Rotorcraft

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

Jul 8, 2014 - 2:45 PM
Three Chinese general aviation operators signed orders and commitments with Airbus Helicopters yesterday for 123 light singles and twins.
Jul 7, 2014 - 1:30 AM
This will be the first S-92 simulator installed in the Middle East.
Jul 7, 2014 - 12:40 AM
Companies no longer plan to team on a new helicopter.
Jul 4, 2014 - 5:15 AM
Investigation began in 2012.
Jul 4, 2014 - 2:30 AM
The jump was Bush’s first from a helicopter and eighth parachute jump.
Jul 3, 2014 - 2:45 AM
These are heady days for the company, under new ownership and with a new model planned for next year.
Jul 2, 2014 - 2:55 AM
Vibration suppressor could be part of a larger system integrated into all Sikorsky helicopters
Jul 2, 2014 - 2:10 AM
Hospitals, EASA agree autopilot improves safety, while BEA finds no record of automation-caused helicopter accident.
Jun 24, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Agency seeks more time to ponder whether to make the New York North Shore Helicopter Route permanent.