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

Sep 26, 2006 - 4:48 AM
Enstrom has received South Korean certification for its full product line and added the 480B to its Brazilian ticket. <br />“We were successful in opening
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:44 AM
India’s Dhruv fleet was grounded in December after Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) identified a fault in the tail rotor blades.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:41 AM
Norsk Helikopter’s third Sikorsky S-92 entered revenue service last month.
Sep 26, 2006 - 4:40 AM
Sikorsky has been awarded FAA certification for its S-76C++ variant.
Sep 25, 2006 - 7:27 AM
Investigations into two accidents involving Eurocopter AS 350 helicopters led the NTSB to determine that the hydraulic pump drive belt (P/N 704A33690004) p
Sep 22, 2006 - 5:36 AM
Although corporate aviation in the nation is limited, New Zealand boasts one of the highest per capita ratios of aircraft operation, with 9,040 pilots in a
Sep 21, 2006 - 7:53 AM
CAE is relocating its Sikorsky S-76 and Gulfstream IV simulators from its SimuFlite facility in Dallas, to its new business aviation training center near M
Sep 21, 2006 - 7:46 AM
At a briefing at February’s Heli-Expo in Dallas, members of the industry’s newly formed International Helicopter Safety Team briefed delegates on their str
Sep 21, 2006 - 7:44 AM
Late last month Sikorsky said it remained “open for business” as a strike by production workers entered its second month.
Sep 21, 2006 - 7:42 AM
Bell’s new high-performance main rotor system flew for the first time at Mirabel, Canada, at the end of February.