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.

Airbus ultra-rapid air vehicle
Aug 5, 2015 - 12:50 PM
The patent shows interesting features of an Airbus design for an ultra-rapid air vehicle that could carry 20 passengers at up to Mach 4.5.
Aug 4, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Facility to administer certification flight-test program for new regional jet
pilot mission briefing
Aug 4, 2015 - 11:45 AM
Su-30MKI combat jets impressed during a deployment to the UK; more orders likely as India drops MMRCA
Aug 3, 2015 - 3:10 PM
Several installations are in the pipeline for this year on BBJ aircraft.
Aug 3, 2015 - 9:04 AM
Pre-owned aircraft are selling faster and some pricing is improving, but fewer transactions are occurring.
Aug 3, 2015 - 8:08 AM
The government-controlled corporation said it has maintained and extended some relationships, including for the supply of titanium to Boeing.
U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II
Jul 31, 2015 - 3:32 PM
Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 121 at Yuma, Ariz., is the first squadron to begin operations with the fifth-generation fighter.
Malaysian Airlines 777
Jul 31, 2015 - 10:09 AM
The trailing-edge wing flaperon was sent to an aeronautical laboratory in Toulouse, France, for further analysis.
Bombardier CS300
Jul 30, 2015 - 5:24 PM
CEO Alain Bellemare is optimistic by response during the Paris Air Show and says Bombardier has about a half-dozen new prospects in pipeline.
Embraer KC-390
Jul 30, 2015 - 1:29 PM
The Brazilian manufacturer said its defense segment is being affected by reduced government spending and a devalued currency.