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 high altitude long-line rescue earns Laing Pilot of the Year
From airmail provider to flight training expert, ERAU has proved it can grow and change with the times.
More than 3,000 items will help train future aeronautical professionals
Moves to “rationalize” fleet in the face of declining oil revenues.
The helicopter simulator market is growing globally for Frasca International.
Simpler and safer single-engine helicopter IFR has long been a goal of the rotorcraft industry.
The Torrance, Calif., helicopter manufacturer has delivered more than 700 R66 turbine helicopters.
Rulemaking committee is tackling the difficult subject of changes to FAA and EASA rotorcraft certification regulations.
The simulator is approved for NVG training.
Sequoia is staying ahead of the deadline for data monitoring on helicopter air ambulance flights.