Rotorcraft

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

Airbus H145 helicopter owned by The Helicopter and Jet Company in flight
Nov 8, 2022 - 12:07 PM
Safran Helicopter Engines will provide support-by-the-hour for The Helicopter and Jet Company's Airbus fleet in Saudi Arabia.
Airbus helicopter in flight
Nov 8, 2022 - 10:25 AM
Airbus Helicopters gained significant new fleet clients for its HCare product support program during this week's European Rotors conference.
Airbus H145 owned by German air ambulance provider DRF Luftrettung in flight
Nov 8, 2022 - 9:50 AM
German air ambulance provider DRF Luftrettung has ordered more Airbus H145 helicopters and additional services from the manufacturer.
Bristow Group Sikorsky S-92 overflying offshore oil rig
Nov 8, 2022 - 9:16 AM
Helicopter services company Bristow Group quadruples net income on modest revenue gains.
Nov 7, 2022 - 11:04 AM
The helicopter went down shortly after departing Italy's Tremiti Islands, killing all seven aboard.
Lotnicze Pogotowie Ratunkowe air ambulance in flight
Nov 7, 2022 - 10:00 AM
Poland's LPR air ambulance service has logged more than 200,000 hours on its PW206B-powered Airbus H135 helicopter fleet.
digital rendering of 5 diverse individuals in front of eVTOL aircraft with colorful clouds
Nov 7, 2022 - 6:33 AM
A study by VFS and Hysky Society urges diversity and inclusion to attract and retain needed engineering talent for new vertical flight programs.
Rocketlab Sikorsky S-92 attempts midair capture of rocket first-stage
Nov 4, 2022 - 2:27 PM
Rocketlab pulls Sikorsky S-92 out of recovery area after telemetry failure.
Bell AH-1Z helicopter in flight firing air-to-air missile
Nov 4, 2022 - 11:15 AM
The delivery of the last Bell AH-1Z helicopter to the U.S. Marine Corps marks the end of an era for U.S. forces.
Uncrewed Sikorsky Black Hawk in flight performing medical supply drop
Nov 3, 2022 - 6:45 AM
An autonomous, uncrewed Sikorsky Black Hawk recently flew a variety of simulated military missions.