Rotorcraft

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

Aug 6, 2014 - 12:55 AM
Equipment maker sees offshore operators as a key market for the device.
Aug 4, 2014 - 4:25 AM
The company sees large-scale opportunities in the oil and gas sector.
Aug 4, 2014 - 3:55 AM
Training with new emergency breathing systems is to start shortly, and a study of body size and shape is already under way to make egress safer
Aug 3, 2014 - 4:45 AM
The Army expected to make a decision on its Joint Multi-Role Program, and Bell believes commonality with the civil 525 gives the Valor an advantage.
Jul 30, 2014 - 3:15 PM
Combining the G1000H with the safety and handling qualities of the 480B make this an exceptional helicopter.
Jul 30, 2014 - 11:15 AM
The all-glass flight deck will offer simplicity, safety and situational awareness benefits to the OEM’s 480B helicopter.
Jul 24, 2014 - 2:00 PM
Bristow has four more AW189s on order.
Jul 22, 2014 - 3:10 PM
LifeRCraft architecture combines a main rotor for vertical takeoff and landing, fixed wings for energy-efficient lift and open propellers for speed.
Jul 17, 2014 - 3:10 PM
Second-quarter revenues at Textron Aviation, which includes Cessna and Beechcraft, climbed $623 million year-over-year to $1.18 billion.