Rotorcraft

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

helicopter
Jul 12, 2016 - 11:40 AM
Fuji Heavy Industries—shortly to become the Subaru Corporation—has secured a contract to build the JGSDF’s next utility helicopter.
helicopter
Jul 12, 2016 - 12:10 AM
Having amassed considerable experience operating Mi-8/17s on UN contracts
Jul 12, 2016 - 12:05 AM
The flight test proved Infirno’s high-definition sensor performance and stability in the demanding rotary-wing environment.
H135 on ramp
Jul 11, 2016 - 4:47 PM
Calstar is the first U.S. customer for the twin-engine rotorcraft.
Jul 11, 2016 - 3:55 PM
FLIR Systems has released the new Star Safire 380-HLDc high-definition compact airborne electro-optical infrared targeting system.
helicopter
Jul 11, 2016 - 1:00 AM
The deliveries originated in a massive arms deal the U.S. and Saudi governments negotiated in 2010.
helicopter interior
Jul 10, 2016 - 4:00 PM
“Grandeur” features the latest advances in ergonomic design and high-end furnishings in a large, highly customizable cabin.
cockpit
Jul 10, 2016 - 7:00 AM
The Bell Helicopters V280 is being prepared for a first flight in September 2017.
helicopter
Jul 10, 2016 - 1:45 AM
Technology insertions by 2018 will improve the AH-64E’s fire-control radar, increase interoperability with unmanned aircraft.
helicopters
Jul 9, 2016 - 4:00 AM
CAE has further enhanced the helicopter training facility at RAF Benson