Rotorcraft

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

Jan 23, 2008 - 9:26 AM
Asked to visualize an environmentally “green” helicopter, most of us would think of a rotorcraft that was quiet.
Jan 23, 2008 - 9:21 AM
Jimmie Leroy Shriver, 53, of Summersville, Miss., was sentenced by U.S.
Jan 23, 2008 - 9:18 AM
As first presented to the public, the Bush Administration appeared ready, willing and able to open the homeland defense purse strings to allow first respon
Jan 23, 2008 - 9:14 AM
Commercial aeromed helicopter operators are claiming that Maryland state officials are overstepping their authority in a bid to impose additional rules res
Jan 23, 2008 - 9:13 AM
Helicopter services firm CHC Helicopter has stated that third-quarter profit rose nearly 40 percent as higher contract rates and lower interest costs offse
Jan 23, 2008 - 9:10 AM
File this one under the heading “what were they thinking?” The U.S.
Jan 23, 2008 - 9:02 AM
Ending a roughly one-year tenure as president and CEO of Enstrom Helicopters, and just a few weeks after HAI’s Heli-Expo show where he sketched a bold new
Jan 22, 2008 - 11:10 AM
Eurocopter, at a news conference in Paris today, disclosed its results for last year, saying it achieved an all-time high in sales that surpasses those for
Jan 21, 2008 - 12:08 PM
“It’s a far different business today from what it was when I moved to Alaska 26 years ago,” Richard “Lash” Larew, executive v-p of Era Aviation, told <stro
Jan 21, 2008 - 11:45 AM
“Environmentally sensitive logging.” It’s a phrase that seems almost a contradiction in terms.