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.

F-35 off ski jump ramp
Jun 24, 2015 - 2:06 PM
The technique will be used to launch F-35Bs from British and Italian aircraft carriers.
Jun 23, 2015 - 4:50 PM
The Kodiak is now approved in 29 countries as Quest works to expand its international presence.
Flexjet G450LXi delivery
Jun 23, 2015 - 11:16 AM
First two G450LXis were handed over to Dallas-based fractional provider on June 23.
Honeywell TPE331
Jun 19, 2015 - 7:35 AM
But the indigenous HTT-40 program faces competition from the Pilatus PC-7 Mk II, already in service with the Indian Air Force.
Jun 19, 2015 - 2:25 AM
U.S. subsidiary will handle low volume runs that include shipsets below four units, primarily for the B777 and 747.
Jun 19, 2015 - 2:00 AM
Onboard batteries that will provide power to start the auxiliary power unit and provide emergency backup and buffering for critical systems.
DA42 on static at Paris Air Show
Jun 18, 2015 - 10:47 AM
Sagem and French defense services agency DCI will jointly offer Diamond twins and Patroller UAVs outfitted with Sagem's surveillance equipment
artist's rendering of JStars in flight
Jun 18, 2015 - 10:26 AM
Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman announce partners, joining Boeing as bidders for new radar surveillance jets.
Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James (right) and assistant secretary for acquisition Bill LaPlante
Jun 18, 2015 - 9:31 AM
The field of potential contenders has been adjusted as industry awaits a formal request for proposals.
Scorpion
Jun 18, 2015 - 9:00 AM
The joint venture said it will show the light attack jet to multiple European air forces on its current visit.