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-16 takeoff
Aug 9, 2016 - 12:20 PM
The 'Distant Frontier' training event was a live, virtual and constructive system first, according to developer Northrop Grumman.
MiG-29K landing
Aug 9, 2016 - 7:41 AM
The Admiral Kuznetsov will contribute to the Russian air campaign later this year.
Aug 8, 2016 - 2:05 PM
Charges related to “irregularities” involving sales intermediaries
Aug 8, 2016 - 8:00 AM
A subscale example of the three-engined vertical takeoff and landing aircraft is due to make a first flight by August 2018.
Aug 5, 2016 - 5:07 PM
The latest aircraft delivery data from GAMA shows more than a three percent decline in turbine business aircraft deliveries in the first half of 2016.
Aug 5, 2016 - 3:01 PM
The addition of a fifth aircraft to the G500 test fleet brings the program closer to certification next year.
Aug 5, 2016 - 10:31 AM
The manufacturer is confident that it is working through wing development issues.
Aug 5, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Globals led second-quarter delivery drop, but company executives believe they remain on target for the planned 150 business jet deliveries in 2016.
AW139 in flight
Aug 4, 2016 - 12:38 PM
Pakistan is the latest government customer for the medium twin, according to Leonardo Helicopters.
KC-390 in flight
Aug 4, 2016 - 10:34 AM
The prototype has completed a successful international debut, according to its maker.