Aircraft

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.

May 25, 2017, 7:33 AM

Trade Row Threatens Canada’s Fighter Replacement Plans

An interim—and controversial—buy of Super Hornets may fall victim to row with US over alleged subsidies to Bombardier.

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May 15, 2017 - 2:07 AM
The first flight of the Stratos 714 single-engine jet last year shows that the program is back on track.
May 13, 2017 - 2:58 PM
The AG600 is designed for a variety of parapublic and military missions.
May 12, 2017 - 7:08 PM
Company says regulatory agencies support the decision to fly
Honda Aircraft HA-420
May 11, 2017 - 4:59 PM
Overall, the general aviation industry shipped 434 airplanes worth $3.6 billion in the first three months.
Mustang production line
May 11, 2017 - 3:46 PM
More than 470 of the entry-level jets were delivered during its 12-year production run.
F-35 rollout
May 11, 2017 - 1:35 PM
Plans call for the first flight of the inaugural F-35B rolled out of the Cameri final assembly and checkout facility to take place in August.
May 11, 2017 - 12:35 PM
Aircraft and helicopter survivability against missile attack could be significantly improved, says company
May 11, 2017 - 10:53 AM
FTV3 joins a flight-test program that has been demonstrating “excellent system reliability” since it got under way in November.
May 11, 2017 - 9:50 AM
U.S. airframer collects order for eight 737 Max 9s while European group adds order for 30 A321s
airship in flight
May 11, 2017 - 8:43 AM
Modifications have been made after last year’s heavy landing. But firm customers are still awaited.