Rotorcraft

News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.

May 21, 2019, 6:01 AM

Sikorsky Flies HH-60W as CH-53K Gets Production Award

The HH-60W is to replace the Air Force's aging HH-60G Pave Hawk fleet.

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SEA Prime
May 22, 2019 - 7:16 AM
The July opening of an FBO at Milan's Malpensa Airport just happens to coincide with Milan Linate closing for three months for runway resurfacing.
May 22, 2019 - 3:42 AM
Airbus Corporate Helicopters sold 54 ACH variants in 2017 and 68 in 2018.
Bell V-280 in flight
May 21, 2019 - 11:10 AM
Bell said its V-280 tiltrotor has completed the Army's low-speed agility tests.
May 21, 2019 - 7:35 AM
An existing customer is taking two ACH145s and an ACH160 to renew its luxury helicopter fleet
HH-60W
May 21, 2019 - 6:01 AM
The HH-60W is to replace the Air Force's aging HH-60G Pave Hawk fleet.
Vladimir Putin on ramp
May 20, 2019 - 11:19 AM
The Russian manufacturer has experienced a downturn in sales, but now has an order for 100 Mi-28NMs.
H160 in flight
May 20, 2019 - 9:00 AM
Certification is expected by year-end with first delivery to follow in the last quarter of next year.
May 20, 2019 - 7:25 AM
The Kamov helicopters will fly firefighting missions in Turkey.
May 20, 2019 - 7:01 AM
Deliveries of the upgraded Kamov helicopter model are planned for next year.
Leonardo AW609
May 19, 2019 - 7:00 AM
Leonardo Helicopters CEO said the company is "on the right path."