Rotorcraft

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

AV500W VTOL UA
Sep 21, 2017 - 3:13 PM
The event in Tianjing also produced news on the Sino-Russian Advanced Heavy Lift helicopter.
Sep 19, 2017 - 9:22 AM
The day-long tours offer something for NBAA attendees to do after the show.
U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Larry E. Reid Jr.
Sep 12, 2017 - 5:06 PM
Civil and military operators joined OEMs in the rescue and relief efforts.
Sep 11, 2017 - 4:19 PM
USHST groups safety enhancements into four categories: IMC and visibility, loss of control, safety management and competency.
Sep 11, 2017 - 3:05 PM
The helicopter crashed during an instructional flight in 2015.
UH-72Lakota_Copyright_Airbus_Group_James_Darcy
Sep 11, 2017 - 11:42 AM
The manufacturer is slated to deliver nine more UH-72s to the Army this year.
Starspeed
Sep 11, 2017 - 10:09 AM
Fairoaks Airport-based Starspeed has 19 helicopters on its air operator certificate.
Sep 9, 2017 - 5:52 PM
The company activated the business continuity plan it developed after 2008's Hurricane Ike.
Sep 8, 2017 - 2:00 PM
The Nigerian company supports the oil-and-gas industry.
V280 in hangar
Sep 6, 2017 - 1:54 PM
The company intends to fly the next-gen tiltrotor in the fall.