Rotorcraft

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

Oct 9, 2007 - 8:51 AM
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Textron, accusing the Providence, R.I.
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:50 AM
Alexander Lebed, a once-powerful Russian politician, was killed April 29 when the Russian-made Mil Mi-8 helicopter in which he and 19 others were traveling
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:49 AM
It’s been 45 years since President Dwight Eisenhower became the first standing U.S.
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:35 AM
It’s the helicopter equivalent of the “man bites dog” story.
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:24 AM
It has been just over two years since four hijacked jetliners stopped the world in its tracks on what was for residents of the New York City and Washington
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:21 AM
Making its surprise debut at last month’s MAKS airshow just outside Moscow, Kazan Helicopters’ Aktai is a roomy three-seat trainer with an aft cargo cabin
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:19 AM
They say that turnabout is fair play, and that’s evidently what a proactive North Carolina tobacco grower thought he was doing when he sued a local high sc
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:18 AM
Proving perhaps that nothing sweeps cleaner than a new broom, Bell Helicopter CEO Mike Redenbaugh, in the job since late May, has announced plans to move B
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:15 AM
A marginally sufficient 55 percent of the 540-strong force of eligible employees at aeromed operator Air Methods recently voted to approve representation b
Oct 9, 2007 - 4:12 AM
According to a high-ranking official with the Hafei Aviation Industry Co., of Harbin, China, that nation expects to manufacture Eurocopter EC 120 helicopte