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.

A350 XWB front fuselage St. Nazaire.
Dec 9, 2011 - 1:32 PM
Airbus starts to join front fuselage for first A350 XWB.
EC725
Dec 9, 2011 - 8:55 AM
Malaysia’s requirement for a new multi-role combat aircraft (MRCA) was a key feature of this week’s Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA)
F136
Dec 9, 2011 - 8:50 AM
GE Aviation and Rolls-Royce ended their self-funded development of an alternative engine for the F-35,
RQ-170
Dec 9, 2011 - 8:45 AM
Iran is claiming to have shot down a stealthy U.S. drone.
MiG-29K on carrier
Dec 9, 2011 - 8:45 AM
The prototype MiG-29K (side number 311) was loaded by crane onto India’s new aircraft carrier in Severodvinsk last month.
Reaper
Dec 9, 2011 - 8:40 AM
The U.S. Air National Guard is conducting training flights with the MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aircraft system (UAS) in restricted airspace around Fort Drum
Dec 6, 2011 - 1:25 AM
Embraer won an order for 11 more 118-seat E195s from Brazilian airline Azul in late October
Boeing 737-800
Dec 5, 2011 - 12:06 PM
Boeing and Airbus await outcome of American restructuring.
Indian airports could benefit from increased foreign investment
Dec 5, 2011 - 9:15 AM
India could allow foreign investment in domestic airlines
Dec 4, 2011 - 12:25 AM
The single-engine Privateer amphibian was to have flown earlier this year, but is currently still under construction, although now in the final assembly ph