Rotorcraft

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

Dynali Helicopter H3 EasyFlyer
Jul 20, 2017 - 4:33 PM
Version being imported into the U.S. by Dynali's authorized distributor Hangar 36 will retail for $129,700 and feature the turbocharged Rotax 914 engine.
Jul 19, 2017 - 2:26 PM
The NFL team was approved to contsruct its own helipad at its Florham Park training facility, just minutes away from New Jersey's Morristown Airport
Kaman K-Max
Jul 17, 2017 - 11:31 AM
Chinese agent Lectern Aviation took delivery of the "Aerial Truck" that will serve in a firefighting role in northeast China.
Max-Viz enhanced vision system
Jul 11, 2017 - 12:37 PM
Regulations for enhanced flight vision systems do not currently exist for helicopters flying to onshore or offshore helipads at heliports.
Jul 11, 2017 - 10:18 AM
Columbia is the leading civil operator of tandem rotor heavy-lift helicopters.
Jul 11, 2017 - 10:12 AM
Conditions for return to flight focus around a second-stage planet gear in the epicyclic module of the main rotor gearbox.
Jul 11, 2017 - 8:20 AM
The company has found markets in both the civil and military sectors.
CH-53K King Stallion
Jul 10, 2017 - 12:55 PM
The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command expects to receive seven of the improved heavy-lift helicopters over the next year.
Jul 10, 2017 - 10:48 AM
Twin-engine X6 is the long-awaited successor to Airbus Helicopters' Super Puma.
Jul 10, 2017 - 10:29 AM
Bell has manufactured more than 3,800 LongRangers since production of the helicopter started in 1975.