Rotorcraft

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

Jan 24, 2007 - 9:15 AM
Sikorsky Aircraft of Stratford, Conn.
Jan 24, 2007 - 8:54 AM
While Eurocopter remains the leader in unit sales of civil helicopters, its competitors are honing their products.
Jan 24, 2007 - 7:23 AM
Organizers of this year’s Heli-Expo helicopter show in Orlando hope they can duplicate some of the magic of their business aviation counterparts at the Nat
Jan 24, 2007 - 3:54 AM
Toulouse, France-based aerial work specialist AeroVision is further developing its proprietary aerial cinematography system, which Airbus uses exclusively
Jan 16, 2007 - 11:22 AM
AgustaWestland is acquiring Bell Helicopter’s 25-percent stake in the AB139 twin-turbine helicopter program.
Jan 16, 2007 - 11:16 AM
An ongoing investigation into the August 10 fatal crash of an S-76C+ in the Baltic Sea has led the NTSB to ask the FAA to take “urgent” action on several r
Jan 16, 2007 - 10:34 AM
Following the crash of a Sikorsky S-76 into the Gulf of Mexico, the two pilots and 10 passengers survived several hours in the water before being rescued,
Jan 11, 2007 - 6:28 AM
Sikorsky reported Tuesday that it received FAA certification for its S-76C++ helicopter, an improved version of the S-76C+.
Jan 10, 2007 - 10:11 AM
Investigations into two accidents involving Eurocopter AS 350A and AS 350B2 helicopters led the NTSB to determine that the hydraulic pump drive belt (P/N 7
Jan 10, 2007 - 9:54 AM
Twenty-nine-year-old Chana Daskal, the sole survivor of an Aug.