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 22, 2015 - 8:31 AM
The aviation EFB and navigation app’s latest version supports Apple’s Watch with unique new features for pilots.
Mooney M10 mockup
Apr 22, 2015 - 4:30 AM
M10T is a fixed-gear, composite trainer; M10J has more luxury, amenities and a higher-horsepower engine.
Superior Gemini 100
Apr 22, 2015 - 4:22 AM
The 100-hp Gemini 100, intended for light sport aircraft, will be the first in the new engine family to be fielded by Superior.
Apr 21, 2015 - 2:21 PM
The annual convention of flight simulator enthusiasts will feature live demos of Boston Virtual ATC controllers working with desktop simulator fliers.
Scheme Designers
Apr 20, 2015 - 11:02 PM
The grand prize, a custom desktop aircraft model worth more than $500, will be awarded to the contestant with the most points.
Avidyne IFD540 touchscreen
Apr 20, 2015 - 10:20 PM
All-electric trainer aircraft to include low-power, high-fidelity touchscreen displays from Avidyne.
Apr 20, 2015 - 9:58 PM
Company partnering with SkyVector to provide flight planning, weather and flight-plan filing for attendees at Sun 'n' Fun Fly-In.
Apr 20, 2015 - 5:52 PM
Both units can receive ADS-B subscription-free weather and traffic, as well as meets the ADS-B OUT mandate below 18,000 feet.
Quest Kodiak
Apr 20, 2015 - 12:19 PM
More than 500 exhibitors are booked this year and the number of aircraft coming in for the event is estimated at 10,000, ranging from ultralights to jets.
Apr 13, 2015 - 1:00 PM
The M600 will deliver more range, while the M350 has improved avionics.