Embraer is joining together with Brazilian energy company EDP to pursue research into the feasibility of electric aircraft. Initial efforts are focused on an all electric Embraer EMB-203 Ipanema demonstrator aircraft which the company expects to fly in 2021.
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The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is allowing the Boeing 737 MAX to fly and carry airline passengers again. On November 18, 2020, FAA Administrator Steve Dickson signed an order rescinding the grounding, in effect since March 13, 2019.
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The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has cancelled ABACE 2020 according to a statement from the...
If you have been following the world of eVTOL (Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing) flight you’ve probably heard of Airbus’ Vahana program. The uncrewed aircraft is powered by eight (8) rotors mounted symmetrically on two stub tilting wings.
Lockheed Martin has released a new video of their heavy lift CH-53K King Stallion helicopter. The clip purports to show the USMC helicopter flying in formation, and it does, just very briefly.
Bell Flight has released a new video featuring the networked and stealthy internal stores carrying capability of their entrant into the US Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) program: the Bell 360 Invictus.