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.

NTSB Chairman Deborah Hersman, left, and Margaret Gilligan, FAA associate administrator for aviation safety.
May 28, 2012 - 10:45 AM
The FAA has asked a federal appeals court to temporarily suspend a lawsuit challenging the exclusion of cargo airlines from its new pilot duty rule.
The 2012 RAA convention brought news of new plans for turboprop-powered airliners.
May 28, 2012 - 10:40 AM
Pilot shortages, rising costs and new rules are creating yet more headaches for regional airlines.
C295
May 25, 2012 - 11:40 PM