Rotorcraft

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

Mar 2, 2016 - 7:09 PM
The Airbus H125 will serve as an observation platform for climate research.
Vector maintenance
Mar 2, 2016 - 7:06 PM
Vector also has been contracted to perform 12-year inspections and conversions on the AS350.
Mar 2, 2016 - 7:03 PM
The Canadian manufacturer expects STC approval shortly.
Mar 2, 2016 - 7:00 PM
The two companies will engage in joint activities in support of development of the AW609 for the EMS market.
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:59 PM
Growth and capacity expansion are on the agenda.
JA94
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:57 PM
Phoenix recently acquired an H130 with a JA94 installed.
Turbomeca Arriel 2S
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:53 PM
The project will be accomplished at the same time as an airframe retrofit.
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:50 PM
The Van Horn MRBs have an 18,000-hour service life, more than triple the life of current OEM 206B metal blades.
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:42 PM
The Irish helicopter leasing company still sees plenty of opportunity in the leasing marketplace.
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:33 PM
Rolls-Royce is increasing support options for its M250 and RR300 engines.