Aircraft

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.

August 21, 2019, 6:05 AM

Japan Firms Up on F-35B; F-16s Approved for Taiwan

Japan formalizes its intent to buy STOVL F-35Bs, while Taiwan’s long-held desire to receive more F-16s finally gets U.S. approval

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Quest Kodiak 100
Aug 23, 2019 - 11:25 AM
Notching another market for its turboprop single, Quest has certified the Kodiak in more than 55 countries.
Aug 23, 2019 - 10:42 AM
The ongoing saga of the Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding for One Aviation continues, but a plan by debtor-in-possession Citiking is progressing.
Aug 22, 2019 - 4:51 PM
Reports of restrictions at two airports are incorrect, Universal Weather says.
Bye Aerospace's eFlyer 4 aircraft
Aug 22, 2019 - 1:38 PM
Charter operator Quantum Air will operate Bye Aerospace electrically-powered eFlyer fixed wing aircraft
Aug 22, 2019 - 12:59 PM
Industry analyst Brian Foley says next recession won't cut as deep as 2008, but airframers won't have emerging markets to fall back on.
EHang 218 Autonomous Aerial Vehicle flying in Vienna.
Aug 22, 2019 - 12:42 PM
China's EHang has developed an electronic fence to prevent autonomous aircraft being operated in areas where they would not be safe.
Aug 22, 2019 - 10:52 AM
Teterboro Users Group will host WebEx meetings to seek pilot input on reducing incidents of intruding aircraft on TEB approaches.
Aug 22, 2019 - 9:25 AM
Svenskt Ambulansflyg is Sweden's new national air ambulance service.
Aug 22, 2019 - 9:16 AM
Air New Zealand profits fall on the effects of rising fuel cost and Trent 1000 engine trouble.
Aug 22, 2019 - 9:05 AM
The charter and management firm now manages and operates five Challenger 300 series business jets, along with a Challenger 604 and Global 5000.