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.

Apr 4, 2016 - 7:48 PM
Avidyne's new synthetic vision features can be displayed on IFD navigators and via Wi-Fi on iPads using its new IFD100 app.
Re-imagined 152
Apr 4, 2016 - 4:32 PM
AOPA President Mark Baker will host two Pilot Town Halls, part of nearly three-dozen activities the association is hosting at Sun 'n Fun.
Apr 4, 2016 - 2:02 PM
Garmin's new G5 standby instrument can also service as a standalone autopilot solution, while the GMA 245/245R audio panels offer "superior" sound.
Sun n Fun
Apr 4, 2016 - 10:23 AM
It will also feature 500 exhibitors, a kids zone play area, tours, aircraft displays, car shows, evening entertainment, educational aviation sessions
Mar 31, 2016 - 2:12 PM
NavWorx ADS600-B transceiver can take advantage of GPS capability of Garmin GNS/GTN navigators and save owners money during installation.
iPad Pro
Mar 24, 2016 - 11:30 AM
The new 9.7-inch Apple iPad Pro is better suited to the cockpit environment than the larger 12.9-inch full-size Pro.
Mar 22, 2016 - 5:24 PM
The city of Santa Monica is appealing dismissal of its 2013 lawsuit, which sought to clarify its title to the Santa Monica Airport property.
Mar 21, 2016 - 9:58 AM
SkyVector's easy-to-interpret graphical drone notams–Drotams–will help pilots assess the impact of drone operations.
Mar 14, 2016 - 8:18 AM
Why are angle-of-attack systems not standard equipment in all airplanes?
Mar 7, 2016 - 6:44 PM
Celebrating the rotary-wing world in Louisville, Ky.