Rotorcraft

Dec 28, 2007 - 7:20 AM
Rotorcraft design has reached a plateau and advancements are taking place in incremental steps rather than as major breakthroughs.
Nov 29, 2007 - 6:15 AM
Archrivals AgustaWestland and Eurocopter will join forces on a major environmental research program that will include integration technology demonstrators
Nov 26, 2007 - 11:14 AM
A Boeing Vertol BV-107 operated by Columbia Helicopters of Portland, Ore., crashed in August during a maintenance check flight in southern Montana, killing
Oct 12, 2007 - 11:02 AM
As the month of May came to a close, a team of Boeing engineers were putting the finishing touches to a one-of-a-kind flying machine at an outpost of that
Oct 12, 2007 - 7:54 AM
In the arcane world of helicopter rotor aerodynamics, two concepts that show promise for enhancing safety and performance in the world of high-density-alti
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:56 AM
Just a few months after its official introduction at last winter’s HAI Heli-Expo, the Schweizer 300CBi, an enhanced version of Schweizer’s Model 300CB, is
Oct 8, 2007 - 6:44 AM
Tail-rotor failure appears to be the culprit in the May 4 crash of a Eurocopter AS 350 news helicopter in New York City.
Oct 4, 2007 - 10:18 AM
It should come as no surprise that citizen groups opposing helicopter operation over Manhattan are using the aftermath of September 11 to lobby lawmakers f
Jul 25, 2007 - 6:47 AM
Retrofit technology that could turn the Pentagon’s fleet of Black Hawks and other helicopters into 200-knot, high-altitude speedsters, and later be applied