Rotorcraft

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

helicopter interior
Jul 10, 2016 - 4:00 PM
“Grandeur” features the latest advances in ergonomic design and high-end furnishings in a large, highly customizable cabin.
cockpit
Jul 10, 2016 - 7:00 AM
The Bell Helicopters V280 is being prepared for a first flight in September 2017.
helicopter
Jul 10, 2016 - 1:45 AM
Technology insertions by 2018 will improve the AH-64E’s fire-control radar, increase interoperability with unmanned aircraft.
helicopters
Jul 9, 2016 - 4:00 AM
CAE has further enhanced the helicopter training facility at RAF Benson
helicopter
Jul 8, 2016 - 2:00 AM
Company claims generic weapons system will provide affordable solutions.
Jul 6, 2016 - 4:38 PM
A Bell 525 flight-test vehicle (FTV) crashed on July 6 while on a test flight from the company's XworX facility in Arlington, Texas.
Jul 5, 2016 - 11:20 AM
The helicopter was en route to pick up a patient in Yreka, Calif., and none of the crew on board was injured.
Jul 5, 2016 - 11:09 AM
The system incorporates lightweight components and is certified for more than 10 different layouts.
Jul 5, 2016 - 2:30 AM
The UK cargo-hook manufacturer’s Hawk 8000lb system was selected for inclusion on the Bell 525 Relentless.
Jun 30, 2016 - 1:30 PM
Move is designed to thwart a proposed plan by Helicopter Flight Services (HFS), operating as HeliNY, to establish a helitour base from a barge.