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.
A number of projects came to fruition in 2016.
The US Air Force retired the classic jet with the final flight of a QF-4 that was serving as an unmanned aerial target.
Increased maximum takeoff weight helps extend range by 50 percent
Agreement excludes tentative order for A380s
Production of the DA62 and DA40 models to move from Austria to Canada, and there may be fresh investment in the D-Jet program.
Miami-based Aeronautical Engineers Inc., expects to covert 100 CRJ passenger jets to the freighter version over the life of the program.
First of its Pratt-powered Airbus narrowbodies now scheduled to enter service in next year’s fourth quarter
The single-engine jet made its maiden flight from St. Louis as industry teams awaited imminent release of the T-X request for proposals.
Claims Bombardier benefitted from more than $4 billion in illegal subsidies
The retrofit comes two months after the combined enhanced vision system won U.S., European and Brazilian approvals for the Legacy 500 and 450.