Rotorcraft

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

Feb 5, 2018 - 8:41 PM
Single production organization approval will simplify production and certification processes, company says.
Feb 5, 2018 - 7:15 PM
Human rights issue threatens supply of Bell's latest Huey derivative, the 412EPI with digital cockpit,
Feb 4, 2018 - 10:12 PM
Esterline has developed a range of advanced avionics that can be built into an integrated solution to meet rotary-wing needs.
Feb 4, 2018 - 2:39 AM
Expanded agreement includes all Airbus rotorcraft
Feb 2, 2018 - 11:56 AM
Name "makes a promise to its customers: whatever the missions, whatever the times, wherever the places, Kopter will get you where you’re going."
Feb 2, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Three UH-60 Black Hawks and three AStars will maintain aerial surveillance for the Super Bowl this Sunday in Minneapolis
Feb 1, 2018 - 1:09 PM
Scott Donnelly, chairman and CEO of Bell Helicopter parent Textron, forecast slightly lower revenues—$3.2 billion—for the helicopter manufacturer in 2018.
Training is a big component of the Singapore Bell facility
Feb 1, 2018 - 11:10 AM
Asia-Pacific regional activity is increasing and for Bell Helicopter, Singapore is at the leading edge.
Frasca International helicopter training device (HTD)
Jan 31, 2018 - 10:24 AM
The device is designed to give operators procedural training at a lower price point.
helicopter
Jan 31, 2018 - 9:39 AM
New leadership team expresses mild optimism; investors register strong disappointment in five-year forecast.