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.

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
ANA’s first 787 Dreamliner rolled out of Boeing’s paint hangar in Everett, Wa...
Aug 15, 2011 - 11:42 AM
Boeing expected the 787 Dreamliner to complete its type certification testing over the weekend, pending final analysis of function and reliability data col
The left wing for the first MRJ takes shape at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ T...
Aug 15, 2011 - 7:52 AM
Mitsubishi Aircraft’s official launch of the proposed 100-seat MRJ100X will likely have to wait at least another year, or until after the first flight of t
U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and Navy Admiral Mike Mullen, chairman...
Aug 15, 2011 - 5:25 AM
Defense spending cuts of some $350 billion over the next decade contained in the new debt-limit legislation passed by the U.S.
A U.S. Air Force F-22 at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska. The fifth...
Aug 15, 2011 - 5:20 AM
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Europe’s rival medium-size airlifters–the Airbus C295 (inset) and Alenia C-27...
Aug 15, 2011 - 5:15 AM
Airbus Military and Alenia announced new orders for their rival medium-size tactical transports.
At least six U.S. government agencies and 13 defense contractors were victims...
Aug 15, 2011 - 5:05 AM
Newly released information on cyber attacks against the U.S.
Aug 10, 2011 - 5:58 AM
The backlog for Airbus’s A320neo family seems to grow on a daily basis of late, most recently with today’s conversion of an MOU signed in June during the <
Aug 9, 2011 - 11:20 AM
The eighth edition of the Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (<a href="http://www.abag.org.br/labace2011/labace2011.htm">Labace</a>)