Rotorcraft

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

September 20, 2019, 9:16 AM

Leonardo Delivers 1,000th AW139

Leonardo is confident it can go on to deliver 2,000 or even 3,000 AW139s even as competitors target the aircraft with their latest designs.

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AW139 on display
Sep 20, 2019 - 9:16 AM
Leonardo is confident it can go on to deliver 2,000 or even 3,000 AW139s even as competitors target the aircraft with their latest designs.
Airbus Helicopters EC145e
Sep 16, 2019 - 12:48 PM
First U.S.-made Airbus EC145e delivery is part of a 25-ship order from Metro Aviation.
Sep 12, 2019 - 9:45 AM
The emergency airworthiness directive mandates inspections of recently delivered Airbus Helicopters AS350Be and EC130 T2 models.
LUH
Sep 11, 2019 - 11:58 AM
India’s Light Utility Helicopter is virtually ready for production, and a factory is being prepared, but a contract still awaits.
H215 on ramp
Sep 6, 2019 - 10:21 AM
Heavy twin being delivered to German Federal Police
Sep 6, 2019 - 9:42 AM
Helicopter Leonardo is teaming with aviation training company CAE USA to offer training to U.S. government customers
David Balevic
Sep 6, 2019 - 8:27 AM
David Balevic is CHC's new CEO; Imran Hayat named executive Vice President
James Ketchell with gyrocopter
Sep 6, 2019 - 7:54 AM
Adventurer James Ketchell is flying a gyrocopter around-the-world to raise money for charity
Sep 5, 2019 - 9:16 AM
The Louisiana-based helicopter services company emerges from Chapter 11 bankruptcy with new equity capital, $225 million loan.
Sep 4, 2019 - 11:14 AM
U.S. military helicopters flying medevac, SAR missions in the Bahamas following Hurrican Dorian.