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.

September 14, 2016, 11:26 AM

Atlantic Aviation Files Part 16 Complaint Against City of Santa Monica

The complaint by Atlantic Aviation alleges that the city of Santa Monica is intentionally planning to limit services at Santa Monica Airport.

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Jeff Praskac and Kim Gecz
Jul 21, 2015 - 11:29 AM
Hot Spots provides detailed info about destinations for aerial tours.
EAA AirVenture 2015
Jul 21, 2015 - 8:15 AM
The annual gathering of enthusiasts is a time to attract young people to the opportunities in aviation, said EAA chairman Jack Pelton.
Larry Riddle, L-3
Jul 21, 2015 - 7:29 AM
Connecting the two devices allows pilots to see information simultaneously, such as weather on the Lynx and traffic on the Aspen.
Tecnam P2010 interior
Jul 21, 2015 - 7:19 AM
The company expects the four-place single to receive FAA approval by this year's fourth quarter.
ICON A5 delivery at Oshkosh
Jul 20, 2015 - 6:38 PM
EAA chairman Jack Pelton says the aircraft will play a role in sparking new interest in the industry.
Jul 20, 2015 - 4:42 PM
AoA information now available for FAR Part 23 aircraft.
Piper aircraft on ramp
Jul 20, 2015 - 3:54 PM
The composite five-blade propellers will be lighter and stronger.
Gemini engine in Legend Cub
Jul 20, 2015 - 11:01 AM
The engine should deliver performance similar to the avgas Continental O-200-powered Legend Cub, but with 20 percent lower fuel burn and lower emissions.
Jul 20, 2015 - 7:24 AM
Live telemetry from the data-collection device will be broadcast during an aerobatic performance.
Jul 19, 2015 - 10:15 AM
Garmin's upgrade to the touchscreen navigators adds features customers have been asking for.