Rotorcraft

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

Oct 16, 2006 - 8:43 AM
India’s Dhruv medium twin has reportedly impressed state oil corporation ONGC, which manufacturer Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) says has a pressing need for
Oct 16, 2006 - 8:39 AM
Kamov delivered two more Ka-32A11BCs to Spain’s Helisureste on April 22, when mixed Russian-Spanish crews ferried the helicopters to Spain from Kamov’s fli
Oct 16, 2006 - 8:38 AM
A French Internet spare parts supplier claims to save customers up to 25 percent on their repair bills.
Oct 16, 2006 - 8:36 AM
Robinson has handed over its 6,000th helicopter–an R44 Raven II–to a Canadian customer.
Oct 16, 2006 - 8:35 AM
The Republic of Korea agreed to buy three S-92s to fulfill its presidential mission.
Oct 16, 2006 - 8:33 AM
Enstrom has sold two helicopters, a turbine 480B and a piston 280FX, to Hanseo University in South Korea.
Oct 12, 2006 - 5:04 AM
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Oct 11, 2006 - 7:10 AM
Watch for the NTSB soon to release recommendations intended to improve the safety of EMS helicopter operations.
Oct 10, 2006 - 6:38 AM
Bell/Agusta’s BA609 looks nothing like the finished article in the VMSIL.
Oct 10, 2006 - 6:38 AM
Pietro Venanzi took the left seat in the BA609 during the tiltrotor’s return to flight status, at Bell’s XworX center near Fort Worth, Texas, on June 3.