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.

Lockheed Martin T-50
Jan 3, 2017 - 2:28 PM
The service expects to make a contract award this year for the $16.3 billion acquisition of a new jet trainer and ground-based training system.
E-8C JStars
Dec 29, 2016 - 1:27 PM
The service expects to award a contract for the JStars Recapitalization program engineering and manufacturing development phase in FY2018.
Dec 29, 2016 - 11:43 AM
Headliners include A350-1000 first flight, C Series EIS.
Dec 29, 2016 - 6:00 AM
AEPP show organizers expect the number of visitors to double for the 2017 event.
Dec 28, 2016 - 9:54 AM
Two years after it merged with Northwest Airlines, Delta deferred the earlier order to 2020 and beyond.
Emirates Airline A380
Dec 27, 2016 - 4:12 PM
The Dubai-based carrier will now take six of the superjumbos in 2018 and six in 2019, postponing the schedule by a year.
Dec 27, 2016 - 9:05 AM
A number of projects came to fruition in 2016.
QF-4 in flight
Dec 27, 2016 - 8:30 AM
The US Air Force retired the classic jet with the final flight of a QF-4 that was serving as an unmanned aerial target.
Dec 22, 2016 - 11:41 AM
Increased maximum takeoff weight helps extend range by 50 percent
Dec 22, 2016 - 10:24 AM
Agreement excludes tentative order for A380s