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.

Apr 17, 2017 - 10:30 AM
The STC allows operators of Caravans equipped with Blackhawk Modifications engine upgrades to install the True Blue Power lithium-ion battery.
Apr 12, 2017 - 7:00 PM
The all-composite amphibious Oxai M2 Skywave is preparing for first flight and certification this year.
Cirrus’s John Duplaise (left) presented an SR22 model to John Fang of China’s Juhe Aviation
Apr 12, 2017 - 1:45 AM
There are now 100 Cirrus SR-series piston singles operating in China.
Apr 11, 2017 - 3:59 AM
Nearly 3,000 non-primary airports in the U.S. used only a quarter of the $442 million in Non-Primary Entitlement (NPE) grant funds available to them.
Apr 10, 2017 - 9:15 PM
Aeroplex is taking over management of the American Flyers self-serve fuel pump at SMO on an interim basis.
Apr 10, 2017 - 9:01 AM
The mat prevents scratches and decreases maintenance time, says the company.
Apr 7, 2017 - 9:13 AM
Newly added features include a widget for quick access to the latest stories and 3D touch shortcuts.
Apr 6, 2017 - 1:09 PM
The organizers of the first U.S. China GA Business Conference were pleased with the event's success and plan to hold it again next year.
Western Michigan University
Apr 6, 2017 - 10:50 AM
Western Michigan University will offer programs at two facilities on the Florida Gulf Coast.
Apr 6, 2017 - 10:36 AM
The companies completed the installation of the Magnaghi landing gear system on a P180 Avanti II.