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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Jan 30, 2015 - 10:08 AM
Joint-venture project to reach market by 2025
Jan 29, 2015 - 11:28 AM
Business jet deliveries at Textron Aviation division Cessna Aircraft climbed to 159 Citations last year, a 12-percent increase over 2013.
Jan 29, 2015 - 10:12 AM
Last year, Dassault delivered 66 Falcon business jets versus 77 in 2013, though sales increased by 11 percent to $5.27 billion.
G650 production
Jan 29, 2015 - 9:32 AM
Last year, Gulfstream delivered 150 outfitted business jets, six above that in 2013.
Jan 29, 2015 - 7:32 AM
President Obama’s visit renews defense trade pact and signals greater cooperation.
Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental
Jan 28, 2015 - 6:00 PM
The U.S. Air Force will enter into negotiations with Boeing to deliver up to three 747-8s to serve as the new Air Force One.
Jan 28, 2015 - 1:03 PM
Eyes orders for between 40 and 60 current-generation 777s a year
Jan 28, 2015 - 9:25 AM
First delivery to JAL scheduled for 2021
Jan 27, 2015 - 11:12 AM
Company has feasibility studies under way on “four or five” business aircraft and is “narrowing the process and getting closer” to making a decision.
DA50-JP7
Jan 26, 2015 - 12:53 PM
Two years after the aircraft concept was unveiled, a Ukrainian-built turboprop powered the maiden sortie.