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.

May 25, 2017, 7:33 AM

Trade Row Threatens Canada’s Fighter Replacement Plans

An interim—and controversial—buy of Super Hornets may fall victim to row with US over alleged subsidies to Bombardier.

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Pilatus PC-24
May 21, 2017 - 7:06 AM
First production airplane is already painted in its final livery, and certification and the first delivery planned for the fourth quarter.
Gulfstream G500
May 21, 2017 - 5:32 AM
Having launched four new aircraft over the past decade, the airframer is highlighting the G500 and G600 at EBACE.
May 21, 2017 - 5:00 AM
With its cues taken heavily from the airframer's new streamlined flagship Global 7000 interior, the Canadian airframer affirms its family style.
BBJ 737 interior
May 21, 2017 - 3:08 AM
Customers include the governments of Poland and the Netherlands, and military operators for the P-8 and KC-46 tanker.
May 21, 2017 - 12:01 AM
Solutions include avionics upgrades, new maintenance programs and an improved landing gear system available for retrofit.
Denali fuselage sections
May 20, 2017 - 12:16 PM
Engineers have started fabrication of the first static, fatigue test articles and initiated testing with the fuel system iron bird.
Gulfstream G500
May 20, 2017 - 6:44 AM
Aircraft flew from Savannah to Paris in 7 hours and 40 minutes, covering the 3,788-nm/7,015-km distance at an average speed of Mach 0.90.
Embraer Executive Jets Lineage 1000
May 20, 2017 - 3:00 AM
GAMA reported an overall 6.5 percent increase in business aircraft deliveries for the first quarter of 2016, but results varied among manufacturers.
man in front of airplane being interviewed
May 19, 2017 - 1:00 PM
The new Pilatus PC-24 business jet is due to enter service at the end of 2017.
EBACE ramp shot
May 18, 2017 - 8:00 AM
EBACE will once again showcase the worldwide business aviation industry's products and services.