Rotorcraft

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

Aug 15, 2018 - 1:18 PM
Brazil's helicopter manufacturer is celebrating four decades of building Airbus helicopters designs for the local market
Aug 15, 2018 - 8:46 AM
Airbus Helicopters subsidiary has been operational in São Paulo for over a year with its on-demand helicopter booking service
Bell 525 Relentless
Aug 14, 2018 - 1:22 PM
The super-medium twin flew during outside air temperatures of up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit.
The Gualter/TAG area of the static display
Aug 13, 2018 - 12:05 PM
Gualter Helicopteros describes 2018 as “a year of transition,” with fewer used-helicopter sales to broker as Brazilian political uncertainties persist.
Aug 13, 2018 - 10:45 AM
APS has a growing business of servicing and repairing servo actuators. Helibras is the latest OEM to sign up for its aftermarket services
Aug 9, 2018 - 6:04 PM
Sikorsky's compound SB-1 helicopter prototype gains FAA registration numbers
Bell anticipates that the 429 will  be very useful in the Brazilian market in the years  to come.
Aug 9, 2018 - 2:02 PM
Bell expects its 505, 429, and 525 to be useful in Brazilian market.
Aug 8, 2018 - 4:14 PM
The company has added programs for a range of helicopters and has enrolled more helicopters this year so far than all of last year.
Aug 6, 2018 - 11:58 AM
The Interstate Aviation Committee (MAK) and Rosaviatsiya have collected the flight recorders and are analyzing the data.
Aug 3, 2018 - 8:59 AM
Aircraft can execute shipboard landings.