Rotorcraft

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

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.
H130 in flight
Jul 17, 2015 - 11:31 AM
More expensive than the EC130B4, the H130 targets operators that mix aerial work and passenger transportation.
Jul 17, 2015 - 7:22 AM
Safety group plans to keep the focus on further reducing accident numbers.
Jul 16, 2015 - 3:31 PM
Christopher Martino joins HAI following a 30-year career with the U.S. Coast Guard, where he led Aviation Forces.
AW169
Jul 16, 2015 - 12:39 PM
AW169s are equipped with a variable speed main rotor, which improves efficiency and reduces the external noise.
Ohio State Highway Patrol Airbus Helicopters H125
Jul 14, 2015 - 11:51 AM
OSHP currently operates two AS350B2 AStars to conduct a wide variety of law enforcement missions.
Jul 14, 2015 - 11:38 AM
Isbell steps into senior leadership post with background in most aspects of the company's operations.
Jul 13, 2015 - 11:10 AM
The helicopter manufacturer is assigning more component subcontracting work to companies in its non-North American customer base.
Jul 9, 2015 - 10:29 AM
United Technologies’ (UTC) board of directors was expected to meet this week to discuss the bids the company has received for its Sikorsky helicopter unit.