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.

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Jul 14, 2016 - 12:15 AM
Canadian engine OEM also signs GTF maintenance agreement with Air Canada for its coming C Series fleet.
Jul 13, 2016 - 4:15 PM
The manufacturer did not identify those first two customers during the announcement at the Farnborough Airshow.
Jul 13, 2016 - 3:45 PM
First industrial-scale Rapid Plasma Deposition plant for aerospace-grade titanium to be operational in New York state by the end of 2017
Jul 13, 2016 - 3:20 PM
Harris has completed deliveries of its ALQ-211(v)9 advanced integrated defensive electronic warfare system.
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Jul 13, 2016 - 12:55 PM
Giuseppe Giordo was introduced as the new president and CEO of Aero Vodochody, the Czech maker of training and light combat jets.
Jul 13, 2016 - 9:00 AM
German manufacturer touts environmentally friendly anti-corrosives, 3D printing, and electronic control components at its display.
airplane
Jul 13, 2016 - 7:10 AM
Private air navigation calibration service adds second light twin piston one month after delivery of its first DA62.
Jul 12, 2016 - 4:05 PM
Latvian flag carrier to take first delivery in October, signs Smart Parts service agreement with Bombardier.
Jul 12, 2016 - 8:05 AM
L-3 has formed a new Commercial Training Solutions division based in Crawley, near London Gatwick Airport.
Jul 11, 2016 - 3:55 PM
FLIR Systems has released the new Star Safire 380-HLDc high-definition compact airborne electro-optical infrared targeting system.