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.

January 13, 2022, 6:40 AM

New Tu-160M Missile Carrier Makes First Flight

Russia is building up its strategic missile-carrying force by placing Tupolev's mighty Tu-160M “Blackjack” back into production.

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Jan 18, 2022 - 12:22 PM
Growth in the emerging eVTOL industry is spilling over to the Vertical Flight Society, which saw its company membership increase by 20% last year.
Jan 18, 2022 - 11:41 AM
The additional aircraft brings its managed and on-demand charter fleet to 75.
Jan 18, 2022 - 8:45 AM
A new facility in Chengdu, China, to dismantle and recycle aircraft will open by the end of 2023.
Jan 17, 2022 - 12:12 PM
Leasing group Falko Regional Aircraft plans to add up to 200 four-passenger Embraer Eve eVTOLs and also develop an operator network for the aircraft.
EAG hydrogen airliner
Jan 17, 2022 - 11:32 AM
The UK's Electric Aircraft Group says its hydrogen-powered airliner will be able to carry 90 passengers on sectors of up to around 1,200 nm from 2030.
Jan 17, 2022 - 11:31 AM
Business aircraft brokerage and consultancy Altea expects the preowned market to continue to tilt in the seller’s favor for now.
Jan 17, 2022 - 9:29 AM
In addition to airplane types, U.S. authorities approve two radar altimeter models for operation in areas of potential 5G interference.
Jan 14, 2022 - 12:52 PM
Cirrus Aircraft announced its 2022 SR-series model improvements at its Cirrus CX customer experience convention in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Jan 14, 2022 - 12:35 PM
The delivery is the ninth Beechcart King Air 350CER to the U.S. Marine Corps.
Jan 13, 2022 - 11:11 AM
Recent trademark applications confirm that Embraer is pressing ahead with its plans to bring a family of nine to 50-seat aircraft to market.