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.

SR20
Feb 22, 2016 - 11:09 AM
Learning to fly the Cirrus SR20 was an education in modern training technology.
ForeFlight
Feb 22, 2016 - 9:33 AM
Pilots can learn how to file ICAO-format flight plans to prepare for the October 1 switch from the FAA domestic flight plan filing system.
R44
Feb 22, 2016 - 8:09 AM
The new lower-cost R44 is aimed at flight schools and utility operators, and it will offer optional air-conditioning.
Feb 18, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Pratt & Whitney, China Eastern sign V2500 overhaul agreement.
Feb 18, 2016 - 1:14 AM
The helicopter will provide two 429s each to the Indonesian National Police and the Indonesian Ministry of Transportation.
Feb 17, 2016 - 9:15 PM
Pacific Aerospace has reached the production milestone of 100 PAC-750 aircraft.
Feb 17, 2016 - 7:00 PM
Cessna Aircraft (Textron, Chalet CD15)
Feb 17, 2016 - 3:45 PM
The ‘new Ameco’ expands in MRO market.
airplane
Feb 16, 2016 - 11:10 AM
Hawker Pacific’s FBO network extends from four locations in Australia to Malaysia, Singapore and China
Feb 15, 2016 - 12:35 PM
The FSF scheduled safety workshops in Singapore, Asia and Latin America in the spring and summer of 2016 to progress the Global Safety Information Project.