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.

Jul 10, 2016 - 9:00 PM
A mix of airlines and leasing companies are set to sign new contracts with Boeing this week.
jet formation
Jul 10, 2016 - 8:00 PM
Despite the gloomy talk after the “Brexit” decision to leave the EU, the UK is pushing ahead with defense procurement plans.
Jul 10, 2016 - 9:20 AM
More than 220 companies showcase their goods and services; new seminar series, “The Hub,” debuts at the pavilion.
airplane flying
Jul 10, 2016 - 2:15 AM
Japanese manufacturer’s long-delayed regional jet but flight testing is starting again in earnest this summer around the U.S and in Japan.
airplane taking off
Jul 10, 2016 - 2:00 AM
Demonstration tour takes turboprop to nine cities across North America
Jul 9, 2016 - 9:30 AM
U.S. company has always led the way in aluminum for aerospace but it is investing heavily in additive manufacturing and other “disruptive” technology.
Jul 9, 2016 - 9:20 AM
Company says delays in transition to FAUB won’t threaten 777X EIS schedule, however.
airplane
Jul 9, 2016 - 7:39 AM
This year, Boeing Aircraft is celebrating its 100th anniversary.
plane being built
Jul 9, 2016 - 1:30 AM
Competing With Boeing’s 787 is one reason Airbus is looking at a larger A330neo, which it launched at the last Farnborough show in 2014.
engines
Jul 9, 2016 - 12:01 AM
The Trent 7000 powerplant for the Airbus A330 Neo represents “a pretty active program,” says Rolls-Royce customer marketing head Peter Johnston.