Rotorcraft

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

BrightNite
Jun 17, 2015 - 2:10 PM
Elbit Systems has introduced a new system that provides pilots of utility helicopters with the same kind of DVE capability as attack helicopter crews.
Jun 17, 2015 - 9:10 AM
Operator praises safety, reliability of S-92 optional system
Airbus Helicopters X6
Jun 17, 2015 - 1:40 AM
Turbomeca proceeds with 3,000 shp engine demonstrator, aimed at heavy helicopters.
Jun 17, 2015 - 12:10 AM
Flir to supply Star Safire 380-HD.
Airbus Helicopters H160 first flight
Jun 16, 2015 - 9:01 AM
Turbomeca Arrano engines to replace Pratt & Whitney Canada PW210Es in a few months.
Jun 16, 2015 - 3:20 AM
Star Safire 380-HD selected as preferred electro-optical system for the H145 T2 and H135 P3/T3.
Jun 15, 2015 - 12:26 PM
Milestone ups order with Airbus Helicopters, while signing LOI for 20 Bell 525 Relentless.
Jun 15, 2015 - 10:50 AM
Officials signed a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday at the Paris Air Show.
Sikorsky S-76 in flight
Jun 15, 2015 - 7:10 AM
Parent company still has to make up its mind about selling or spinning off Sikorsky.
Russian Helicopters Mi-26s
Jun 13, 2015 - 11:30 AM
The constantly evolving Mi-8/17 family of helicopters accounted for more than half of all shipments in the past several years.