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

Mar 22, 2007 - 6:32 AM
Bell Helicopter’s MAPL (modular affordable product line) tail-fan demonstrator took to the air at the OEM’s new XworX research center in Arlington, Texas,
Mar 22, 2007 - 6:19 AM
A new NASA study claims that man-made cirrus clouds formed by commercial jet engine exhaust might be responsible for increased surface temperatures detecte
Mar 22, 2007 - 5:24 AM
The European Aviation Safety Agency in late August certified the Eurocopter EC 225 twin-turbine helicopter for unrestricted operations in icing conditions.
Mar 16, 2007 - 10:50 AM
Bell Helicopter announced last month it is relocating its commercial business unit’s worldwide sales and marketing offices and the Bell Training Academy to
Mar 15, 2007 - 11:41 AM
The number of accidents in all segments of civil aviation last year was less than in 2005, according to the NTSB, with general aviation having the lowest n
Mar 15, 2007 - 8:05 AM
A New York-based NBC TV crew tried to infiltrate a St.
Mar 15, 2007 - 8:04 AM
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is taking over security checks of passengers and baggage at New York City heliports, following warnings th
Mar 14, 2007 - 8:15 AM
A strengthening worldwide market for civil and military helicopters is responsible for keeping senior executives at engine-maker Rolls-Royce jubilant–but n
Mar 12, 2007 - 7:13 AM
Keystone Helicopter of West Chester, Pa., has expanded its accessories capabilities on both the Rolls-Royce 250 and Honeywell LTS101 turboshaft engines.
Mar 8, 2007 - 5:39 AM
Several European helicopter pilots recently formed the Flying Bulls, the only civil helicopter aerobatic team in Europe.