Praetor 500

Embraer Reveals Praetor 500 and 600 Plans at NBAA Conference

The Praetors are aircraft certainly in keeping with their name, leading the way in redefining the characteristics of what a midsize and super-midsize aircraft deliver to the market.

Aircraft Contrail

Is Sustainable Fuel a Reality?

Pollution and sustainability are huge issues in the aviation industry, and they always have been. However, there’s another voice chanting for change.

GE 3D Printed Engine

The Turboprop Engine You Can Print at Home

“This is a pivotal moment,” said General Manager of the Advanced Turboprop program Paul Corkery. “We now have a working engine. We are moving from design and development to the next phase of the program, ending with certification.”

Artist's Rendering of a Lilium Jet Flying

Lilium’s Flying Car Completes its First Test Flight

Lilium was created with one purpose in mind – to build the first ever fully electric VTOL jet. They've just completed their first test flight.

Zunum Aero

Zunum Aero Could Half the Cost of Flying

Zunum Aero aims to cut flying costs by 50% with hybrid-electric propulsion, to “pave the way to a golden era of fast and affordable electric air travel.”

Airbus Hybrid Vertical Takeoff Vehicle

Airbus Patent New Vertical Take-Off Aircraft

Airbus’s latest innovation is a Hybrid VTOL Vehicle that can combine four rotors for vertical takeoff & a propeller that allows it to fly like an aircraft.

Airlander in Flight

Bum Deal as US Sell $100m Aircraft for $300,000

The world’s largest aircraft, the Airlander is a truly magnificent beast measuring 92m long by 34m wide, and 26m in height giving it unparalleled space.

CityAirbus - Airbus Flying Taxi Concept

Airbus Expects Flying Taxis by 2021

Airbus have announced the unthinkable and stated their desire to introduce flying taxis within five years.

Icon A5

Planes for the People: The Icon A5 Makes Amateur Aviation a Reality

The Icon A5 is arguably one of the safest aircraft and employs an anti-spin feature which stops the aircraft from spinning out of control should it stall.

AW609 Helicopter Mode

Cutting-Edge Tiltrotor Technology Moves to Mainstream Market

The AW609 Tiltrotor will fuse the finest aspects of a fixed-wing aircraft and a helicopter into one vehicle, allowing for much greater flexibility.

TriFan 600 Interior

TriFan 600’s Vertical-Takeoff Looks to Revolutionize Aviation

The Trifan 600 is a model which combines the comfort, range, and speed of a typical business jet with the convenience that comes with flying a helicopter.

Fly Your Ideas - Airbus 2015

Brilliant Students Plot the Future of Aviation with 5 New Inventions

Brilliant students from around the world pitch era-defining concepts in Airbus' annual Fly Your Ideas competition. Here are the top 5 entries.