Rotorcraft

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

CHC Sikorsky S-92
Sep 23, 2021 - 1:39 PM
Helicopter operator CHC has completed the first flight of a Sikorsky S-92 on sustainable aviation fuel.
Sep 22, 2021 - 11:09 AM
Bell is promoting its new super-medium twin to offshore energy and military customers in the region.
Sep 21, 2021 - 2:50 PM
Deal is Bristow's second for electric aircraft in less than a month.
Airbus H130 Flightlab
Sep 21, 2021 - 10:27 AM
Airbus Helicopters says experimental electric engine backup system could eventually lead to serial production hybrid engine models.
Sep 17, 2021 - 12:22 PM
UK-based helicopter charter booking platform GetHeli added international operators to its database and longer term is looking at eVTOLs.
Airbus H125
Sep 16, 2021 - 10:01 AM
Phoenix PD calls Airbus H125 "best aircraft for the job."
AW169
Sep 16, 2021 - 9:57 AM
Helicopter lessor LCI and Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and Leasing are acquiring 12 more helicopters worth more than $120 million.
Blade
Sep 14, 2021 - 8:09 AM
Blade said it will merge its MediMobility business with Trinity Air Medical, which it has signed an agreement to acquire.
GFC 600H
Sep 13, 2021 - 1:08 PM
Garmin's GFC 600H helicopter flight control system has been certified in the Bell 505, the company's second rotorcraft application for the system.
Sep 13, 2021 - 11:12 AM
Thales has begun flight testing its compact FlytX helicopter avionics suite in a Helicopteres Guimbal Cabri G2.