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 17, 2011 - 10:15 AM
Cessna Aircraft chairman, president and CEO Jack Pelton told a congressional panel yesterday that the general aviation industry is concerned the FAA will n
Mar 15, 2011 - 12:52 PM
<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">A little more of Hawker Beechcraft is moving out of the Air Capital of the World as Stuart B.
Feb 22, 2011 - 10:15 AM
Last year saw the lowest number of turbine-powered aircraft deliveries since 2005, according to year-end statistics released this morning by the General Av
Feb 17, 2011 - 10:00 AM
The FAA is forecasting a recovery for general aviation, with business jets and light sport aircraft leading the way.
Feb 3, 2011 - 8:29 AM
China’s aviation authorities started to allow helicopters to fly in low-altitude airspace last week, as a first step toward <a href="http://www.ainonline.c
Jan 13, 2011 - 2:22 AM
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Dec 16, 2010 - 10:47 AM
Online flight-planning provider RunwayFinder shut down on Monday in the wake of a patent lawsuit filed by Aurora, Ore.-based FlightPrep.
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