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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Feb 11, 2015 - 8:22 AM
Qatar could follow, but negotiations with India are still unresolved.
T-38 Talon
Feb 10, 2015 - 9:07 AM
Northrop Grumman will propose a new design for the U.S. Air Force's T-X advanced jet trainer program instead of teaming with BAE Systems with its Hawk jet.
Feb 10, 2015 - 9:00 AM
First flight of C919 due next year
Feb 9, 2015 - 9:05 AM
Airbus booked four orders for ACJ320 family in 2014, about on par with total VIP/ACJ sales in 2013.
Feb 6, 2015 - 3:53 PM
CSeries Program head reports 'solid progress'
Feb 6, 2015 - 10:43 AM
Dassault's new business jet program is on schedule for mid-2016 certification.
Feb 5, 2015 - 2:21 PM
International Civil Aviation Organization member states recommended the adoption of a 15-minute position reporting standard for aircraft.
Future Falcon
Feb 5, 2015 - 11:33 AM
Plan is to use fewer hydraulics and less engine bleed-air for better overall aircraft efficiency.
Feb 5, 2015 - 11:28 AM
The UK Ministry of Defence is not yet ready to sign a long-term deal with BAE Systems.
Feb 5, 2015 - 10:32 AM
Saudi prince never followed up with cabin interior design and installation.