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.

CloudAhoy
Jul 23, 2017 - 3:00 PM
CloudAhoy's new CFI Assistant adds customizable targets for maneuvers and a score showing how well the pilot flew the maneuver.
FlexAlert multifunction annunciator.
Jul 23, 2017 - 2:58 PM
The new LED display can save money and time on panel retrofits compared to customized annunciators, the company contends.
Dynon SkyView HDX glass cockpit system
Jul 23, 2017 - 1:06 PM
Dynon's SkyView HDX glass cockpit will soon be approved for installation in the Cessna 172 and Beech B58 Baron, followed by many other types.
EPS diesel
Jul 23, 2017 - 10:37 AM
The engine configuration fits many legacy single- or twin-engine general aviation piston aircraft.
Jul 23, 2017 - 10:05 AM
The aircraft features a newly updated panel and avionics suite with Garmin’s GFC 500 autopilot, G5 electronic flight instruments and more.
Jul 22, 2017 - 2:53 PM
Superior Air Parts will host a series of 18 educational forums from July 24 to 30 at Booth 257 as part of its bicentennial anniversary.
Garmin G51
Jul 21, 2017 - 5:02 PM
The GDL 52 is Garmin's first portable receiver to combine ADS-B and SiriusXM Aviation weather and audio in a single unit.
Jul 21, 2017 - 4:32 PM
The full motion Advanced Aviation Training Device can now be used to credit flight time towards certificate requirements.
Jul 21, 2017 - 2:39 PM
Held by Precise Flight and GlobalParts.aero, the event is for EAA’s Young Eagles program.
Trig Avionics slimline radio
Jul 21, 2017 - 12:55 PM
The Scottish company has announced the TY96A and TY97A radios at Airventure Oshkosh.