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

Jul 17, 2015 - 12:57 PM
The landing area the pilot selected was near several light poles.
H130 in flight
Jul 17, 2015 - 11:31 AM
More expensive than the EC130B4, the H130 targets operators that mix aerial work and passenger transportation.
Jul 17, 2015 - 7:22 AM
Safety group plans to keep the focus on further reducing accident numbers.
Jul 16, 2015 - 3:31 PM
Christopher Martino joins HAI following a 30-year career with the U.S. Coast Guard, where he led Aviation Forces.
Jul 16, 2015 - 12:39 PM
AW169s are equipped with a variable speed main rotor, which improves efficiency and reduces the external noise.
Ohio State Highway Patrol Airbus Helicopters H125
Jul 14, 2015 - 11:51 AM
OSHP currently operates two AS350B2 AStars to conduct a wide variety of law enforcement missions.
Jul 14, 2015 - 11:38 AM
Isbell steps into senior leadership post with background in most aspects of the company's operations.
Jul 13, 2015 - 11:10 AM
The helicopter manufacturer is assigning more component subcontracting work to companies in its non-North American customer base.
Jul 9, 2015 - 10:29 AM
United Technologies’ (UTC) board of directors was expected to meet this week to discuss the bids the company has received for its Sikorsky helicopter unit.
Airbus Helicopters Bluecopter
Jul 7, 2015 - 3:14 PM
Based on EC135 light twin, eco-demonstrator helicopter explores single-engine operations for reduced fuel burn.