News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.
In certain oil-rich regions of Russia and its federated republics, natural gas is so abundant that it is treated as a waste product of the crude-oil extrac
Petroleum Helicopters pilot Charles Getchell, 56, of Milton, Fla.
Once asked his opinion of the almost 200-mi island stretching from the towers of Manhattan to the wet salt marshes and massive summer homes that are the pl
A Eurocopter AS 350 helicopter crashed at the Tarnos, France factory of engine maker Turbomeca on March 26, killing company test pilot Eric Fortier, 41, an
Next to fighter jocks, helicopter pilots are probably the most iconoclastic flavor of aviators flying today.
While Bell Helicopter and program partner Agusta Aerospace are pondering their next moves in the ongoing saga of tiltrotor development (<i>see page 1</i>),
No stranger to the skies, New York mayor Michael Bloomberg’s piloting skills are part of his well known resume.
By now all the major arguments for helicopter use are well established, right? Time-saving hops over crowded urban areas.
Pledging to build already successful long-time central Atlantic coast helicopter support and repair operation Keystone Helicopter into a $350 million busin
In the latest development of a helicopter program that could best be described as “better late than never,” Indian state-owned aerospace builder Hindustan