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

Oct 30, 2006 - 11:36 AM
The new Bangkok City Heliport is due to open by April, giving convenient access to the center of Thailand’s notoriously congested capital.
Oct 30, 2006 - 11:35 AM
American Eurocopter (AE) is to re-engine and upgrade the U.S.
Oct 30, 2006 - 11:33 AM
Brisbane, Australia-based Aeropower has converted a Volvo truck into a mobile helicopter landing and maintenance facility for its fleet of MD500s, to help
Oct 30, 2006 - 9:07 AM
The United Nations and the governments of India and Pakistan have characterized international response to the October 8 earthquake in the Kashmiri regions
Oct 30, 2006 - 8:08 AM
Last month, Sikorsky Aircraft announced an agreement to acquire privately owned Keystone Ranger Holdings for an unspecified sum.
Oct 25, 2006 - 6:14 AM
Effective December 8, all operators requesting a special traffic management program (STMP) reservation electronically will be required to update their regi
Oct 25, 2006 - 6:03 AM
AgustaWestland is acquiring Bell Helicopter’s 25-percent interest in the AB139 twin-turbine helicopter and increasing its stake in the Bell/Agusta BA609 ti
Oct 25, 2006 - 4:41 AM
The 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
Oct 24, 2006 - 10:28 AM
Since 1991 there have been 127 accidents involving helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) operations, according to Helicopter Association Internation
Oct 23, 2006 - 12:35 PM
Inspectors waded through flooded refineries and helicopters passed over wounded drilling rigs in the Gulf of Mexico early last month, as oil companies stru