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 23, 2009 - 10:06 AM
Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) of India acquired a 75.1-percent stake each in Australia’s Aerostaff Australia (AA) and Gippsland Aeronautics (GA) last w
Dec 1, 2009 - 8:19 AM
The aviation industry is mourning the death of Ed Stimpson last Wednesday morning at his home in Boise, Idaho.
Nov 2, 2009 - 10:42 AM
Aviation has always been a tightly knit and closed society.
Nov 2, 2009 - 9:03 AM
NBAA and AOPA will co-host a series of Light Business Airplane (LBA) conferences starting next year.
Oct 22, 2009 - 9:36 AM
NBAA and AOPA said yesterday they will co-host a series of Light Business Airplane (LBA) conferences starting next year.
Oct 22, 2009 - 8:58 AM
If you’re looking for a positive sign that international business is alive and well, the news from Farnborough International Ltd.
Oct 20, 2009 - 5:00 PM
The EAA’s Young Eagles program, aimed at introducing youngsters to aviation by giving them a flight on a general aviation aircraft, is marking a major mile
Oct 14, 2009 - 11:29 AM
If NBAA’s vast array of aircraft at the static display isn’t enough to satisfy your aviation cravings or if the roar of a radial engine sets your pulse rac
Oct 14, 2009 - 6:15 AM
The Experimental Aircraft Association (Booth No.
Oct 14, 2009 - 4:27 AM
While economic considerations may have forced NBAA to cancel its first Light Business Airplane (LBA) show, scheduled for last March in San Diego, most of t