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.

Jul 22, 2015 - 11:44 AM
Deal breathes fresh life into aging widebody
diesel Skyhawk
Jul 22, 2015 - 7:55 AM
The company is resuming production of normally-aspirated 182 and moving ahead of diesel Skyhawk, but plans for Skylane remain unclear.
Nextant G90XT at AirVenture
Jul 22, 2015 - 7:11 AM
The company plans to deliver two to four of the remanufactured King Air C90s by year-end.
Mooney M10
Jul 21, 2015 - 9:33 PM
Mooney hopes to bring new diesel aircraft line to market in 2017.
Jul 21, 2015 - 8:47 AM
Quest is nearly doubling its footprint in Sandpoint, Idaho as it ramps up production and eyes next product.
Tecnam P2010 interior
Jul 21, 2015 - 7:19 AM
The company expects the four-place single to receive FAA approval by this year's fourth quarter.
Jul 20, 2015 - 7:43 PM
Piper CEO Simon Caldecott said order possibility had been considered when deciding on layoffs.
Jul 20, 2015 - 7:06 PM
While not ready to reveal development details, Textron Aviation is exploring a concept for a 1,500-nm-range large turboprop single.
ICON A5 delivery at Oshkosh
Jul 20, 2015 - 6:38 PM
EAA chairman Jack Pelton says the aircraft will play a role in sparking new interest in the industry.
Grand Caravan EX being towed
Jul 20, 2015 - 6:16 PM
The floatplanes will be used for commuter and tourism flights in China.