Rotorcraft

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

Dec 6, 2007 - 6:03 AM
Boise, Idaho-based Aviation Specialties Unlimited has installed night-vision goggles in Reach Air Medical Services’ Agusta A109, Bell 407 and BO 105 fleet.
Dec 6, 2007 - 6:01 AM
FH1100 Manufacturing will offer all-turbine pilot training in the Florida panhandle beginning in May.
Dec 6, 2007 - 5:51 AM
Turbomeca is investing approximately $50 million to expand production and product support activities at its Grand Prairie, Texas facility.<br /><br />The a
Dec 6, 2007 - 5:49 AM
Simplex Manufacturing has launched a new fire attack system for the Kamov Ka-32.
Dec 6, 2007 - 5:48 AM
Columbia Helicopters will send a second Boeing Vertol 234 Chinook to Papua New Guinea, to work on heli-rig contracts with local exploration company Oil Sea
Dec 6, 2007 - 5:46 AM
AgustaWestland is to supply 10 A109 Powers for border patrol duties in Libya, as part of an $87 million (U80 million) program intended to establish a domes
Dec 5, 2007 - 12:08 PM
In the wake of an NTSB recommendation that urges the use of terrain awareness and warning systems (TAWS) in aeromedical helicopter operations, the technolo
Nov 30, 2007 - 5:44 AM
Robinson Helicopter and Rolls-Royce are making progress with their partnership on the Robinson R66.
Nov 30, 2007 - 5:41 AM
In a major deal announced at the Dubai Air Show last month, Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of the Interior ordered 40 Sikorskys.
Nov 30, 2007 - 5:39 AM
Sikorsky subsidiary Schweizer is developing a derivative of the existing Schweizer 333 light single.