Rotorcraft Rotorcraft Aircraft

News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft.

Dec 8, 2006 - 6:28 AM
The Carabineros de Chile has ordered four AgustaWestland A109 Powers for law enforcement, search-and-rescue and transport operations.
Dec 7, 2006 - 6:14 AM
The recent delivery of the last of 16 AgustaWestland Super Lynx 300 helicopters to the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) has boosted export prospects for a pr
Dec 6, 2006 - 1:27 PM
The first Bell/Agusta BA609 tiltrotor performed its first full conversion to airplane mode in Texas this past August.
Dec 6, 2006 - 12:53 PM
Iranian customers have recently placed orders for 15 locally built Shahed-278 light helicopters, but suppliers from around the world see Iran as a market r
Dec 6, 2006 - 10:26 AM
The Empire Test Pilots’ School (ETPS) has announced the launch of a new 13-week rotary-wing flight test course set to begin next August.
Dec 6, 2006 - 9:55 AM
Under a memorandum of agreement (MoA) between Bell Helicopter and Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) signed yesterday, the latter is to begin production of
Nov 29, 2006 - 4:59 AM
Accentuating the positive attributes of helicopters for business travelers, Eurocopter is displaying here at the EBACE show two of its most popular twin-en
Nov 29, 2006 - 4:50 AM
Two companies well known for supplying market data to the business aviation industry have turned their attention to the helicopter market, but they will be
Nov 16, 2006 - 6:57 AM
India’s Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd.
Nov 15, 2006 - 10:59 AM
The first of four Super Lynx 300 maritime helicopters destined for South Africa is on display here at the Farnborough airshow at Finmeccanica’s Outside Exh