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.

V-280 being built
Nov 9, 2015 - 10:40 AM
Device designed to improve communications within emergency team
Nov 9, 2015 - 7:10 AM
Female pilot to address students at Dubai air show as she stops off on epic journey.
Dubai World Central Business Park
Nov 8, 2015 - 10:00 AM
DWC capacity to hit around 120 million in 2025, but confusion over new Dubai South name replacing ‘Dubai World Central’.
Nov 8, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Static display includes Citation Latitude business jet, special-mission King Air and Grand Caravan EX, light attack AT-6, UAS and precision-guided weapons.
Northstar Aviation’s 407MRH
Nov 8, 2015 - 4:00 AM
Airframer sees market share improving amidst overall declining markets
Nov 7, 2015 - 6:05 AM
SkyDive Dubai will shortly take delivery of a new Viking Twin Otter Series 400. It already has two older Twin Otter aircraft.
Nov 7, 2015 - 3:00 AM
Fixed wing deliveries drop by more than 6 percent
Oct 22, 2015 - 10:31 AM
The Irish rotorcraft financing company has added two financial institutions to its stable of lenders.
World War II aircraft on display
Oct 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM
A visit to some of the sights on The Aviation Trail in Ohio highlighted many facets of early aviation history.
Oct 14, 2015 - 10:36 AM
GA has not seen same safety improvements as commercial airline industry, with LOC the accident statistics, NTSB said.