Vertical Flight https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/45361/more en Bell CEO Hints At Unconventional Helo Future https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-ceo-hints-unconventional-helo-future <div class="node-body article-body">Bell CEO Mitch Snyder has hinted that the manufacturer may not develop a new clean-sheet commercial conventional rotorcraft beyond its Model 525 twin-engine super-medium helicopter. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-ceo-hints-unconventional-helo-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/bell-ceo-hints-unconventional-helo-future#comments Vertical Flight AWIN_BizAv AW.com Business Aviation Top Stories Suppliers Europe Fri, 28 Jun 2019 14:10:00 +0000 1963238 at https://aviationweek.com Bell 525: Bell UAM: Getting the Price Right https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/uam-getting-price-right <div class="node-body article-body">Studies suggest both the traffic and infrastructure are available to make urban air mobility attractive as a premium service.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/uam-getting-price-right" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/uam-getting-price-right#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Program Management Corner Business Aviation AW.com Urban Air Mobility Global Fri, 05 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1945791 at https://aviationweek.com Istock, VOLOCOPTER, KAREm, BELL, AIRBUS A3 Future Air Ambulances Could Become Flying Hospitals https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/future-air-ambulances-could-become-flying-hospitals <div class="node-body article-body">With helicopters playing a growing role in health care systems, Leonardo is envisioning technologies that could enable more treatments to take place inflight.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/future-air-ambulances-could-become-flying-hospitals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/future-air-ambulances-could-become-flying-hospitals#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation AW.com Rotocraft Global Wed, 03 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1943791 at https://aviationweek.com Leonardo Helicopters Opinion: It Is Time To Get Real On UAM https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/opinion-it-time-get-real-uam <div class="field-byline"> Tom Mayor and Jono Anderson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Analysts ponder how to harness the tremendous potential of autonomous mobility in congestion-clogged cities worldwide.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/opinion-it-time-get-real-uam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/opinion-it-time-get-real-uam#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Commercial Aviation AW.com Viewpoint Global rendering Tue, 02 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1943181 at https://aviationweek.com Volocopter The Week In Technology, April 1-5, 2019 https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-april-1-5-2019 <div class="node-body article-body">Digital link for aviation; Composite regional fuselage; Automotive tech for rotorcraft; Medical drone delivery; Unmanned aerial spraying. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-april-1-5-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/future-aerospace/week-technology-april-1-5-2019#comments Future of Aerospace Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Commercial Aviation Technology AWST Global Mon, 01 Apr 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1941791 at https://aviationweek.com Coulson-Unical Plans Firefighting Role For Ex-Military UH-60s, CH-47s https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/coulson-unical-plans-firefighting-role-ex-military-uh-60s-ch-47s <div class="node-body article-body">Coulson will adapt its water-delivery system used on the Lockheed C-130 and Boeing 737 for the Sikorsky Black Hawk and Boeing Chinook.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/coulson-unical-plans-firefighting-role-ex-military-uh-60s-ch-47s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/coulson-unical-plans-firefighting-role-ex-military-uh-60s-ch-47s#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation U.S. ARMY AVIATION AWST Global photograph Wed, 27 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1940641 at https://aviationweek.com Coulson-Unical Engine-Makers Step Up Hybrid-Electric Work To Meet UAM Demand https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/engine-makers-step-hybrid-electric-work-meet-uam-demand <div class="node-body article-body">Helicopter engine-makers pioneer development of hybrid-electric power systems for first-generation urban air vehicles. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/engine-makers-step-hybrid-electric-work-meet-uam-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/engine-makers-step-hybrid-electric-work-meet-uam-demand#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation AW.com Urban Air Mobility Global Wed, 27 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1940671 at https://aviationweek.com Guy Norris/AW&ST Kopter Group To Build SH09 Helicopters In Louisiana https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/kopter-group-build-sh09-helicopters-louisiana <div class="node-body article-body">Kopter Group, the manufacturer of the SH09 single-engine light helicopter, hopes to eventually assemble as many as 100 of them annually at a Louisiana facility.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/kopter-group-build-sh09-helicopters-louisiana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/business-aviation/kopter-group-build-sh09-helicopters-louisiana#comments Vertical Flight Business Aviation AW.com Intelligence North America photograph Mon, 25 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1937871 at https://aviationweek.com Leonardo Sets Up Capabilities As Tiltrotor Certification Approaches https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-sets-capabilities-tiltrotor-certification-approaches <div class="node-body article-body">Japanese operator Nakanihon Air Service is the latest operator to begin evaluating the potential of the commercial tiltrotor.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-sets-capabilities-tiltrotor-certification-approaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/vertical-flight/leonardo-sets-capabilities-tiltrotor-certification-approaches#comments Vertical Flight Aviation Week & Space Technology Business Aviation Defense Rotorcraft AWST Europe North America Tue, 12 Mar 2019 08:00:00 +0000 1933281 at https://aviationweek.com Leonardo Helicopters 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