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.

Polish defense officials
Oct 11, 2016 - 8:18 AM
A frank statement provides unusually detailed public insight into offset talks for 50 H225Ms. Meanwhile, Poland ordered some rival S-70i Blackhawks.
Oct 10, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Air Ops Europe is aimed at companies involved in all aspects of ground support for business aviation.
Cessna Citation Longitude
Oct 8, 2016 - 10:40 PM
Longitude's flaps, landing gear, pressurization systems, stability and control were tested during the two-hour two-minute maiden flight.
Qatar Airways, Boeing sign order agreement
Oct 7, 2016 - 3:06 PM
The Gulf carrier signed a letter of intent for 60 Boeing 737 Max 8s, but says it remains committed to buying Airbus A320neos.
Oct 7, 2016 - 1:51 PM
Larger of two C Series narrowbody models to join Air Baltic fleet in fourth quarter
Oct 6, 2016 - 10:18 AM
Operators equipped with the HGS/EVS system can fly specially approved approaches at airports around the world and use lower approach minimums.
Oct 6, 2016 - 10:08 AM
The power on of the Global 7000's GE Passport engines keeps the aircraft on pace for first flight this year.
Oct 5, 2016 - 12:17 PM
Including the Phenom 100 and 300, the Legacy 450 is the third business jet model to be assembled at the company’s recently expanded Melbourne facility.
Oct 5, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Safran is looking to develop more advanced cabling to expand the scope of more electric aircraft technology.
Dassault Falcon 8X first delivery
Oct 5, 2016 - 10:33 AM
The 6,450-nm/11,945-km Falcon 8X—a stretch derivative of the 7X—was certified by the EASA and U.S. FAA in June.