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.

F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
Oct 10, 2011 - 9:58 AM
The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has gone to sea for the first time. An F-35B short-takeoff vertical landing (STOVL) version landed on the small
BAe 146-200
Oct 10, 2011 - 7:40 AM
Corporate versions of the British Aerospace (BAe) 146 and other variants of the regional jetliner will continue to be supported by the OEM following the $1
Aerion supersonic business jet
Oct 10, 2011 - 7:20 AM
Aerion Corp. says it has gained traction among aircraft manufacturers with its new aerodynamics consultancy–Aerion Technologies.
Nextant 400XT
Oct 10, 2011 - 7:00 AM
Nextant Aerospace received FAA supplemental type certificate (STC) approval last month for its 400XT conversion for the Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP.
Mitsubishi MU-2
Oct 10, 2011 - 6:00 AM
Barrington Irving, the youngest pilot and the first African American to fly solo around the world, will welcome 50 students from Las Vegas’s Rancho High Sc
DH-6 Twin Otter life-extension fuselage
Oct 10, 2011 - 4:50 AM
Engineering modification house Ikhana Aircraft Services (Booth No. C7116) expected to receive FAA supplemental type certification (STC) of its DH-6 Twin Ot
Total Eclipse
Oct 10, 2011 - 4:00 AM
Eclipse Aerospace CEO Mason Holland said the company is currently building two refurbished Total Eclipse jets a month and still hopes to eventually start u
Interior of Skylander SK-105 twin turboprop
Oct 10, 2011 - 3:50 AM
Demonstrating its technological range and capabilities, UK-based Cobham (Booth No.
Quiet Wing-designed winglets
Oct 10, 2011 - 3:40 AM
Wing-tip extensions–known as winglets–that reduce aerodynamic drag and improve fuel efficiency and range have become familiar features on a variety of busi
Oct 10, 2011 - 3:10 AM
Ram Company, a specialist in electromechanical and fluid management design, is exhibiting at the NBAA show for the first time and is promoting its solenoid