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.

September 14, 2016, 11:26 AM

Atlantic Aviation Files Part 16 Complaint Against City of Santa Monica

The complaint by Atlantic Aviation alleges that the city of Santa Monica is intentionally planning to limit services at Santa Monica Airport.

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May 27, 2014 - 3:05 PM
Except for Montana, which issued a letter, all have issued statewide proclamation through either the governor’s office or the state legislature.
May 22, 2014 - 10:30 AM
Designed for FBOs and aviation merchants, AvPOS can process Avcard, Multi Service Aero Card and Air Card aviation cards.
May 22, 2014 - 10:05 AM
First four projects currently in design are for the airports in Beverly, Fitchburg, Mansfield and Southbridge.
May 19, 2014 - 1:00 AM
Bizav forecasts suggest more flying in Europe, but less interest in purchasing new aircraft.
May 15, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Primary mission is to protect the freedom to fly for the growing population of general aviation pilots and aircraft owners.
May 6, 2014 - 3:05 PM
Jeppesen will support and participate in AOPA Foundation Air Safety Institute seminars and AOPA Fly-Ins.
May 6, 2014 - 4:35 AM
The nine-year deal for ATC services represents the best option for the association.
May 5, 2014 - 4:10 AM
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.
Apr 16, 2014 - 7:40 AM
“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.”
Apr 16, 2014 - 7:10 AM
Acquisition of, and partnerships with, Western aircraft manufacturers ease the nation’s entry into the aviation market.