Rotorcraft

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

Mar 28, 2007 - 6:55 AM
A research program commissioned by the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has produced findings that could lead to safer night landings on offshore helideck
Mar 28, 2007 - 6:53 AM
Rolls-Royce has introduced a new network of service centers that it claims offers “unprecedented” full-capability repair and overhaul (R&O) support to oper
Mar 28, 2007 - 6:48 AM
Progress is being made toward the goal of rotorcraft taking their place in the national transportation infrastructure, according to presenters at January’s
Mar 28, 2007 - 6:39 AM
fter flying the Bell/Agusta AB139, it is easy to see why Amedeo Caporaletti, president of Agusta and CEO of AgustaWestland, believes that this helicopter s
Mar 28, 2007 - 6:35 AM
Eurocopter’s new boss believes that last year’s good sales figures should not hide <br />the need for some changes in the company culture.
Mar 26, 2007 - 12:58 PM
Seacor’s Aviation Division has signed an agreement to have Keystone Helicopters provide maintenance and completions for the more than 160 helicopters it op
Mar 26, 2007 - 12:29 PM
Jeff Hensel leaves the same voicemail every July 23.
Mar 26, 2007 - 10:50 AM
Sloane Helicopters has received Part 145 approval for its new maintenance facility at Enniskillen, Northern Ireland.
Mar 26, 2007 - 10:42 AM
U.S.-based Safe Flight Instrument announced that the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) will certify the company’s Powerline Detection System <br />on
Mar 26, 2007 - 10:41 AM
Ed Bolen, president and CEO of NBAA, described the recently released FAA funding proposal as “one of the greatest threats business aviation has ever faced.