Rotorcraft

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

Mar 22, 2019 - 9:11 AM
Impairment charge, lower Air Medical profit contribute to PHI's 2018 $141 million loss
Mar 15, 2019 - 8:00 AM
PHI said it would continue to operate while it restructures under federal bankruptcy protection.
AW109 Trekker
Mar 14, 2019 - 4:00 AM
Leonardo said it holds orders for more than 60 Trekkers from customers in Europe, North and Latin America, and Asia.
Mar 13, 2019 - 4:09 PM
Aided by the success of its helicopter division, Leonardo posts strong 2018 financial results.
Mar 11, 2019 - 11:38 AM
Two were aboard a Bristow Bell 407 that crashed on Sunday near Galliano, Louisiana
Mar 11, 2019 - 11:01 AM
Credit rating agency Moody's downgrades $750 million worth of Bristow debt, citing a variety of company problems
Airbus H145
Mar 8, 2019 - 11:14 AM
Airbus Helicopters took in orders for 43 aircraft at this week's Heli-Expo in Atlanta
Enrico Palermo and Chris Van Buiten.
Mar 7, 2019 - 9:03 AM
Sikorsky suggests that urban mobility solutions might also come from non-aviation companies.
Sikorsky S-76
Mar 7, 2019 - 9:01 AM
Safran has produced more than 12,000 units in the past 40 years.
HAI president and CEO Matt Zuccaro
Mar 7, 2019 - 8:41 AM
Matt Zuccaro says the rotorcraft industry's level of equipage ahead of the FAA's Jan. 1, 2020 mandate, is not where it should be.