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

MD 530F is unloaded from C-17 Globemaster III
Aug 30, 2016 - 11:19 AM
MD Helicopters over the last two years has produced 24 armed MD 530F helicopters for the Afghan Air Force, in addition to earlier trainers.
Aug 29, 2016 - 12:03 PM
Credit rating agency Moody's downgraded Erickson's $355 million bond debt two full notches to Caa3, assigning it a very high credit risk.
Aug 29, 2016 - 10:34 AM
H175 will be used by Mexico's Transportes Aéreos Pegaso for oil and gas operations in the Gulf of Mexico
Aug 29, 2016 - 8:00 AM
This week at LABACE, Bell Helicopter is displaying a VIP-configured 429, a 407GXP and a mockup of the new 505.
Aug 25, 2016 - 8:55 AM
Industry views this as key to increasing the number of IFR operations and improving safety.
3D Robotics Solo quadcopter
Aug 24, 2016 - 4:38 PM
The cabinet-level department will make the small rotary-wing drones available for use by its constituent agencies.
patient transport by helicopter
Aug 23, 2016 - 11:15 AM
In many cases air medical providers are compensated significantly below the cost of providing the service, say operators.
Bristow Group Louisiana flooding rescue
Aug 17, 2016 - 11:17 AM
Bristow crews retrieved people from flooded homes, small boats, levees and high ground surrounded by floodwaters.
Aug 17, 2016 - 10:16 AM
Long-term financing plan needed.
Cicare Model 7B
Aug 17, 2016 - 9:31 AM
The small, family-owned company has its sights set on several development projects.