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.

September 14, 2016, 11:26 AM

Atlantic Aviation Files Part 16 Complaint Against City of Santa Monica

The complaint by Atlantic Aviation alleges that the city of Santa Monica is intentionally planning to limit services at Santa Monica Airport.

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Lancair Evolution in flight
Apr 7, 2016 - 10:08 AM
The Lycoming TEO-540-EXP iE2-powered Evolution can cruise comfortably above Flight Level 180 at 232 ktas for 1,800 nm.
Apr 7, 2016 - 9:43 AM
What is better than an all-expense paid trip to central Florida in spring, and a P-51 ride?
George Bye
Apr 6, 2016 - 2:15 PM
AEAC is betting on the efficiency of electric to be a game-changer for basic flight training aircraft.
Apr 6, 2016 - 12:23 PM
WingX's new geo-referencing feature for departure procedures and STARs will be available on iOS devices in the second quarter.
Rotax 915iS mockup
Apr 6, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Turbocharged and intercooled, this Rotax may just replace a few old 150hp piston engines.
Dynon EFIS-D10A
Apr 6, 2016 - 11:25 AM
“Breakthrough” will improve flight safety and reduce avionics upgrade costs for owners of certain type certified aircraft.
Bonanza on ground
Apr 6, 2016 - 10:51 AM
Soloy Aviation originally worked with Allison Gas Turbine Division to secure the original FAA STC for the Bonanza turboprop conversion.
Apr 6, 2016 - 10:30 AM
The STC’d fuel is available for aircraft with mogas STCs, light sport aircraft and more.
Apr 6, 2016 - 9:31 AM
Video series host Brittney Miculka will travel to 10 locations across the U.S. to showcase the best in aviation education.
Icon A5 on display
Apr 6, 2016 - 7:49 AM
Serial Number 1 may be out there, but Icon knows the real customers are just about to see their airplanes.