Rotorcraft

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

Apr 16, 2014 - 9:34 AM
Easing regulations and further opening of the airspace is helping helicopter sales grow by an average of 20 percent per year in China.
Apr 16, 2014 - 9:05 AM
The Japanese police force is replacing an aging Bell 412 with the AgustaWestland AW139.
Apr 16, 2014 - 9:00 AM
Avion Pacific sold 16 helicopters last year and plans to add services to continue growing.
Apr 15, 2014 - 10:05 AM
Under Sikorsky’s Matrix technology program, a modified S-76 is to perform a fully autonomous flight in an obstacle-rich environment this year.
Apr 15, 2014 - 10:00 AM
Yunnan Jingcheng Group will be the first company in China to take delivery of an S-76D.
Apr 14, 2014 - 10:04 AM
Sino-US Intercontinental is the non-exclusive distributor for civil AgustaWestland helicopters in China.