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.

September 22, 2017, 8:40 PM

U.S. Air Force Will Test KC-46 to Assess Boom-Scraping Issue

The service has identified three technical deficiencies with the Boeing 767 tanker derivative, now in developmental testing.

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Aug 12, 2017 - 9:42 AM
Latin American market presence expanding for both fixed-wing, rotorcraft
Stephane Leroy
Aug 12, 2017 - 9:16 AM
The Canadian airframer has observed an uptick in business aviation activity and interest in some long dormant countries.
Falcon 8X
Aug 11, 2017 - 6:48 PM
Brazil and Mexico have been bright spots in the Latin American market.
Aug 10, 2017 - 10:14 AM
UK consultancy IBA says market value of new-generation aircraft will suit conversion starting around the turn of the decade.
Embraer A-29 Super Tucano
Aug 10, 2017 - 1:32 AM
The U.S. Air Force is currently evaluating three turboprops and a jet for a potential light attack aircraft requirement.
Super Tucano formation
Aug 9, 2017 - 1:00 PM
Twelve of the Brazilian turboprop light attack aircraft will be supplied via the U.S. foreign military sales system.
787
Aug 9, 2017 - 11:54 AM
Analysts think consolidation could provide leverage against OEM pricing pressures
Aug 8, 2017 - 3:26 PM
Regularly scheduled service from Zurich starts Tuesday
Aug 8, 2017 - 11:30 AM
M-Series turboprops are helping to drive double digit delivery and revenue gains.
Aug 8, 2017 - 10:29 AM
Optimism among top executives tempers concerns of softening in overall market segment