Aviation

First Production AW609 Tiltrotor Takes Flight

This maiden flight brings the world’s first commercial tiltrotor closer to certification and delivery to the first customers. The Leonardo…

1 month ago

Italian Canadair CL-415 Crashes During Firefighting Mission

The "water bomber" aircraft was fighting a fire in the mountains near Catania. A Canadair CL-415 aircraft with registration I-DPCN…

1 month ago

Scaled Composites Model 401 Testing Possible Directed Energy Weapon Payload

The mysterious pod appeared two years ago, but a new artwork might shed some light on its function. One of…

1 month ago

‘This is the Real Darkstar’: We Talked With Stratolaunch Ahead of Talon-A Test

Mojave Spotters Get Thrilling View of Stratolaunch Preparing for New Flights. The only thing faster than a Thunderbird sneak pass…

1 month ago

Stratolaunch Prepares for Reported In-Flight Drop Test of Talon Hypersonic Testbed

World’s Largest Aircraft Seen with Engines Running and New Test Payload at Mojave. A tip from one of the most…

2 months ago