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 5, 2016 - 9:53 AM
According to the EASA annual safety review, general aviation accidents killed 65 people last year, which is 17 percent less than the five-year average.
Mars
Jul 1, 2016 - 3:18 PM
Coulson Flying Tankers is offering pilots an opportunity to log some stick time in the last Martin Mars flying boat.
Jun 28, 2016 - 6:21 PM
The Mojave, Calif. company is offering upset recognition and recovery training for helicopter pilots in an AW109, Bell 212 and BO-105.
Jun 28, 2016 - 12:09 AM
The Goldwater Institute is asking the Supreme Court to hear the Flytenow case, which revolves around First Amendment issues.
Jun 1, 2016 - 12:08 PM
The fourth annual FlightSimCon celebrates the world of desktop flight simulation.
May 26, 2016 - 10:30 AM
Company is the first in the Isle of Man to gain AEO status.
May 25, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Online provider teams with AeroEx to offer customized instruction for EASA’s new non-commercial operations rules
May 25, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Jet Aviation Basel appointed Service Center for the Rolls-Royce engine, bolstering support for Embraer Legacy 600/650 operators in Europe
China general aviation airports
May 25, 2016 - 8:50 AM
Big changes to China’s general aviation infrastructure and policies are ahead after recent policy initiatives announced by the Chinese State Council.
May 25, 2016 - 7:05 AM
New software provides CPDLC message sets needed to meet Link 2000+ requirements