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.

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
Dec 21, 2016 - 11:27 AM
Production of the DA62 and DA40 models to move from Austria to Canada, and there may be fresh investment in the D-Jet program.
Dec 21, 2016 - 10:24 AM
Miami-based Aeronautical Engineers Inc., expects to covert 100 CRJ passenger jets to the freighter version over the life of the program.
Dec 21, 2016 - 10:08 AM
First of its Pratt-powered Airbus narrowbodies now scheduled to enter service in next year’s fourth quarter