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.

Jul 23, 2016 - 4:40 PM
The Calvin L. Carrithers Aviation Scholarship will be awarded to four aviation students by mid-August.
Jul 23, 2016 - 2:21 PM
The Texas-based avionics manufacturer received an FAA expansion of its AML STC for its RANGR line of ADS-B transceivers
Jul 23, 2016 - 11:15 AM
Thirty-six NGT-2000 units will be handed out during Oshkosh.
Jul 23, 2016 - 8:30 AM
Prototype of the S-21 Outbound is still under construction, but details will be available at AirVenture
Jul 22, 2016 - 4:39 PM
The manufacturer will host the AirVenture Cup Air Race and offer Zodiac oxygen masks while providing free GC-012 chargers to Oshkosh attendees.
Perlan at OSH
Jul 22, 2016 - 1:23 PM
Last year’s AirVenture star on its way for further high-altitude testing.
Jul 22, 2016 - 12:56 PM
The propeller is lighter weight and increases speed, among other things.
Jul 22, 2016 - 9:43 AM
AEA will present $1,000 awards to five aircraft owners as it eyes the Jan. 1, 2020 deadline.
Hartzell C-28-150
Jul 21, 2016 - 4:22 PM
As it deals with supply chain issues surrounding its new built gear-driven alternators, Hartzell goes the factory-refurb route.
Mars
Jul 21, 2016 - 11:33 AM
EAA AirVenture Oshkosh opens on July 25, welcoming visitors and thousands of aircraft from all over the world.