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.

The AL-31FN is based on the standard Su-27 engine but is reconfigured to suit...
Jul 18, 2011 - 5:30 AM
China has signed a fifth contract with Russia’s Rosoboronexport for the supply of Saturn AL-31FN military turbofan engines from the MMPP Salyut factory to
The K-Max is one of two contenders for an unmanned cargo lifting requirement ...
Jul 18, 2011 - 5:20 AM
Lockheed Martin flew a K-Max helicopter to NAS Patuxent River to start an evaluation that will result in an <a href="news/single-news-page/article/us-army-
Jul 14, 2011 - 11:40 AM
Brian Humphries, president and CEO of the European Business Aviation Association (EBAA), joined the advisory board of aircraft leasing group Milestone Avia
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Jul 14, 2011 - 11:30 AM
Embraer announced this week that it has joined the fuselage of the first Legacy 500 at its São José dos Campos, Brazil plant.
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Jul 14, 2011 - 11:20 AM
Honda Aircraft president and CEO Michimasa Fujino welcomed members of the media on Tuesday to a rare open house at the company’s new production facility at
Jul 14, 2011 - 9:44 AM
What does the future hold for Dubai Aerospace Enterprise in the wake of this month’s news that its leasing arm, DAE Capital, has cancelled all remaining ai
Jul 14, 2011 - 8:11 AM
A German bankruptcy administrator has seized a private Boeing 737 used by Thailand Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn as part of a long-running dispute betwe
Jul 12, 2011 - 11:30 AM
Nextant Aerospace brushed off a <a href="http://www.ainalerts.com/ainalerts/HBC_Communique_July11.pdf">communiqué</a> sent by Hawker Beechcraft (HBC) on Fr
General Atomics is developing a marinized version of its Predator C jet-power...
Jul 11, 2011 - 6:00 AM
Four American companies will demonstrate concepts for an unmanned carrier-launched airborne surveillance and strike (UCLASS) aircraft to the U.S.