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.

Mar 1, 2016 - 8:00 AM
The new Robinson is targeting the trainer and utility markets, with a lower-cost but better-performing two-seat ship.
Feb 29, 2016 - 1:46 PM
The Rotors’n Ribs fly-in will take place on July 15 and 16 in Goshen, Indiana.
Feb 29, 2016 - 11:15 AM
The FAA’s advice is designed to help pilots avoid damage to skids from embedded lighting systems.
Feb 29, 2016 - 11:10 AM
Blessing Award is one of nine HAI Salute to Excellence Awards
Feb 29, 2016 - 11:00 AM
Single-engine helicopter will be used in a variety of roles.
Feb 29, 2016 - 10:00 AM
ITT Enidine’s products are featured on Bell’s new 525 Relentless super-medium twin-engine helicopter.
Feb 29, 2016 - 9:45 AM
Emergency Room nurse spurs new safety criteria for airborne medical transport.
App-based helicopter services did not increase traffic at HTO as expected.
Feb 29, 2016 - 9:30 AM
Growing helicopter operations have lead to noise complaints and restrictions in East Hampton, N.Y.
Feb 29, 2016 - 9:30 AM
Turbomeca USA customer training manager imparts professional philosophy to maintenance technicians.
Feb 29, 2016 - 9:25 AM
Lawrence keeps his unit together in tough times.