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 Russian air force has plans to upgrade all of its Sukhoi Su-25 fleet–now
Aug 22, 2011 - 5:10 AM
More than 50 Sukhoi Su-25s have now undergone a mid-life upgrade and modernization, bringing them to the Su-25SM standard.
The U.S. Army has ordered 180 of the new AeroVironment Puma, a hand-launched,
Aug 22, 2011 - 4:50 AM
<a ></a>Responding to an urgent operational requirement generated by the “surge” of American troops in Afghanistan, the U.S.
Boeing plans to deliver the 747-8F to Cargolux early next month.
Aug 19, 2011 - 7:46 AM
Boeing received FAA and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification today for the new <a href="news/single-news-page/article/paris-2011-boeings-74
Aug 19, 2011 - 3:54 AM
Sukhoi’s T-50 fifth-generation fighter program has made significant strides since the first aircraft (T-50-1) flew at the Knaapo factory’s airfield back in
Aug 18, 2011 - 11:00 AM
Flexjet, Bombardier’s Texas-based fractional ownership program, launched a Learjet 85 program yesterday.
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft senior v-p Chet Fuller (left) and Ilyushin Fin
Aug 18, 2011 - 10:51 AM
Bombardier Aerospace might well have secured its place in the Russian airline market during the Moscow Air Show (MAKS 2011) this week, when the country’s l
Aug 18, 2011 - 5:44 AM
United Continental Holdings announced that the first of its 50 <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/boeing-787-on-home-stretch-t
Aug 17, 2011 - 7:21 AM
Boeing confirmed today that it completed all flight tests required for type certification of the Rolls-Royce-powered 787-8 Dreamliner this past weekend.
Aug 16, 2011 - 10:43 AM
Hawker Beechcraft (HBC) Global Customer Support has received FAA supplemental type certification for the <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/ain-and-ainalert