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.

Diamond plans to build a follow-on to the DA42 that has fly-by-wire controls ...
Jul 21, 2010 - 9:37 AM
Diamond Aircraft founder and CEO Christian Dries yesterday revealed plans to develop a fully aerobatic, tandem two-seat military trainer version of the D-J
Jul 20, 2010 - 10:55 AM
According to Machinists District 70, which represents some 2,400 hourly workers at Hawker Beechcraft, the company is considering a move away from Wichita,
Jul 13, 2010 - 11:53 AM
Established about five years ago, the Massachusetts Legislative Aviation Caucus has been a bipartisan advocate for general aviation and the nearly 40 GA ai
Jul 11, 2010 - 11:51 AM
John and Martha King, who have been providing distance learning aviation training to hundreds of thousands of pilots and maintenance technicians since the
Jul 5, 2010 - 9:02 AM
Centurion Aircraft Engines’ Centurion 2.0s is now available in Europe as an upgrade through a supplemental type certificate (STC), which covers installing
Jun 24, 2010 - 12:14 PM
All aviation stakeholders must work together to ensure the health of the industry, Cessna chairman, president and CEO Jack Pelton said at an Aero Club of W
Jun 8, 2010 - 7:15 AM
Dubai’s Emirates Airline has ordered a further 32 A380s from Airbus, raising its firm order total for double-deck transport to 90 aircraft.
May 30, 2010 - 12:40 PM
The University of North Dakota (UND) Flying Team won the 2010 Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference (SAFECON) national collegiate aviation competition, w
May 18, 2010 - 12:06 PM
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May 14, 2010 - 4:03 PM
The board of the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) recognized Sen.