Rotorcraft

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

May 20, 2019, 11:19 AM

Russian Helicopters Keeps Low Profile at HeliRussia’2019

The Russian manufacturer has experienced a downturn in sales, but now has an order for 100 Mi-28NMs.

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Vladimir Putin on ramp
May 20, 2019 - 11:19 AM
The Russian manufacturer has experienced a downturn in sales, but now has an order for 100 Mi-28NMs.
H160 in flight
May 20, 2019 - 9:00 AM
Certification is expected by year-end with first delivery to follow in the last quarter of next year.
May 20, 2019 - 7:25 AM
The Kamov helicopters will fly firefighting missions in Turkey.
May 20, 2019 - 7:01 AM
Deliveries of the upgraded Kamov helicopter model are planned for next year.
Leonardo AW609
May 19, 2019 - 7:00 AM
Leonardo Helicopters CEO said the company is "on the right path."
Transcend Vy 400 rendering
May 18, 2019 - 10:06 AM
Transcend Air plans to inaugurate commercial VTOL service in Boston and New York by 2024.
May 17, 2019 - 10:03 AM
DRF Luftrettung operates a total of 31 helicopter emergency medical services (HEMS) bases in Germany and Austria.
May 15, 2019 - 4:53 PM
Helicopter was on a repositioning flight when it crashed near the West 30th Street heliport.
May 15, 2019 - 9:12 AM
The training guide is designed for student helicopter pilots and qualified pilots transitioning into Robinson aircraft.
AH160 in flight
May 15, 2019 - 7:00 AM
New Airbus H160 already landing orders from diverse users.