Rotorcraft

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

Jul 30, 2015 - 2:34 PM
Boeing Australia is the prime contractor for a new training system for Army and Navy pilots
Jul 28, 2015 - 9:49 AM
Man attempting to be the first pilot to solo circumnavigate the globe in a Robinson R22 ditched in Davis Strait.
Jul 21, 2015 - 4:25 PM
The Army is shedding more than 300 helicopters as it transitions to a twin-engine fleet.
Jul 21, 2015 - 12:36 PM
Order is the result of a framework agreement signed in December between the two companies that could see Rosneft take up to 160 AgustaWestland helicopters.
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:24 AM
Started in 1955 with a single contract to supply helicopter crews to oil companies operating in the Persian Gulf, the firm is a global powerhouse.
North Sea operator helicopters on ramp
Jul 20, 2015 - 3:56 PM
Critical data being shared globally.
Jul 20, 2015 - 2:53 PM
Bristow and its clients will be able to see the position of Bristow aircraft at any time on an interactive map using satellite tracking signals.
Sikorsky S-92
Jul 20, 2015 - 8:32 AM
United Technologies had been publicly shopping Sikorsky since at least February, and the Lockheed-Sikorsky deal had been telegraphed for weeks.
Jul 17, 2015 - 1:02 PM
Equipment manufacturer targets small cockpits.
Jul 17, 2015 - 12:57 PM
The landing area the pilot selected was near several light poles.