News and developments about airplanes, helicopters and unmanned air vehicles used in all varieties of operations, including airlines, military, business, commercial, general aviation and private.
Aerion’s AS2 supersonic business jet is more than a needle-nose concept whose time has finally arrived.
Since observing the program since its inception, Spain has eyed participation in the Future Combat Air System, which has now been formalized
The next indigenous Chinese airplane scheduled to fly has nearly reached final assembly.
Bombardier delivered 137 bizjets last year, down one from 2017, and expects to hand over 150 to 155 this year as it ramps up production of its Global 7500.
The last two A380s, for Emirates Airline, will roll off the assembly line in 2021.
The Abu Dhabi-based airline tempers its ambitions to compete globally with high-powered Gulf neighbors.
The UK has committed to a range of high-tech programs including the acquisition of swarming drones an adjunct to manned aircraft.
The Russian narrowbody flew sorties as long as four hours in duration at altitudes as high as 32,000 feet.
Design work on new Initium auxiliary power units has begun in San Diego.
The Qatar Amiri Air Force has formally accepted its first Dassault Rafale, while training of personnel is being undertaken n France.