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, 2008 - 6:22 AM
Bell Helicopter expects its commercial product backlog to reach $2 billion by the end of the year.
Mar 20, 2008 - 10:49 AM
Find out why Patriarch Partners founder Lynn Tilton bought MD Helicopters and where it’s going today, why she might buy a bankrupt very light jet manufactu
Mar 19, 2008 - 11:52 AM
Mike Redenbaugh took over the CEO’s office at Bell Helicopter’s Fort Worth, Texas headquarters in May and now faces some formidable challenges–including ge
Mar 19, 2008 - 11:22 AM
Bell Helicopter Textron announced the recent deliveries of three helicopters–a Bell 412, 206B-3 and 430–to customers in vastly different industries and too
Mar 19, 2008 - 11:21 AM
Amid feverish speculation that the 2005 show might be rattling around the mighty Excel exhibition centre in London’s docklands, this year’s Helitech, held
Mar 19, 2008 - 9:50 AM
Tom Macdonald, the Osprey V-22 chief test pilot, received the Iven C.
Mar 19, 2008 - 9:48 AM
Robinson Helicopter delivered its first R22 piston single in October 1979.
Mar 19, 2008 - 9:46 AM
In separate ceremonies at last month’s NBAA Convention, Bell/Agusta announced the sale of a corporate AB139 to American International Group and Eurocopter
Mar 19, 2008 - 9:42 AM
The fatal crash on September 20 of an American Eurocopter AStar operated by Las Vegas air-tour operator Sundance Helicopters killed all six of the rotorcra
Mar 19, 2008 - 9:40 AM
Keystone Helicopter of West Chester, Pa., signed a five-year nonexclusive contract with Sikorsky Aircraft to provide executive completions for the new S-92