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.

Apr 27, 2011 - 12:40 PM
A provision in the House FAA reauthorization bill that greenlights residential through-the-fence (RTTF) access agreements at general aviation airports has
Apr 26, 2011 - 11:42 AM
The FAA issued the final in a series of 50 Technical Standard Orders (TSO) for the Rockwell Collins Pro Line Fusion avionics system last week.
Apr 26, 2011 - 6:50 AM
Two Kansas lawmakers have asked the chairman of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee to request that the U.S.
Apr 1, 2011 - 8:15 AM
<b><i>by Paul Lowe</i></b> Although the words aviation and security usually conjure images of terrorists trying to do bad things to airliners, the FAA’s pr
Mar 31, 2011 - 1:19 PM
Pilots, flight attendants, dispatchers and other <b>AIN</b> subscribers who have frequent interaction with FBOs provided a total of 23,452 evaluations of m
Mar 31, 2011 - 1:08 PM
Two long-time pilot members of Congress have successfully amended the pending House FAA reauthorization bill to preserve the Block Aircraft Registration Re
Mar 31, 2011 - 1:07 PM
Yesterday’s announcement that <link news/single-news-page/article/sokol-resigns-as-netjets-leader-29237/>NetJets chairman and CEO David Sokol resigned from
Mar 29, 2011 - 4:01 AM
Cessna Aircraft today unveiled its new Corvalis TTX high-performance, single-engine piston at the Sun ’n Fun International Fly-In & Expo in Lakeland, Fla.
Mar 22, 2011 - 10:20 AM
“Even in a down cycle [the general aviation industry] still creates $4.9 billion in <a href="http://www.ainonline.com/news/single-news-page/article/aviatio
Mar 22, 2011 - 10:10 AM
Using the highly successful Commercial Aviation Safety Team as a template, the FAA announced yesterday that it will kick off a country-wide series of 98 sa