General Aviation

News and issues concerning general aviation, specifically airplanes and helicopters powered by piston and alternative engines (i.e., non-turbine powered aircraft). Subjects include aircraft, engines, personnel, acquisitions, accidents, safety, security and training.

Jun 21, 2017 - 3:10 AM
S. S. White Technologies is offering flexible rotary shafts that deliver synchronized power to operate the Nexcelle O-Duct TRAS LEAP-1c engines.
Jun 20, 2017 - 9:42 AM
GoDirect Connected Maintenance predicts when mechanical parts need to be fixed or replaced.
Antonov An-132
Jun 20, 2017 - 4:34 AM
The two companies will develop aftermarket solutions related to the aircraft’s platform
Jun 19, 2017 - 8:57 AM
The new Elixir two-seater will fly for up to seven hours on a 110-liter (29-gallon) tank of fuel.
Jun 16, 2017 - 8:24 AM
Bell is seeing stabilization of the commercial market and preparing to return the 525 to flight test status.
Banning
Jun 10, 2017 - 11:52 AM
The U.S. is losing too many airports, and the big reason is lack of support from local communities.
May 22, 2017 - 2:46 AM
The engine series, derived from the former Walter M601 engine family acquired in 2008, now has 16 applications and is certified in 12 countries.
May 20, 2017 - 11:03 AM
Textron can now install the flight deck into newly manufactured Cessna 172s, 182s, T206s, Bonanza G36s and Baron G58s.
May 20, 2017 - 8:25 AM
The light single fleet has accumulated more than 1.8 million hours since the helicopter's 2001 service entry.
May 17, 2017 - 1:23 PM
The results of a survey conducted by the Aeronautical Repair Station Association show unfilled job vacancies, would dent the industry's bottom line.