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.

Oct 7, 2014 - 2:34 PM
Big losses in first half and heightened competition prompt second look at growth strategy.
General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
Oct 6, 2014 - 9:10 PM
The report from the Pentagon's inspector general relies on outdated information, contends the Air Force.
Oct 3, 2014 - 1:18 PM
Eight A320neo flight-test aircraft will be involved in the certification campaign, split between the PW1100G- and CFM Leap-1A-powered variants.
Oct 3, 2014 - 8:33 AM
The next generation of aircraft must be able to interface with the current generation to prosecute modern air campaigns.
Oct 3, 2014 - 7:41 AM
The company is proposing the Raider as a replacement for the U.S. Army's fleet of OH-58D Kiowa Warriors.
Oct 2, 2014 - 3:12 PM
Cessna Aircraft announced improvements in expected aircraft range and runway performance for the twinjet.
Oct 2, 2014 - 2:56 PM
The company has already trained 27 of the 30 planned crews.
Oct 2, 2014 - 1:49 PM
The technology is ready to weaponize, according to a speaker at the recent Air Force Association Conference.
Oct 2, 2014 - 12:45 AM
Manufacturers see economy and quality of customer service as the biggest drivers behind business jet sales.
Oct 2, 2014 - 12:40 AM
Long after the manufacturer washed its hands of the Starship, a small cult of owners keeps the radical twin pusher flying.