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 17, 2017, 11:23 PM

Boeing: T-X Offering for U.S. Air Force is 'Production Relevant'

The manufacturer has produced two jets from a clean-sheet design to compete for the Air Force's T-X advanced jet trainer requirement.

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Apr 26, 2017 - 12:21 PM
EASA certification allows Swiss International Airlines to fly into London City Airport
Gulfstream G500
Apr 26, 2017 - 12:19 PM
The third G600 is set for flight today, while the G500 recently logged its longest flight at 10 hours and six minutes.
Gulfstream G650 production
Apr 26, 2017 - 11:57 AM
Thanks to the more favorable mix at Gulfstream, first-quarter revenues soared to $2.074 billion, while profits climbed $111 million, to $443 million.
Chinese aircraft carrier
Apr 26, 2017 - 10:53 AM
New versions of the country’s carrier-capable J-15 fighter could equip the new vessel.
Apr 26, 2017 - 10:07 AM
Japan Airlines subsidiary plans to take nine ATR 42-600s to serve Amami Islands
U.S. Navy T-45 Goshawk
Apr 25, 2017 - 4:05 PM
The action follows the temporary grounding earlier this month of T-45C Goshawk jets the service uses for pilot training.
HondaJet at Aero Expo Panamá Pacífico
Apr 25, 2017 - 12:55 PM
N250SS made one stop at Miami Executive Airport on the trip from its base in North Carolina, to Panama.
U.S. Navy F-35C
Apr 25, 2017 - 12:25 PM
The Government Accountability Office estimates that F-35 baseline software testing will continue to May 2018 for an additional $1.7 billion.
Apr 25, 2017 - 10:24 AM
Panama-based Kodiak Central America will represent the Kodiak in Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama.
missile and missile firing
Apr 25, 2017 - 9:39 AM
New developments such as the Zircon and Brahmos pose new threats to large warships.