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.

Brazil’s 15.1-percent growth in traffic demand led all domestic markets in Ju
Sep 2, 2011 - 11:20 AM
June traffic statistics released by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) showed a slight softening in demand for both air travel and freight
The Engage Corridor Project’s first trial flight of an Air Canada A330 on Aug
Sep 2, 2011 - 11:15 AM
Flight trials to demonstrate new procedures intended to improve fuel efficiency and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of international flights crossing
A French Air Force Harfang UAV returns to Sigonella, Sicily, after its first
Sep 2, 2011 - 9:30 AM
By the time that Tripoli fell with surprising ease to rebel forces, NATO had flown more than 20,000 sorties during Operation Unified Protector.
The upgraded Mi-26T2 was displayed at the recent Moscow Air Show  (Photo: Vla
Sep 2, 2011 - 9:25 AM
The <a href="news/single-news-page/article/paris-2011-rostvertols-upgraded-mi-26t2-looks-for-sales-in-india-30142/">Mil Mi-26T2 upgrade</a> made its debut
The U.S. Department of Defense does not expect China’s Chengdu J-20 stealth f
Sep 2, 2011 - 9:20 AM
The first publicly observed flight of the <a href="news/single-news-page/article/chinese-j-20-stealth-fighter-takes-flight-28172/">Chengdu J-20</a> stealth
The mini-UAV that crashed in Pakistan close to the Afghan border was disguise
Sep 2, 2011 - 9:15 AM
Boeing will deliver the first 747-8 Freighter on September 19, to launch cust
Sep 2, 2011 - 6:31 AM
Boeing announced today that it will deliver the first <a href="news/single-news-page/article/boeing-747-8-freighter-completes-flight-testing-30772/">747-8
CRJ production will remain stable for the time being while Bombardier attempt
Sep 1, 2011 - 11:25 AM
Bombardier Aerospace continues to suffer from what executives characterized as a soft market for regional aircraft.
Sep 1, 2011 - 11:20 AM
Yesterday Bombardier reported a healthy overall jump in fiscal second-quarter profits to $211 million, a 53-percent leap from last year’s $138 million.
Sep 1, 2011 - 11:10 AM
Demand for charter flights during September looks set to flatten out, according to the latest projections from online charter portal Avinode.