Rotorcraft

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

Nov 4, 2019 - 12:09 PM
Helicopter per seat ride share booking service Blade is expanding into the Los Angeles metro area market.
H145M
Nov 4, 2019 - 11:58 AM
The rapid-action “fog” screen has been successfully implemented for military vehicles and is now being proposed for helicopters
Nov 4, 2019 - 11:15 AM
Bristow restructured with new capital and board of directors.
H225 South Korea
Nov 4, 2019 - 7:15 AM
A Korean Airbus H225 that crashed into the East Sea had a heavy inspection in October.
Nov 3, 2019 - 8:30 AM
Illegal drone flights California forced firefighting helicopters to stand down.
Nov 1, 2019 - 11:46 AM
Developed by Claude Vuichard, the rotorcraft procedure to escape potentially perilous ring vortexes in now in the latest FAA Helicopter training handbook.
Nov 1, 2019 - 9:01 AM
Dart's acquisition of Aero Design boosts its portfolio to over 1,100 STCs.
Oct 31, 2019 - 5:07 PM
A Canadian A-Star crashed after an externally mounted tool bag separated from the helicopter and hit the tail rotor.
K-Max in flight
Oct 31, 2019 - 11:29 AM
Kaman has announced more orders for its heavy lift K-Max, company continues to work on civil unmanned version.
Oct 31, 2019 - 9:13 AM
The Vertical Flight Expo promises a trade show focused on more than just helicopters, by incorporating unmanned aircraft and urban air mobility.