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.

Oct 4, 2011 - 8:15 PM
ATR collected orders for a total of 19 new ATR 72-600s from two customers last month, one of which also announced plans to lease another nine of the Pratt
Boeing 737 MAX 8
Oct 4, 2011 - 11:39 AM
Boeing forecasts demand for 7,530 airplanes in North America
AeroVironment’s Puma sUAS
Oct 4, 2011 - 12:50 AM
The expected release in December of a proposed rule governing the operation of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) in the U.S.
Oct 3, 2011 - 10:45 PM
Kenya Airways has finalized the contract for the acquisition of 10 Embraer E190s, the airline announced last month.
Southwest Airlines has flown RNP approaches on just 1 percent of its operations,
Oct 3, 2011 - 4:54 PM
Southwest Airlines’ ambitious fleetwide implementation of required navigation performance (RNP) operations is making slow progress
Oct 3, 2011 - 2:29 PM
Hawker Beechcraft received EASA approval for the Hawker 800XPR yesterday, just weeks after receiving certification from the FAA.
Oct 3, 2011 - 1:56 PM
A Quest Aircraft Kodiak today completed a three-week demonstration tour in Brazil, the Caribbean and other Latin American countries.
Boeing 747-8F
Oct 3, 2011 - 10:51 AM
Cargolux reaches tentative deal with Boeing on 747-8s.
Bell V-22 tiltrotor
Oct 1, 2011 - 11:30 PM
Bell Helicopter is exploring new markets and missions for its Bell-Boeing Osprey V-22 military tiltrotor. <b>The company recently demonstrated the V-22’s s
Moscow Jet Expo 2011
Oct 1, 2011 - 10:20 PM
After being dented by the financial crisis, Russian business aviation is back in growth mode.