Bell XV-15

Oct 5, 2014 - 2:40 AM
The 11-ton model aimed at the offshore market could be flying by 2020.
Oct 7, 2008 - 6:47 AM
The first two prototypes of the Bell/Agusta BA609 civil tiltrotor had covered around 60 percent of the certification flight-test program in more than 350 f
Aug 11, 2008 - 9:45 AM
Unfazed by (or perhaps because of) murmurs from within Bell Helicopter management to the effect that development of the BA609 might be accelerated, Agusta-
May 19, 2008 - 7:15 AM
As spring flooded north along America’s Atlantic seaboard, news from the tiltrotor front began to improve somewhat.
Jan 16, 2008 - 11:03 AM
Like the old blues song goes, “It’s been a long time coming.
Jan 15, 2008 - 5:14 AM
In 1965, Indonesian president Sukarno characterized the tumultuous (he was overthrown) political period to come as “The Year of Living Dangerously,” the ti
Oct 12, 2007 - 10:54 AM
Successfully completing phase one of what will be the world’s first civil certification of a tiltrotor aircraft, veteran convertiplane pilot Roy Hopkins re
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Jun 4, 2007 - 7:28 AM
Bell is planning to add the second 429 prototype to its flight-test effort next month.
Mar 28, 2007 - 7:00 AM
Last June Bell/Agusta completed initial testing of its BA609 civil tiltrotor at Bell’s Fort Worth, Texas flight-test center.