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.
Factors include the impact of the Chinese economy, airspace regulation and oil price
If Boeing’s new 737 Max 8 proved anything at all during its first flight
The company’s simulators are seeing growing interest in the Asia-Pacific region.
New models of legacy airframes take advantage of advances in technology
The new GTX 345/335 transponders offer 1090-MHz ADS-B OUT and an optional Waas/GPS position source for ADS-B OUT.
The latest complaint targets the city of Santa Monica's efforts to make airport tenants want to leave the airport.
Super Bowl 50 and a visit by President Obama will shut down much of the airspace in the San Francisco Bay Area to most general aviation operations.
Does flying an airplane have a positive effect on Alzheimer's sufferers?
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