Rotorcraft

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

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
Feb 28, 2008 - 5:25 AM
The Bush Administration’s Fiscal Year 2009 budget request for NASA includes an overall increase for space exploration, but aeronautics research continues t
Feb 28, 2008 - 5:21 AM
The chairman of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the chairs of the six T&I subcommittees outlined what they term an “ambitious”
Feb 28, 2008 - 5:12 AM
At a news conference in Paris in late January, Eurocopter disclosed its results for last year–an all-time high in sales that surpassed the previous record
Feb 28, 2008 - 4:59 AM
Italy-based manufacturer AgustaWestland held its first Italian Corporate Pilot Conference in January.
Feb 28, 2008 - 4:52 AM
Engine maker Turbomeca, project coordinator of the system for mobile maintenance accessible in real time European research program, late in January staged
Feb 28, 2008 - 4:50 AM
Princely Air Ambulance will be Pakistan’s first privately operated air ambulance company, UK-based Medical Aviation Services (MAS), which has entered a tec
Feb 28, 2008 - 4:48 AM
As these pages went to press, Spanish-based operator Inaer was about to close its acquisition of Italian counterpart Elilario.
Feb 27, 2008 - 8:40 AM
Three teams bidding to take over the provision of UK search-and-rescue helicopter (SAR-H) services beginning in 2012 submitted their responses to the initi
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