Rotorcraft

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

Sep 27, 2006 - 5:15 AM
Robinson Helicopter has been recognized as one of Los Angeles’ fastest-growing private companies.
Sep 27, 2006 - 5:14 AM
Chevron has awarded a five-year contract to Bristow Helicopters for services in the North Sea and West of Shetland.
Sep 27, 2006 - 5:13 AM
Aviation Industries of China (AVIC II) and Eurocopter have agreed to the joint development of a new six-ton twin-engine helicopter–the EC 175–to fill the n
Sep 27, 2006 - 5:12 AM
The Republic of Georgia’s “Airclub of Georgia” has taken delivery of a searchlight-equipped Enstrom 280FX for police surveillance missions.
Sep 27, 2006 - 5:11 AM
After several years of precarious business relations, MD Helicopters (MDHI) has reached a multi-year agreement with Kaman Aerospace for the Connecticut com
Sep 26, 2006 - 1:19 PM
Sikorsky Aircraft of Stratford, Conn., recently completed the acquisition of Keystone Ranger Holdings, which includes Keystone Helicopters in West Chester,
Sep 26, 2006 - 11:35 AM
Using what is becoming a popular method of escaping from French jails, three convicts broke out of prison and escaped on a hijacked helicopter on December
Sep 26, 2006 - 5:54 AM
<p align="center"><b>AgustaWestland A109S Grand</b><br /></p> <br /> The order book for this uprated 109 variant currently stands at almost 60.
Sep 26, 2006 - 5:33 AM
After several years of discussion and consultation, the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) will soon present new operating standards to helic
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:51 AM
Canadian Helicopters plans to buy the Max-Viz EVS-1000 enhanced-vision system for some of its onshore helicopter operations.