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.

Oct 27, 2016 - 2:45 PM
Garmin has broken ground on a two-phase expansion that is scheduled to be completed in 2020.
Oct 27, 2016 - 2:30 PM
The Wright Brothers Master Pilot award was granted to Louis Seno on August 28.
SMO
Oct 10, 2016 - 9:50 AM
The city of Santa Monica has tripled the rent for the 25-year-old restaurant, forcing its owners to close the popular eatery.
FOM
Oct 3, 2016 - 12:17 PM
The concept of a flight operations manual should be gaining attention in the general aviation industry.
Sirius
Sep 26, 2016 - 7:48 PM
Pilots who fly with the ForeFlight Mobile iPhone/iPad app have been asking for SiriusXM compatibility.
SMO
Sep 21, 2016 - 8:18 PM
In its filing, Atlantic Aviation is asking the FAA to issue a cease and desist order to prevent the city of Santa Monica from evicting the FBO.
Atlantic Aviation
Sep 14, 2016 - 11:26 AM
The complaint by Atlantic Aviation alleges that the city of Santa Monica is intentionally planning to limit services at Santa Monica Airport.
ForeFlight
Aug 31, 2016 - 10:45 AM
Data-driven aeronautical maps open up opportunities for ForeFlight Mobile's development team and for third-party developers as well.
SMO
Aug 30, 2016 - 12:16 PM
The FAA is warning the city of Santa Monica to treat pilots and tenants fairly while the airport remains open.
SMO
Aug 22, 2016 - 8:24 PM
The city council is expected to vote on a resolution that would help it hasten the closure of Santa Monica Airport.