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 - 6:27 PM
Leat will collaborate on installations on AW109 and AB 412, while Erickson will work with Astronautics on certification and other legacy applications.
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:23 PM
The 62-gallon tank is installed in the helicopter’s baggage compartment.
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:14 PM
The group has seen positive trends in helicopter safety and is working toward the goal of zero accidents.
H145 on ramp
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:08 PM
The German manufacturer looks to deliver its first Level D device early in 2017.
Mar 2, 2016 - 6:05 PM
Helicopter flight data management among the systems on show.
Trekker in flight
Mar 2, 2016 - 5:22 PM
EASA certification is expected by year-end.
Mar 2, 2016 - 5:10 PM
The company is working on the next generation Explore with new cockpit and a number of other upgrades, as well as a new 6XX attack helicopter.
Mar 2, 2016 - 3:00 PM
The device improves engine performance by 2 percent.
Mar 2, 2016 - 2:20 PM
Designed with Robertson Fuel Systems, the new direct replacement fuel tank for the AS350 and EC130 will provided added safety in crash situations
Mar 2, 2016 - 2:15 PM
Preparing to make changes its rotorcraft pricing products, the company invites reviews and suggestions