctuations, weakness in the oil sector and growing economic problems in Russia.
Apr 6, 2015 - 12:20 PM
After initial checks of the fly-by-wire controls and engines, pilots took the aircraft to 43,000 feet and Mach 0.80 for performance tests.
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.