Rotorcraft

News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.

Feb 12, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Budget-Constrained Helicopter Choices in Malaysia
Feb 12, 2016 - 12:00 PM
Boeing further participates in Make In India
Feb 12, 2016 - 9:11 AM
New models of legacy airframes take advantage of advances in technology
Jeff Pino
Feb 6, 2016 - 12:03 PM
Pino owned the P-51D Mustang, “Big Beautiful Doll,” since early 2014, and that October made a successful gear-up landing in the airplane.
Liberty Helicopters
Feb 4, 2016 - 10:03 AM
Reductions will begin in April, with an elimination of all Sunday flights, followed by 20 percent cuts each in June and October and 10 percent in January.
Airbus Helicopters H225
Feb 3, 2016 - 10:28 AM
Airframer drops improved Turbomeca Makila 2B engine, thus limiting weight increase.
U.S. Army AH-64 Apache helicopter
Feb 1, 2016 - 4:00 PM
The National Commission on the Future of the Army has recommended that the Army National Guard keep some AH-64 Apache attack helicopters.
Bell 505 Jet Ranger X in flight
Jan 28, 2016 - 9:18 AM
Bell 505 JetRangerX and 525 Relentless will boost Bell Helicopter next year, but shipments and revenues this year are expected to be flat.
Jan 28, 2016 - 8:35 AM
The Army is transitioning its basic training and basic combat skills training flying from the Bell TH-67 Creek and OH-58A/C Kiowa Warrior to the UH-72A.
Jan 27, 2016 - 12:14 PM
A Norsk Luftambulanse pilot has invented a sensing unit comprising three cameras, a thermometer and a barometer.