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.

Sep 8, 2014 - 9:33 AM
Returns to air after a three-month hiatus
U.S. Navy E-2D Advanced Hawkeye
Sep 3, 2014 - 9:11 PM
With the completion of the PDR, the program advances to critical design review, moving closer to manufacturing the system.
Sep 3, 2014 - 9:45 AM
Local sales agent reports remanufactured business jet has seen success in charter operations in the region
Boeing AH-6i light helicopter
Sep 2, 2014 - 11:46 AM
The estimated contract completion date is Dec. 31, 2016.
Sep 1, 2014 - 3:45 AM
Brazil’s aviation authority approved the airplane during last month’s LABACE event.
Aug 28, 2014 - 12:00 PM
The companies plan to market and deliver turnkey electronic warfare solutions for airborne platforms.
Aug 27, 2014 - 10:17 AM
Pilatus Aircraft has signed a 10-year contract with Tata Advanced Systems for the Indian company to supply aerostructures for the PC-12 NG.
Aug 27, 2014 - 7:54 AM
Upgrades could continue on other British platforms after 2019 retirement; Germany plan to operate the aircraft at least through 2025.
Advanced Hypersonic Weapon
Aug 26, 2014 - 10:08 PM
The vehicle experienced a "flight anomaly" shortly after launch on August 25.
RQ-4 Global Hawk and U-2 reconnaissance aircraft
Aug 20, 2014 - 5:21 PM
The three new aircraft will join 18 Block 30 Global Hawks the service earlier planned to retire.