Rotorcraft

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

Aug 9, 2016 - 10:39 AM
The STCs cover more than eight different interchangeable layouts and configurations.
MV-22B Osprey
Aug 4, 2016 - 3:21 PM
The flight of an MV-22B Osprey
Aug 2, 2016 - 10:03 AM
Brazilian armed forces, police and fire departments will use the Helibras helicopters for airspace defense, transporting security personnel during Games.
Artist's rendering of VH-92A Presidential helicopter
Jul 26, 2016 - 1:55 PM
The VH-92A program now moves to assembly, test and evaluation of the modified Sikorsky S-92 commercial helicopter.
Coptersafety
Jul 26, 2016 - 12:31 PM
Company announced an order for five new level-D flight simulators and the construction of a new flight training center.
Jul 26, 2016 - 10:47 AM
FAA expects that four more years will be sufficient time to consider results of noise-mitigation research.
Jul 18, 2016 - 12:49 PM
The system proved its worth in the real world fighting fires in Minnesota.
Composite Helicopters C630
Jul 18, 2016 - 11:47 AM
Announced as a kit project, the C630 will now be a certified model.
Executive-configured H175
Jul 18, 2016 - 11:23 AM
The helicopter will be based on a yacht in Europe.
Scorpion helmet-mounted monocular sight and display.
Jul 14, 2016 - 6:38 AM
The company will provide 400 sets for LAH service after 2020.