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.

Jul 27, 2016 - 10:31 PM
The long-time kit airplane manufacturer is refocusing on the fast-selling Evolution piston and turbine models.
Jul 27, 2016 - 10:25 PM
Aspen is certifying a software upgrade for display of ADS-B IN weather data, and MD Helicopters picked Aspen MFDs for new single-engine MD models.
Jul 27, 2016 - 4:26 PM
The modified wing, the LAM Aero System, improves performance the company claims.
Jul 27, 2016 - 1:01 PM
Predictions call for an economic impact of $150 billion in China by 2020.
Bonanza in flight
Jul 27, 2016 - 11:39 AM
Paint and interior commemorate 50th year of the aircraft owners’ group.
Jul 27, 2016 - 7:47 AM
After development of its new all-composite M10T and M10J, Mooney Aircraft will have four airplanes in production.
Jul 27, 2016 - 4:03 AM
A redesign of several wing parts prompted the delay.
Jul 26, 2016 - 11:27 PM
The ease of installation of Avidyne's IFD series navigators may lead to a less expensive ways for pilots to do the installations themselves.
Jul 26, 2016 - 4:43 PM
The Textron Aviation subsidiary will supply CAP with 19 new aircraft and Kent State University with a new Skyhawk 172 as part of their multi-year agreement
Jul 26, 2016 - 3:53 PM
The flight training simulator provider offers a full slate of aviation activity at the show.