Rotorcraft: Special Coverage

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

April 6, 2021, 12:06 PM

Safran Signs German Police to New Engine Support Deal

Safran Helicopter Engines has signed a new Support-By-Hour (SBH) contract with the German federal police.

Read More
Apr 8, 2021 - 8:30 AM
Golden Hour honorees, the University of Maryland UAS Test Site Team and Medical Center, developed a drone with monitoring equipment to deliver organs.
German federal police (Bundespolizei), Airbus H120 training helicopters
Apr 6, 2021 - 12:06 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines has signed a new Support-By-Hour (SBH) contract with the German federal police.
Apr 6, 2021 - 9:50 AM
Bell continues to move cautiously on its two marquis electric demonstration aircraft, the Nexus and APT.
Romain Trapp
Apr 5, 2021 - 1:04 PM
Romain Trapp said that it could be “decades” before eVTOL aircraft become integrated into an advanced air mobility (AAM) environment.
AH-64 Apache
Apr 5, 2021 - 5:56 AM
The ROK Army is looking to modernize its gunship fleet through the acquisition of an “Apache-class” helicopter to replace its aging Bell AH-1S Cobras.
Apr 2, 2021 - 1:30 PM
Sole survivor rescued six hours after helicopter's last satellite ping.
Bell 214ST
Apr 1, 2021 - 9:00 AM
Erickson will begin utilizing Bell 214ST in U.S. aerial firefighting.
Leonardo AW169 cockpit view
Apr 1, 2021 - 8:30 AM
ENAV and Leonardo have tested and validated helicopter PBN for the Foggia – Tremiti S. Domino Island route in Southern Italy.
Ascent
Apr 1, 2021 - 6:20 AM
Ascent's website brings together owners and operators wanting to lease aircraft on flexible terms.
Airbus rendering of H175 in NYPD livery
Mar 31, 2021 - 11:59 AM
Airbus is offering its H175 super-medium twin helicopter in the competition to replace the New York City Police Department’s Bell 412s.