Rotorcraft

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

Safran
Oct 19, 2021 - 9:40 AM
Safran's new Texas assembly line will produce the Arriel 2E engine for the U.S. Army’s UH-72B Lakota.
Oct 18, 2021 - 4:03 PM
A jury has faulted the company for conduct related to foreign military sales.
Leonardo A109SP
Oct 18, 2021 - 9:34 AM
Strong demand continues for medium twins.
Kaman Vy
Oct 14, 2021 - 12:27 PM
Transcend Air has selected Kaman to build its Vy 400 high-speed vertical takeoff and landing (HSVTOL) aircraft.
NBAA-BACE 2021
Oct 14, 2021 - 7:52 AM
Day 2 Keynote brings six AAM Innovators to stage, highlights repaid eVTOL developments.
Oct 14, 2021 - 7:48 AM
AIN senior editor Jerry Siebenmark takes a ride on Blade Urban Air Mobility's helicopter in a demonstration of UAM at NBAA-BACE.
ACH145 over Las Vegas
Oct 14, 2021 - 7:00 AM
Airbus Corporate Helicopters (ACH) has seen its order numbers rise in the aftermath of the Covid pandemic.
Firehawk
Oct 14, 2021 - 12:16 AM
Dart Aerospace will provide the new main firefighting tank for United Rotorcraft's Sikorsky S-70i Firehawk completion.
UH-60V Black Hawk
Oct 12, 2021 - 5:37 AM
The UH-60V is an upgraded version of the UH-60L utility transport helicopter with a state-of-the-art integrated cockpit system.
Oct 11, 2021 - 10:13 AM
Embry-Riddle research finds that helicopter air ambulances have twice the fatal accident rate compared with all other forms of air transport.