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.
Cessna Aircraft chairman, president and CEO Jack Pelton told a congressional panel yesterday that the general aviation industry is concerned the FAA will n
<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.
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
The FAA is forecasting a recovery for general aviation, with business jets and light sport aircraft leading the way.
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
Online flight-planning provider RunwayFinder shut down on Monday in the wake of a patent lawsuit filed by Aurora, Ore.-based FlightPrep.
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).
<font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" size="2">The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Summit kicked off today at the Long Beach Convention
The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) introduced Rod Hightower, its new president and CEO, to the business aviation community at a ceremony at the sp