Rotorcraft

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

Jun 2, 2014 - 1:45 AM
Test aircraft Number 1 made more than 70 power-off conversions from airplane to rotorcraft mode.
May 27, 2014 - 3:00 PM
This will be the first S-92 simulator installed in the Middle East when it enters service by year-end.
May 20, 2014 - 2:10 PM
The helicopter manufacturer announced the increased mtow as it gears up for the first delivery.
May 15, 2014 - 2:50 PM
The S-97 is a production-ready, “scaled-up version of the X2 demonstrator.”
May 13, 2014 - 3:35 PM
Start-up manufacturer Marenco Swisshelicopter is testing systems on the prototype.
May 13, 2014 - 3:00 PM
The Arrius 2R features a Fadec and a 3,000-hour time between overhaul.
May 8, 2014 - 1:40 AM
TRU Simulation + Training combines two recent Textron acquisitions to provide pilot and flight crew training.
May 8, 2014 - 1:15 AM
Revenues and earnings were up on the previous year’s figures, but deliveries declined.
May 7, 2014 - 5:50 AM
SAA founder and CEO Henry Hansen will continue to lead SAA and all Avincis’ emergency services in Scandinavia.