Rotorcraft

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

January 20, 2022, 1:16 AM

Enstrom Helicopters Shutters, Files Bankruptcy

Enstrom delivered more than 1,300 helicopters during its 64 year history.

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Jan 27, 2022 - 12:28 PM
HAI unveiled its program in October to provide small and cost-conscious operators assistance with implementing SMS.
Bell CV-22 (Photo: Bell)
Jan 26, 2022 - 5:53 PM
Eyeing long-term maintainability of the USAF Osprey fleet, Bell is swapping out nacelles with ones that are more maintainable, robust.
Airbus Helicopters order activity (Chart: Airbus Helicopters)
Jan 26, 2022 - 12:12 PM
Despite sales uptick, Airbus Helicopters CEO Bruno Even warns that a pre-pandemic market recovery is still two to three years away.
Jan 21, 2022 - 10:53 AM
Skyports has acquired Falcon Heliport, one of only two public heliports in London, and will develop it as a potential vertiport for eVTOLs.
Jan 21, 2022 - 8:29 AM
Airbus produced more than 1,100 Dauphin series helicopters over 40 years.
Jan 20, 2022 - 1:16 AM
Enstrom delivered more than 1,300 helicopters during its 64 year history.
Jan 14, 2022 - 1:23 PM
"Flight cancellations and operational disruptions will be a reality," ALPA warns.
Jan 12, 2022 - 11:13 AM
EC-135 was attempting emergency landing
Jan 11, 2022 - 10:27 AM
While it appears the airlines and telcos have cut a deal on 5G C-band roll-out, biz and rotorcraft appear out in the cold.
Jan 10, 2022 - 9:48 AM
The Gendarmerie Nationale has ordered 10 new Airbus H160 medium twin helicopters.