Rotorcraft

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

Feb 5, 2008 - 4:50 AM
Fidelity Flight Simulation, a Pittsburgh maker of full-motion flight-training devices (FTDs) for fixed-wing aircraft, this month plans to deliver the compa
Feb 5, 2008 - 4:45 AM
The New Jersey State Police (NJSP) aviation unit this spring reached a milestone of successfully flying 25,000 accident-free medevac flights since the prog
Feb 5, 2008 - 4:30 AM
Bringing to reality a deal announced at Heli-Expo last year, Shanghai Sikorsky Aircraft Co.
Feb 5, 2008 - 4:23 AM
The pilots of Dallas-based CareFlite have approved a new contract including a pay hike, ending more than a year of work (and grueling negotiations) without
Feb 5, 2008 - 4:20 AM
Erlanger Medical Center’s Life Force aeromed rescue service has become the first in the U.S.
Feb 4, 2008 - 11:05 AM
Bristow Helicopters is suing Sikorsky and its parent company, United Technologies, for negligence over a crash in which a Sikorsky S-76A plunged into the N
Feb 4, 2008 - 11:03 AM
The Helicopter Association International has approached Congress advocating a significant improvement in the low-altitude air-traffic infrastructure in the
Jan 31, 2008 - 5:11 AM
En route from Wycombe Air Park, northwest of London, to Shoreham on the south coast of England, a Hughes 269C broke into two sections, with the cockpit app
Jan 29, 2008 - 11:07 AM
Bell Helicopter is “optimizing” its product line to accelerate deliveries of its high-demand aircraft, namely the Bell 407, 412 and 429.
Jan 23, 2008 - 10:24 AM
Eurocopter has denied a report in the March 7 Washington Times that it sent spare parts to Iraq for its Gazelle military helicopters.