Vertical Flight https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/45351/more en Podcast: Rotary Innovations From Helicopters To eVTOLs https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-rotary-innovations-helicopters-evtols <div class="node-body video-body">From the latest commercial helicopter news to the irresistible growth of eVTOLs and novel hybrid-electric propulsion systems, listen to Tony Osborne and Guy Norris as they discuss the highlights of HAI’s recent Heli Expo 2019 convention from a freezing week in Atlanta.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-rotary-innovations-helicopters-evtols" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/commercial-aviation/podcast-rotary-innovations-helicopters-evtols#comments Podcast Vertical Flight Propulsion Commercial Aviation Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:00:00 +0000 1933531 at https://aviationweek.com Schweizer Light Helicopter Production Expected To Restart In 2020 https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/schweizer-light-helicopter-production-expected-restart-2020 <div class="node-body article-body">Heli-Expo orders for new-build Schweizers confirm the market for the 1950s-era training helicopter.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/schweizer-light-helicopter-production-expected-restart-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/schweizer-light-helicopter-production-expected-restart-2020#comments Vertical Flight Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Rotorcraft AWST Europe Mon, 11 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1932401 at https://aviationweek.com Peruvian Ministry of Defense Kopter Makes Grand Plans For U.S. Market https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/kopter-makes-grand-plans-us-market <div class="node-body article-body">As SH09 certification approaches, Kopter lays out industrialization plan. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/kopter-makes-grand-plans-us-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/kopter-makes-grand-plans-us-market#comments Vertical Flight Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Rotorcraft AWST Global Thu, 07 Mar 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1931251 at https://aviationweek.com Kopter Group Matrix Technology Headlines S-92 Upgrade Plans https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/matrix-technology-headlines-s-92-upgrade-plans <div class="node-body article-body">Matrix technology will enable more automation in the cockpit for offshore and SAR missions.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/matrix-technology-headlines-s-92-upgrade-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/matrix-technology-headlines-s-92-upgrade-plans#comments Vertical Flight Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation AW.com Rotorcraft Global Tue, 05 Mar 2019 14:00:00 +0000 1929531 at https://aviationweek.com Skip Robinson/Sikorsky Sikorsky Demos Autonomy As Key To Its Urban Air Vision https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/sikorsky-demos-autonomy-key-its-urban-air-vision <div class="node-body article-body">Aviation Week flies Sikorsky’s autonomous S-76 testbed as the company reveals its interest in the urban air mobility market.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/sikorsky-demos-autonomy-key-its-urban-air-vision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/sikorsky-demos-autonomy-key-its-urban-air-vision#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Vertical Flight Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology AW.com Business Aviation Top Stories Rotorcraft Top Story - Home Global Mon, 04 Mar 2019 13:00:00 +0000 1928411 at https://aviationweek.com Sikorsky Industry Collaboration Improving Offshore Helicopter Safety https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/industry-collaboration-improving-offshore-helicopter-safety <div class="node-body article-body">Safety improvements are also leading to benefits in daily operations. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/industry-collaboration-improving-offshore-helicopter-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/industry-collaboration-improving-offshore-helicopter-safety#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Rotorcraft AWST Europe Global Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1924721 at https://aviationweek.com Leonardo Helicopters Airbus Anticipates Commercial Urban Air Service By 2025 https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-anticipates-commercial-urban-air-service-2025 <div class="node-body article-body">Airbus’ head of urban air mobility lays out the reasons behind the manufacturers interest in air taxis and its vision for the market. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-anticipates-commercial-urban-air-service-2025" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/airbus-anticipates-commercial-urban-air-service-2025#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Urban Air Mobility AWST Global Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1907561 at https://aviationweek.com Airbus A3 Looking Back at 2018: Vertical Flight https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/looking-back-2018-vertical-flight <div class="node-body gallery-body">Vertical flight was a hot topic in 2018 with heightened activity on electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) aircraft for recreational and air-taxi use.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/looking-back-2018-vertical-flight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/looking-back-2018-vertical-flight#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Vertical Flight Galleries Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Defense Fri, 28 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1899741 at https://aviationweek.com Leonardo Calls For AW169, AW189 Tail Rotor Inspections https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-calls-aw169-aw189-tail-rotor-inspections <div class="node-body article-body">Leonardo Helicopters has issued safety directives to operators of its AW169 helicopter to inspect tail-rotor components following a fatal crash. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-calls-aw169-aw189-tail-rotor-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-calls-aw169-aw189-tail-rotor-inspections#comments Vertical Flight Vertical Flight AW.com Defense Top Stories Operations Europe Wed, 07 Nov 2018 19:14:00 +0000 1878921 at https://aviationweek.com AW169: Julian Herzog JAXA Pilots Japan’s Future in Aviation https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/jaxa-pilots-japan-s-future-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency looks to balance supporting the country’s aerospace industry with enabling new applications for aviation.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/jaxa-pilots-japan-s-future-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/jaxa-pilots-japan-s-future-aviation#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation Space Japanese Aerospace Asia Pacific AWST Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:00:00 +0000 1878661 at https://aviationweek.com JAXA Concepts