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.

Nextant Aerospace
Apr 13, 2014 - 1:00 PM
Nextant Aerospace has expanded its marketing reach with the appointment of Sydney-based Nextant Pacific as its dealer in the Asia Pacific region.
ACJ’s cabin
Apr 12, 2014 - 3:00 PM
With its ACJ319 on display at ABACE, Airbus hopes to lure Asian customers looking for a large VIP cabin.
Legacy 650
Apr 12, 2014 - 10:00 AM
There is a shortage of professional staff and pilots to meet the needs of the business aviation market.
David Dixon, Jetcraft Asia president
Apr 11, 2014 - 5:00 PM
Aircraft broker Jetcraft is positioned to exploit opportunities for business and private aviation in Greater China.
Cirrus SF50
Apr 11, 2014 - 3:00 PM
The first production conforming Cirrus Vision SF50 very light jet, “C-Zero” (C0), made its maiden flight in March from Duluth International Airport.
Pilatus PC-12 single-engine turboprop
Apr 10, 2014 - 1:45 PM
In 2012, the country’s economy grew at its fastest pace in more than a decade, which makes it fertile ground for business aviation.
U.S. Navy EA-18G Growler
Apr 10, 2014 - 8:09 AM
Current plans call for Boeing to deliver the final EA-18Gs in 2016, but the 22 Growlers the Navy requested would extend that through 2017.
Apr 9, 2014 - 11:08 AM
Airbus says fewer customization options will aid in production efficiency and help boost aftermarket values.
Rear Adm. Randy Mahr, F-35 deputy program manager
Apr 8, 2014 - 7:22 AM
Modified bulkheads will address cracking issues in early production versions of the Joint Strike Fighter.
Apr 8, 2014 - 12:55 AM