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.

Aug 4, 2011 - 11:10 AM
Jul 31, 2011 - 6:40 AM
The Latin American Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (Labace) was relaunched four years ago and this year’s eighth show in São Paulo, Brazil, to be
Jul 29, 2011 - 8:23 AM
LoPresti Speed Merchants expects to receive an STC for installation of a DeltaHawk diesel engine in the Cirrus SR20 early next year.
Jul 28, 2011 - 6:26 AM
Electroair announced at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh that it received the first FAA STC for a pure electronic ignition system for certified aircraft, after a two
Jul 26, 2011 - 6:20 AM
Sennheiser raised the stakes in the high-end, active-noise-reduction (ANR) headset game with the release of the S1 Digital at the EAA AirVenture show in Os
Jul 25, 2011 - 9:17 AM
There’s no better way to start off an EAA AirVenture show in Oshkosh, Wis., with a little flying out of the world’s busiest airport (during the week-long s
Jul 21, 2011 - 10:30 AM
Responding to <a href="">the threat of a
Jun 30, 2011 - 9:47 AM
In a resumption of his campaign against business aviation, President Obama yesterday called for an end to “tax breaks” for corporate jet owners.
Jun 29, 2011 - 8:10 AM
The presidents of six general aviation associations have asked the head of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to help soften the financial im
Jun 28, 2011 - 10:30 AM
China Aviation Industry General Aircraft (Caiga) of Zhuhai, China, completed its <a href="