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.

Dec 7, 2010 - 5:45 PM
Some of the world's top pilots are going to battle it out at next year's Al Ain Aerobatic Show (February 2-5, 2011).
Nov 11, 2010 - 11:23 AM
<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Summit kicked off today at the Long Beach Convention
Oct 20, 2010 - 2:39 PM
The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) introduced Rod Hightower, its new president and CEO, to the business aviation community at a ceremony at the sp
Oct 20, 2010 - 12:34 PM
In a surprise announcement here today, Stratford, Conn.-based Sikorsky Aircraft (Booth No.
Oct 20, 2010 - 10:40 AM
Civil unrest in France, in response to the government’s attempt to raise the minimum retirement age to qualify for a pension from 60 years to 62 years, is
Oct 19, 2010 - 10:40 AM
Aerion, based in Reno, Nev., is at Booth No.
Oct 19, 2010 - 10:35 AM
Minnesota has designated October as General Aviation Appreciation Month, becoming the 17th state in the past year to issue an official declaration in suppo
Oct 19, 2010 - 9:29 AM
The next step for the Experimental Aviation Association’s Young Eagles will be to develop a group of integrated programs “that not only spark an interest i
Sep 28, 2010 - 10:47 AM
“While there are pockets of growth in the global economy, the market for new production aircraft has stagnated at a very low level,” Hawker Beechcraft chai
Sep 21, 2010 - 8:30 AM
Union workers at Cessna were back on the job as usual yesterday morning following a failed strike vote.