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.

Drotams
Mar 21, 2016 - 9:58 AM
SkyVector's easy-to-interpret graphical drone notams–Drotams–will help pilots assess the impact of drone operations.
A5
Mar 14, 2016 - 8:18 AM
Why are angle-of-attack systems not standard equipment in all airplanes?
R22
Mar 7, 2016 - 6:44 PM
Celebrating the rotary-wing world in Louisville, Ky.
Mar 4, 2016 - 4:01 PM
Competition for ramp space comes from aircraft carrying heads of state and show horses
Mar 3, 2016 - 9:40 AM
The Canada company seeks to assist operators with the the programming, zone and channel plans.
Mar 3, 2016 - 9:30 AM
The ‘buoyant sectors’ are helping to offset the challenging oil and gas market.
Mar 2, 2016 - 9:15 PM
Rebtech provide night vision systems for a Russian Ka-32 helicopter operated in South Korea.
Mar 2, 2016 - 3:00 PM
The device improves engine performance by 2 percent.
Mar 2, 2016 - 1:30 PM
The approval covers recurrent training.
LightSpeed Tango
Mar 2, 2016 - 1:30 PM
The company began shipping the headsets at the end of last year.