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.

Jul 25, 2016 - 5:11 PM
Latest ‘Bravo’ model is faster and has a more docile stall, thanks to a new Riblett airfoil.
Jul 25, 2016 - 5:08 PM
Coverage now extends up to the first recommended overhaul.
Jul 25, 2016 - 4:56 PM
System provides users with the ability to control, automate and secure general aviation hangars remotely through network connectivity.
Jul 25, 2016 - 4:20 PM
The flight school will receive 12 Archer TXs from Piper Aircraft.
Jul 25, 2016 - 11:25 AM
Notably, there were no fatal accidents in 2014 or 2015 involving business jets in France.
Jul 25, 2016 - 10:02 AM
The weight increase gives the workhorse a maximum useful load of up to 1,623 pounds, depending on configuration.
Cessna Denali mockup
Jul 25, 2016 - 10:01 AM
The company is showing a mockup of the aircraft formerly known as SETP at AirVenture.
IFD100
Jul 25, 2016 - 9:43 AM
Avidyne's IFD100 app enables interesting new ways to present avionics information on Apple's iPad.
PMA 8000G
Jul 25, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Unveiled at EAA's AirVenture, the new PMA8000G system adds several new pilot-friendly capabilities
Jul 25, 2016 - 8:00 AM
Less than a year after receiving its STC, Blackhawk has been highly successful with its engine-upgrade program.