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 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.
Oct 1, 2011 - 9:10 PM
Colgan Air grounded the pilots who landed a Saab 340B at the wrong Louisiana airport on September 7, pending the outcome of an internal investigation. Flyi
Federal agents arrested 22 employees at Boeing’s Ridley Park plant, which man
Sep 30, 2011 - 9:04 AM
DEA and FBI agents yesterday arrested 22 employees and former employees of Boeing’s Ridley Park, Pa.
Cessna’s Citation M2 fills the niche between the Mustang and CJ2+.
Sep 27, 2011 - 11:20 AM
Cessna announced a new twinjet derivative yesterday to serve as a step-up for Mustang owners or as a higher entry-level Citation between the Mustang and CJ
A spike in accidents prompted calls this summer from Russian president Dmitry
Sep 26, 2011 - 7:44 AM
The crash of a chartered Yak-42 regional airliner on September 7 in Yaroslavl, Russia, that left 44 professional hockey players dead has prompted calls fro
No one doubts that China’s airliner fleet is set to increase rapidly in the n
Sep 26, 2011 - 7:27 AM
China’s airliner fleet is set to grow more than three-fold over the next two decades, rising from 1,506 in 2010 to 5,118 in 2030, according to the latest “