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.

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.
Apr 10, 2015 - 10:45 AM
No wiring or hardware changes are needed to replace old radios with TKM navcoms.
Apr 10, 2015 - 7:47 AM
The View app adds graphical weather and traffic overlays, including a looping weather mode.
Service delivery is the watchword for WingsOverAsia, seeing strong interest from potential Chinese clients.
Apr 10, 2015 - 12:10 AM
Company reports on-airport and online aviation businesses are both growing China
Aspen Avionics Evolution display
Apr 9, 2015 - 7:42 AM
The new AOA indicator is completely software-based and requires no additional hardware for installation.