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 9, 2011 - 11:10 AM
Eurocontrol is trying to improve the accuracy of the <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/europe-oks-tool-for-ets-compliance-259
Aug 9, 2011 - 11:05 AM
BLR Aerospace received FAA approval yesterday for its Ultimate Performance Package (UPP) for the King Air 200GT.
Aug 9, 2011 - 9:25 AM
This is the teaser.
Aug 9, 2011 - 7:20 AM
Airbus has delivered the first center wing box for the <link news/single-news-page/article/a350-xwb-program-continues-apace-22803/>A350XWB</link> from its
Air France and pilots' union SNPL both feel that an interim report into the m...
Aug 8, 2011 - 9:20 AM
The French pilots’ union, SNPL, has withdrawn its participation in the ongoing investigation of Air France Flight 447 (AF447), the Airbus A330-200 that cra
Airbus this spring decided to raise its A320 production rate to 42 a month st...
Aug 8, 2011 - 9:10 AM
Plans call for narrowbody production at both Airbus and Boeing to reach 42 a month by 2014, but the extent to which either company can extend its rates muc
Atlanta’s Hartsfield International remained the world’s busiest airport last ...
Aug 8, 2011 - 9:00 AM
A new report about global air traffic, released last week by Montreal-based Airports Council International (ACI), shows a strong rebound in 2010 after a tw
The HALE-D airship lifts off from Akron at dawn on July 27. The airship was u...
Aug 8, 2011 - 5:30 AM
The flight of the Lockheed Martin high-altitude long endurance-demonstrator (HALE-D) airship ended after less than three hours last week in a forced landin
Lockheed Martin F-16C bound for service with the Royal Moroccan Air Force. (P...
Aug 8, 2011 - 5:30 AM
Lockheed Martin ferried to Morocco the first four of 24 F-16C/D Block 52s being supplied to the Royal Moroccan Air Force from its Fort Worth, Texas, plant
Boeing delivered the first of four 737 AWACS aircraft to South Korea under th...
Aug 8, 2011 - 5:20 AM
Boeing delivered the first of four modified 737-700IGW airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft to South Korea, the second nation after Austral