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.

Two Tu-160s in flight
Jun 25, 2015 - 7:37 AM
In addition to an upgrade program for 16 survivors from earlier production.
refugees in boat
Jun 25, 2015 - 3:52 AM
Italian aircraft carrier will lead efforts to rescue, and stem the tide of, migrants crossing the Mediterranean.
Jun 24, 2015 - 2:30 PM
Move from 1.3 per month to take effect next March
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