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.

Momentum is gathering for unmanned aircraft to operate in U.S. civil airspace
Aug 29, 2011 - 7:20 AM
Air transport industry groups accept the inevitability of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) flying in civil airspace.
Aug 29, 2011 - 5:30 AM
The midsize Gulfstream G150 received type certification from Brazil’s ANAC, as well as the Civil Aviation Administration of China.
Aug 29, 2011 - 5:05 AM
The loss of service from automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) stations in the Gulf of Mexico last summer exposed the risk inherent in the FAA
The first two F-35As fly in formation. Flight tests have resumed after a rece
Aug 29, 2011 - 5:00 AM
Flight tests of the Lockheed Martin F-35 resumed after a two-week grounding.
The Russian-powered version of the Mi-38 (left) made its debut at the Moscow
Aug 29, 2011 - 4:45 AM
The first example of the Mi-382 helicopter (S/N 38011) made its debut in the static display at the Moscow Air Show (MAKS 2011).
British Defence Minister Liam Fox confirmed an order for more Chinooks. (Phot
Aug 29, 2011 - 4:40 AM
Boeing and Sikorsky are gaining new export business worth over $2 billion for Chinook and Black Hawk helicopters, respectively.
Aug 28, 2011 - 12:25 PM
Boeing recently marked the 15th anniversary of its Boeing Business Jets division with delivery of a BBJ to Deer Jet Airlines of Beijing, the third of four
Aug 28, 2011 - 7:50 AM
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