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.

The White House needs to continue to hear general aviation's message. (Photo
Sep 2, 2011 - 11:58 AM
When President Obama was in his business aviation-bashing mode earlier this year, the general aviation industry countered with a <link news/single-news-pag
Aug 31, 2011 - 3:30 AM
As the lawsuit over the dismantling of the Block Aircraft...
Aug 30, 2011 - 5:40 AM
The high-level industry and government committee tasked by the FAA with developing “a common understanding” of NextGen priorities has recommended a set of
Aug 30, 2011 - 4:50 AM
SimCom Training Centers closed a <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/simcom-to-buy-14-aircraft-training-programs-from-fsi-30812
Aug 29, 2011 - 7:55 AM
Engineering researchers at the University of Arkansas have created a statistical model of daily operations at general aviation airports that might uncover
Aug 29, 2011 - 7:50 AM
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Aug 29, 2011 - 5:30 AM
Instrument proficiency and aviation safety association IMC Club International of Norwood, Mass., has reached an agreement with New Hampshire-based <a href=
Aug 29, 2011 - 5:05 AM
The loss of service from automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast (ADS-B) stations in the Gulf of Mexico last summer exposed the risk inherent in the FAA
Aug 23, 2011 - 6:12 AM
You couldn’t miss it. The huge, double-deck Helicopter Association International (HAI) white tent with the signature blue logo near the flightline at this
Aug 23, 2011 - 6:05 AM
<b>Rockwell Collins Returns</b>At EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, Rockwell Collins welcomed visitors to its pleasantly air-conditioned pavilion to share new techn