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.

Mar 2, 2015 - 9:15 AM
The Mesa, Ariz. Aerospace Aftermarket division is refocused on parts manufacturing, repair and overhaul.
Mar 1, 2015 - 9:40 AM
The air-medical and heli-tour operator flies more than 400 helicopters at 186 bases in the U.S.
Mar 1, 2015 - 9:30 AM
Supplemental type certificates for the new RMCI HUMS are expected this year for Airbus and Bell single-engine helicopters.
Mar 1, 2015 - 9:00 AM
Weather cams help safety in Alaska, so why the delay with installations in Hawaii and elsewhere?
Feb 17, 2015 - 9:01 AM
The organization’s IS-BAH best practices standard, launched last year, sees its first member.
Feb 11, 2015 - 12:31 PM
New study finds “hefty increase” in industry economic contribution, but number of jobs has dropped over past nine years.
Feb 11, 2015 - 12:27 PM
The Lynx MultiLink Surveillance System ADS-B transceivers fill the mandate for a variety of aircraft types.
Feb 10, 2015 - 9:03 AM
Backed by business aviation groups, the measure would permit small businesses to expense rather than depreciate certain capital expenses.
Jan 27, 2015 - 4:02 AM
This case could affect roughly 200 airports in the U.S. that were transferred from government to local control.
Jan 13, 2015 - 11:27 AM
“Survive: Beyond the Forced Landing” program was developed in conjunction with the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association.