Rotorcraft

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

Feb 27, 2008 - 8:32 AM
Equipment manufacturers are striving to provide effective, reliable obstacle detection, as collisions with obstacles, notably wires, account for a signific
Feb 27, 2008 - 5:56 AM
Guimbal Hélicoptères has plans to take on the ubiquitous R22 in the training market.
Feb 27, 2008 - 5:50 AM
March 3 is the final date by which the user community can file its comments on the FAA’s Oct.
Feb 26, 2008 - 5:33 AM
The largest civilian helicopter school in the U.S.
Feb 14, 2008 - 10:56 AM
Several state attorneys general are looking into the activities surrounding the bankruptcy of Silver State Helicopters and its founder, Jerry Airola.
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:33 AM
Having apparently found a sweet spot in serving the offshore oil market, Denmark-based Dancopter has grown fast since it started operating helicopters in 2
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:32 AM
Pentagon sources confirmed to <strong>AIN</strong> that Lockheed Martin has been ordered to stop work on the development of a second block of AW-101-varian
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:28 AM
Mayo Medical Transport took delivery of a new Eurocopter EC 145 in December.
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:27 AM
Eurocopter delivered the first two EC 225 medium twins in China to the Ministry of Communications in Zhuhai late last year.
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:26 AM
The SNPL, the French chapter of the ALPA pilot union, has called for a new strike among EMS helicopter pilots, claiming it is not satisfied with either the