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.

iPad Pro
Mar 24, 2016 - 11:30 AM
The new 9.7-inch Apple iPad Pro is better suited to the cockpit environment than the larger 12.9-inch full-size Pro.
Mar 22, 2016 - 5:24 PM
The city of Santa Monica is appealing dismissal of its 2013 lawsuit, which sought to clarify its title to the Santa Monica Airport property.
Mar 21, 2016 - 9:58 AM
SkyVector's easy-to-interpret graphical drone notams–Drotams–will help pilots assess the impact of drone operations.
Mar 14, 2016 - 8:18 AM
Why are angle-of-attack systems not standard equipment in all airplanes?
Mar 7, 2016 - 6:44 PM
Celebrating the rotary-wing world in Louisville, Ky.
Mar 4, 2016 - 4:01 PM
Competition for ramp space comes from aircraft carrying heads of state and show horses
Mar 3, 2016 - 9:40 AM
The Canada company seeks to assist operators with the the programming, zone and channel plans.
Mar 3, 2016 - 9:30 AM
The ‘buoyant sectors’ are helping to offset the challenging oil and gas market.
Mar 2, 2016 - 9:15 PM
Rebtech provide night vision systems for a Russian Ka-32 helicopter operated in South Korea.
Mar 2, 2016 - 3:00 PM
The device improves engine performance by 2 percent.