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.

Jun 28, 2011 - 10:30 AM
China Aviation Industry General Aircraft (Caiga) of Zhuhai, China, completed its <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/china-firm
Jun 28, 2011 - 10:10 AM
“Safety is general aviation’s first priority and, as a result, our industry has taken on a number of initiatives to further reduce general aviation acciden
Jun 27, 2011 - 6:30 AM
Flight, duty and rest regulations currently being finalized for Part 121 airlines “can very well migrate over to the Part 135” on-demand sector, John Allen
Solar Impulse
Jun 23, 2011 - 4:30 AM
The world debut of solar-powered Solar Impulse airplane could hardly have happened in less auspicious weather conditions.
Jun 20, 2011 - 9:22 PM
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Jun 20, 2011 - 6:15 AM
The Big Frog racer is getting attention for more than just its tongue-in-cheek patriotic name.
Jun 20, 2011 - 2:45 AM
Final assembly of GECI Aviation’s multi-purpose twin-turboprop <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/in-the-works-sky-aircraft-s
Jun 7, 2011 - 10:25 AM
Following publication Friday in the <i>Federal Register</i> of a <a href="http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2011-06-03/html/2011-13757.htm">final rule</a> th
JetBlue Airways CEO Dave Barger (l) and FAA Deputy Administrator Michael Huer...
Jun 6, 2011 - 6:52 AM
A high-level U.S.
May 30, 2011 - 11:25 AM
The Center for Environmental Health (CEH) sent a notice of violation to oil companies and fuel supplier Avfuel, as well as to more than two dozen companies