Bell Helicopter a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), introduced today at Heli-Expo 2015 the new Bell 407GXP. The new aircraft incorporates the reliability and advanced technology of the Bell 407GX platform, and introduces performance improvement, payload increase and pilot workload… Continue reading
AgustaWestland and Bristow Sign Exclusive Platform Development Agreement for the AW609 TiltRotor Programme
Joint announcement made at Heli-Expo with real aircraft ‘on-static’ public premier
- Addressing concepts around operations, regulations, support, configurations, commercial aspects towards certification
- Preparing introduction into the market as the AW609 industrialization phase starts
- Almost 60 customers have already chosen… Continue reading
After detecting what has been described as a “sudden spike in temperature,” a 20-year-old weather satellite used by the US military exploded, sending dozens of chunks of debris hurtling into Earth’s orbit.
According to the US Air Force, the… Continue reading
SALZBURG, Austria – The third race of this year’s air racing World Championship will be staged in Rovinj, Croatia. The stop in Rovinj will replace Sochi, Russia, which unfortunately cannot be conducted due to financial and organizational challenges.
“It… Continue reading
Following consultations between Ilyushin Finance Co, Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company and Belgian airline VLM Airlines, under the previously signed Letter of Intent, the parties agreed to postpone for the third quarter of 2016 deliveries of… Continue reading
BAKU, Azerbaijan, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West today announced an order for three 747-8 Freighter airplanes valued at more than $1.1 billion at current list prices.
“Silk Way Airlines’… Continue reading
Bell Helicopter a Textron Inc. company (NYSE: TXT), announced the sale of 15 Bell 407GXs to the Mexican Air Force (FAM) with deliveries to begin this year. The aircraft will be configured for a variety of parapublic missions.
“We… Continue reading
The U.S. Department of Defense approves ATIRCM for export.
BAE Systems, Inc. today announced that its Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures (ATIRCM) system has been approved for export by the U.S. Department of Defense. The export approval paves the way… Continue reading
Deliveries to US customers to commence shortly
- Success in the super medium twin category evident through strong sales and diverse order book
- Several aircraft delivered to date for SAR, offshore customers worldwide
Finmeccanica-AgustaWestland today announced that the AW189 medium… Continue reading
2 March 2015
With the three additional helicopters, JCG now operates a Super Puma fleet that includes five EC225s and three AS332 L1s. The new EC225s are equipped with the most advanced search and rescue mission systems, and will be… Continue reading
Russia currently uses the Il-476 multi-purpose four-engine strategic airlifter as an alternative to An-70.
Russia’s Ministry of Defense has removed the Antonov An-70 military transport aircraft, jointly developed by Russia and Ukraine, from its national armament program,… Continue reading
March 2, 2015 – Embraer Executive Jets delivered 73 Phenom 300 in 2014, making it the most delivered business jet in the world, according to a report by the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA). Deliveries of this aircraft reached a… Continue reading