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.
A number of aircraft OEMs have selected Continental Motors diesel engines for jet-A-powered light airplanes.
The company recently completed its first aircraft–an M20TN Acclaim Type S–since the new investors took control.
A nonprofit aeronautical and atmospheric science research organization is partnering with a major airframer on a daring glider test project.
Certification for the company’s small amphibian aircraft is expected next year.
Amelia Rose recreated and completed the fatal 1937 journey of her famous namesake.
The new Cessna Turbo Skyhawk JT-A should be FAA certified in 2015 and will retail for $435,000.
Mahindra is renaming its piston GA8 single the Airvan 8.
Keep a sharp eye out for identifying stickers while strolling the static display and you could win a prize.
Kit engine boosts AeroVee to 100 hp and JSX one-person jet kit will cost $130,000, deliveries of both scheduled to begin in the fourth quarter.