Rotorcraft

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

May 2, 2008 - 5:51 AM
Cutting Edge Helicopter Training School opened its doors to student pilots in Derry, Northern Ireland, in late March.
May 2, 2008 - 5:48 AM
AgustaWestland has delivered the first two of its helicopters fitted with interiors styled by Italian fashion design house Versace.
May 2, 2008 - 5:45 AM
Lider Aviaco, Brazil’s largest offshore helicopter service provider, has selected Blue Sky Network to provide satellite-based tracking and logistics servic
May 2, 2008 - 5:44 AM
A former instructor at bankrupt and defunct helicopter school Silver State Helicopters has opened his own flight school in New Braunfels, Texas.
May 2, 2008 - 5:41 AM
Plano, Texas Police threatened to close the airspace over future news events after helicopters from nearby television stations disrupted their attempts to
Apr 21, 2008 - 11:02 AM
Despite the fatal loss of one of its prototypes, Agusta and program partner Bell Helicopter are confident of the success of the AB139 and recently celebrat
Apr 21, 2008 - 10:15 AM
With more than 90 percent of the wreckage recovered, the UK’s Department for Transport’s Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) has released preliminary
Apr 21, 2008 - 6:00 AM
With little fanfare and a lot of crossed fingers, flight test of the embattled Bell Boeing MV-22 Osprey resumed in the final days of May at the U.S.
Apr 21, 2008 - 5:58 AM
The U.S.
Apr 18, 2008 - 11:42 AM
In the aeronautical mountain range, a few peaks are still unclimbed.