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

May 25, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Operators in Slovakia and Italy give their reasons for choosing the Bell 429 and 407GX.
May 24, 2016 - 6:15 PM
Through this agreement, HeliSpeed will provide Vector with civil pilots for specific rotorcraft.
May 24, 2016 - 2:05 PM
Deals extended to new models – AW169, AW189
May 24, 2016 - 12:00 PM
The April 29 crash brought back into the spotlight the safety of the H225 in demanding oil platform transport operations.
May 24, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Medium twin test program progressing rapidly, Airbus Helicopters says
May 24, 2016 - 6:44 AM
Training service provider Ascent has awarded the last part of the new Military Flying Training System (MFTS)
May 23, 2016 - 2:30 PM
Helicopter training will start at Gama Aviation’s Fairoaks facility in the UK.
May 22, 2016 - 12:15 PM
Marenco Swisshelicopter has logged around 90 letters of intent for its new SH09 single-engine helicopter.
May 21, 2016 - 9:38 AM
Helicopter manufacturer hopes corporate/VIP market in Brazil, China will rebound soon
Mil Mi-38-2 on static
May 20, 2016 - 12:39 PM
A replacement for Russia's Mi-8/17 helicopters is finally in prospect, now that the Western engines and avionics are no longer included.