Rotorcraft

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

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
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:23 AM
Helicopter traffic around the Statfjord and Gullfaks offshore oil fields in Norway was disrupted on December 11 by the incursion of the Russian carrier/cru
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:17 AM
French-based Hélicoptères Guimbal received EASA certification for its Cabri G2 light piston single.
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:14 AM
The Helicopter Association International (HAI) celebrates its 60th anniversary this year with what appears likely to go down as one of the biggest Heli-Exp
Feb 8, 2008 - 6:10 AM
Having found some success with military orders for the Mi-28N and Mi-8/17, Moscow-based Mil is seeking to expand its offerings and attract some interest fr
Feb 8, 2008 - 5:51 AM
North American and European OEMs are proceeding with the development of new models for the booming civil helicopter market across a broad product spectrum,
Feb 5, 2008 - 5:15 AM
Traditionally, helicopters have been used to rescue people who, for varied reasons, have become unwillingly isolated from their fellow man.
Feb 5, 2008 - 4:54 AM
It came as suddenly as a northern Michigan blizzard.
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