Rotorcraft

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

Apr 6, 2015 - 10:53 AM
Former president Mick Maurer moves to UTC position, where he will oversee likely Sikorsky spin-off
Apr 1, 2015 - 5:13 PM
Former Royal Air Force search-and-rescue helicopter pilot will start flying missions this summer for the East Anglian Air Ambulance.
Mar 31, 2015 - 4:11 PM
The rotorcraft manufacturer is likely a “parts and pieces” sale.
Mar 31, 2015 - 9:29 AM
The Securities and Exchange Commission alleges Patriarch Partners misled investors about the value of loan assets within fund portfolios.
Mar 27, 2015 - 8:32 AM
Helicopters spend the majority of their flight time at low altitude and wires or other obstacles can be difficult to identify.
Mar 26, 2015 - 11:42 AM
Company laying off 315 more employees and suspending all new external hiring, citing declining production of the V-22 and a softer commercial market.
First MD 530F delivery to Afghanistan
Mar 25, 2015 - 8:49 PM
The first six of 12 new MD 530F armed scout helicopters destined for the Afghan Air Force arrived in Kabul earlier this month.
Mar 23, 2015 - 10:28 AM
Bell again denied patent infringement and accused Airbus Helicopters of unfair “legal maneuvering.”
Mar 22, 2015 - 5:02 AM
Update applies to Part 91, 120 and 135 operations.
Mar 19, 2015 - 9:24 AM
Orders at AgustaWestland subsidiary were up 3.9 percent over 2013 and revenues increased by 8.1 percent.