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

Aug 11, 2015 - 5:16 PM
Aircraft will join the nearly 150 AgustaWestland light-twin helicopters that are in operation in Brazil.
Bell 429
Aug 11, 2015 - 4:10 PM
Bell Helicopter and Textron Aviation have had a large fleet in Latin America and are confident of selling new and upgraded models into the market.
Aug 8, 2015 - 9:00 AM
With upgraded engines and avionics, new version targets oil-and-gas applications
AgustaWestland helicopter
Aug 7, 2015 - 2:30 PM
The European helicopter manufacturer believes its prospects are good, including for the AW609 tiltrotor.
Jul 30, 2015 - 2:34 PM
Boeing Australia is the prime contractor for a new training system for Army and Navy pilots
Jul 28, 2015 - 9:49 AM
Man attempting to be the first pilot to solo circumnavigate the globe in a Robinson R22 ditched in Davis Strait.
Jul 21, 2015 - 4:25 PM
The Army is shedding more than 300 helicopters as it transitions to a twin-engine fleet.
Jul 21, 2015 - 12:36 PM
Order is the result of a framework agreement signed in December between the two companies that could see Rosneft take up to 160 AgustaWestland helicopters.
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:24 AM
Started in 1955 with a single contract to supply helicopter crews to oil companies operating in the Persian Gulf, the firm is a global powerhouse.
North Sea operator helicopters on ramp
Jul 20, 2015 - 3:56 PM
Critical data being shared globally.