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

Jun 5, 2015 - 10:23 AM
The consequence is reduced production of medium and heavy helicopters.
CHC Sikorsky S-92
Jun 3, 2015 - 11:59 AM
Helicopter is equipped with dual Universal Avionics UNS-1Espw SBAS-FMSs and uses four-axis coupled modes in the pseudo-ILS mode down to circling minimums.
Sikorsky S-97 Raider
Jun 2, 2015 - 1:08 PM
Prototype is representative of a multimission, high-speed helicopter for the U.S. Army, manufacturer says.
May 26, 2015 - 4:16 PM
Deal with JSC Ural Works of Civil Aviation (UWCA) to assemble 407GXPs in Russia will speed their inclusion on the country's aircraft registry.
Boeing AH-6 Little Bird
May 26, 2015 - 2:28 PM
The manufacturer will start production in Mesa, Ariz., for international AH-6i light attack helicopters the Saudi National Guard requires.
Airbus H175 on platform
May 25, 2015 - 8:52 AM
Helicopter performing well for oil-and-gas operators.
May 23, 2015 - 1:17 PM
The HMVS system seeks to actively cancel rotor-induced vibration at its source.
May 22, 2015 - 11:56 AM
A switch illuminates the master caution panel indicating “tailboom” in the event of a failure.
touchscreen cockpit of V-280
May 21, 2015 - 9:10 AM
Touchscreen technology is at the heart of the panel, which won’t be installed in the aircraft until 2025 or 2030.
May 20, 2015 - 2:30 PM
Bell Helicopter has achieved its first European sale for the 407GXP single.