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.

Nov 29, 2011 - 5:15 PM
Pilatus Business Aircraft delivered the 1,100th Pilatus PC-12 turboprop single last week during a ceremony at its facility in Broomfield, Colorado
Nov 29, 2011 - 5:11 PM
Aviation Partners received STC approval from Transport Canada for its high-Mach, blended winglets on 900-series Dassault Falcons last week.
Saudi Arabian Airlines may face stiffer competition in the future.
Nov 28, 2011 - 5:27 PM
Saudi aviation authority breaks free from defense ministry control
Will 737 final assembly stay in the state of Washington?
Nov 28, 2011 - 5:24 PM
Washington state must and can win 737 MAX assembly, says Accenture.
Dubai Air Show 2011 (David McIntosh)
Nov 28, 2011 - 2:15 PM
For most of the past decade at least, the Dubai Air Shows have been impressive if a little predictable in the magnitude of the business trumpeted during th
Patriot MSE test firing
Nov 25, 2011 - 9:00 AM
Lockheed Martin announced that the troubled, tri-national, medium extended air defense system (MEADS)
T-50 PAKFA
Nov 25, 2011 - 8:55 AM
The third prototype of the Sukhoi T-50 fifth-generation fighter made a first flight on November 22
AT-6
Nov 25, 2011 - 8:50 AM
The U.S. Air Force has apparently chosen the Embraer Super Tucano to meet the Light Air Support (LAS)
CN-235 MPA Mexico
Nov 25, 2011 - 8:45 AM
Airbus Military has delivered the first of four CN235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft to Mexico,
Lynx MWAS screenshot
Nov 25, 2011 - 8:40 AM
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) of California belatedly revealed that its Lynx multimode radar