Rotorcraft

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

November 25, 2021, 5:03 AM

Airbus Delivers First Naval Combat H225M to Brazil

The Exocet-armed AH-15B version of the H225M helicopter provides the Brazilian navy with a powerful anti-ship capability.

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Nov 16, 2021 - 11:19 AM
Pratt & Whitney Canada and ADAC Leftrettung are partnering on an SAF test program for air medical helicopters.
Nov 16, 2021 - 11:13 AM
The air ambulance lobby charges federal rules for the new "no surprises" medical billing act favor insurers and sues to block implementation.
Nov 16, 2021 - 3:35 AM
EHA and HAI already have combined efforts on several projects.
CH-53K King Stallion
Nov 15, 2021 - 10:20 PM
Sikorsky’s mighty CH-53K King Stallion is gearing up for operational service as the replacement for the U.S. Marine Corps’ long-serving Super Stallions.
Nov 15, 2021 - 10:00 PM
Kuwait is the first operator in the region of the Airbus H225M Caracal, the most recent development of the evergreen Puma/Super Puma/Cougar family.
Nov 15, 2021 - 3:49 PM
Bell marks 400th Model 429 with delivery to Canadian Coast Guard.
Nov 15, 2021 - 3:08 PM
Bell and MD Helicopters recently announced financial assistance for rotorcraft students.
Nov 15, 2021 - 11:46 AM
Tawazun takes 50 percent stake in VRT500 helicopter program, orders 100 aircraft.
Nov 15, 2021 - 5:21 AM
Bell announced the sale of a Bell 429 to Kuwait International Aircraft Leasing for use by the Ministry of Health.
Nov 14, 2021 - 9:55 PM
Leonardo's civil tiltrotor, on display at Expo 2020 and at the Dubai Airshow, should complete flight testing in August 2022.