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.
Bizav forecasts suggest more flying in Europe, but less interest in purchasing new aircraft.
Primary mission is to protect the freedom to fly for the growing population of general aviation pilots and aircraft owners.
Jeppesen will support and participate in AOPA Foundation Air Safety Institute seminars and AOPA Fly-Ins.
The nine-year deal for ATC services represents the best option for the association.
The number of active GA aircraft declined by 6.4 percent, to 209,034 from 223,370 in 2012, the last year for which information is available.
“It was just like flying in the U.S.,” Chelsea Welch said, “except that altitude is given in meters, but that wasn’t too hard to figure out.”
Acquisition of, and partnerships with, Western aircraft manufacturers ease the nation’s entry into the aviation market.
GAMA announced the opening of a representative office for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region this week.
Jet Aviation is due to complete construction of 79-foot-high second hangar at Singapore’s Seletar Aerospace Park by the end of this month.
Mooney announced plans at the Sun ’n’ Fun Fly-In to resume production of the Acclaim Type S and Ovation 3 single-engine piston airplanes.