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.
The Bad Elf Kickstarter offers four configurations of a new portable, low-cost ADS-B IN receiver.
New version of AC 20-165B includes significant changes to help facilitate ADS-B OUT upgrades.
The FAA's claim that flight-sharing websites offer illegal flights for compensation or hire is supported by an appeals court decision.
Santa Monica Airport Association is preparing a new Part 16 complaint to be filed with the FAA.
Cirrus Aircraft releases the Vision SF50 single-engine jet's performance capabilities.
Icon has tallied more than 1,500 orders for the two-seat folding-wing amphib, and deliveries began in August.
The company’s forte is delivery of information to aircraft owners, operators and maintainers.
Pratt & Whitney Canada announces new, higher-power PT6A-140A for utility aircraft.
Garmin’s angle-of-attack system can be installed under simplified FAA policies that encourage adoption of safety equipment.
The new HawkEye 7200A satellite tracking system is lighter and smaller than previous models.