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.

Il-106 drawing
Jan 28, 2016 - 9:06 AM
The Ilyushin Il-106 could be a replacement for the An-124s that are no longer supported by Ukraine.
Jan 27, 2016 - 3:05 PM
CEO cites 737 to 737 Max transition, 747-8 rate cut
Proposed Northrop Grumman JStars platform
Jan 27, 2016 - 1:48 PM
The U.S. Air Force served notice that it will
Cessna Citation Latitude
Jan 27, 2016 - 1:24 PM
Citation deliveries could near 200 in 2016, while revenues are projected to climb to $5.1 billion.
Gulfstream G450/500 production
Jan 27, 2016 - 12:43 PM
Shipments of “green” Gulfstreams will decrease by about 6 percent this year, though revenues are expected to climb thanks to a better mix.
Jan 27, 2016 - 9:00 AM
NBAA's 2016 Leadership Conference will be held in San Antonio, Texas, from February 22 to 24.
French President Hollande with Indian Prime Minister Modi
Jan 26, 2016 - 7:31 AM
But contract for 36 Rafales remains to be signed, and most details of the helicopter deal remain undefined.
Jan 25, 2016 - 11:16 AM
Franco-Italian turboprop manufacturer to put new sales emphasis on Iran, China and the U.S.
Jan 25, 2016 - 11:02 AM
delay is partially due to testing of its emergency recovery parachute during the fourth quarter, which took longer than expected.
KC-46A first refueling flight
Jan 25, 2016 - 8:58 AM
The new tanker offloaded fuel to an F-16C flying over Washington state, completing a key milestone toward KC-46A low-rate initial production.