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.

September 22, 2017, 8:40 PM

U.S. Air Force Will Test KC-46 to Assess Boom-Scraping Issue

The service has identified three technical deficiencies with the Boeing 767 tanker derivative, now in developmental testing.

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Avanti Evo on ramp for delivery
Apr 23, 2015 - 12:58 PM
First customer will use the twin pusher-prop aircraft in charter operations.
Apr 23, 2015 - 9:53 AM
GKN will produce upper and lower skins from plant in Wellington, Kan.
Apr 23, 2015 - 9:51 AM
Boosts Boeing's prospects for smooth 777X transition
Quest Kodiak
Apr 22, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Company’s appearance this week in Lakeland, Fla., comes just one week after the Kodiak made its European airshow debut at Aero Friedrichshafen.
Phenom 100E
Apr 22, 2015 - 2:55 PM
Company’s entry-level Phenom 100E and 300 light jets are being showcased.
Boeing 787 line
Apr 22, 2015 - 12:24 PM
Boeing engineers working with Zodiac to resolve delivery delays
Apr 22, 2015 - 11:36 AM
Available for retrofit or as a factory option, the $30,000 system is being demonstrated by the company on a float-equipped Husky this week.
Airbus Helicopters H225M Caracal
Apr 22, 2015 - 7:24 AM
The Airbus Helicopters Caracel and the Raytheon Patriot missile system will boost the country’s military capability.
New Cessna Caravan interior
Apr 22, 2015 - 4:38 AM
The new interiors, which improve cabin comfort and functionality, are immediately available and customer deliveries have begun.
Mooney M10 mockup
Apr 22, 2015 - 4:30 AM
M10T is a fixed-gear, composite trainer; M10J has more luxury, amenities and a higher-horsepower engine.