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News and issues concerning general aviation, specifically airplanes and helicopters powered by piston and alternative engines (i.e., non-turbine powered aircraft).

Feb 19, 2008 - 11:37 PM
Demand for aircraft in the Asia Pacific region has become increasingly diverse, to the delight of Cessna senior vice president of sales and marketing Roger
Feb 19, 2008 - 1:34 AM
The Britten-Norman Group (B-N) (Stand No.
Feb 19, 2008 - 1:29 AM
Cessna Aircraft has received new orders for 26 single-engine aircraft from companies in the Asia Pacific region.<br /><br />Susi Air of Indonesia placed an
Jan 7, 2008 - 10:11 AM
The diesel-powered Diamond DA42 TwinStar made its first flight on December 9 from the factory at Wiener Neustadt, Austria.
Dec 18, 2007 - 11:15 AM
Mesa Air Group has cut salaries among its senior management by 23 percent; the company will credit the proceeds to US Airways in support of the major airli
Dec 17, 2007 - 11:02 AM
In the past, turboprop singles used for business flying typically did not offer the speed, load capability or systems redundancy of turboprop twins, though
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Oct 3, 2007 - 10:44 AM
Cropdusters fondly call their craft the back-and-forth business.
Oct 2, 2007 - 11:53 AM
Most of the major business airplane manufacturers believe that the growing inconvenience for business travelers on the airlines as a result of increased se
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Jul 31, 2007 - 7:11 AM
Six years after opening its doors, two-and-a-half months after flying its first fully conforming aircraft and less than a month after losing company chairm
Jul 30, 2007 - 11:01 AM
As this issue went to press, Cessna was single-handedly attempting to prove that economies of scale are alive and well in aviation.