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.

Apr 7, 2016 - 10:44 AM
New features include a flight destinations section, points of interest for pilots and an aircraft of the day feature.
Lancair Evolution in flight
Apr 7, 2016 - 10:08 AM
The Lycoming TEO-540-EXP iE2-powered Evolution can cruise comfortably above Flight Level 180 at 232 ktas for 1,800 nm.
Apr 7, 2016 - 9:43 AM
What is better than an all-expense paid trip to central Florida in spring, and a P-51 ride?
George Bye
Apr 6, 2016 - 2:15 PM
AEAC is betting on the efficiency of electric to be a game-changer for basic flight training aircraft.
Apr 6, 2016 - 12:23 PM
WingX's new geo-referencing feature for departure procedures and STARs will be available on iOS devices in the second quarter.
Rotax 915iS mockup
Apr 6, 2016 - 11:55 AM
Turbocharged and intercooled, this Rotax may just replace a few old 150hp piston engines.
Dynon EFIS-D10A
Apr 6, 2016 - 11:25 AM
“Breakthrough” will improve flight safety and reduce avionics upgrade costs for owners of certain type certified aircraft.
Bonanza on ground
Apr 6, 2016 - 10:51 AM
Soloy Aviation originally worked with Allison Gas Turbine Division to secure the original FAA STC for the Bonanza turboprop conversion.
Apr 6, 2016 - 10:30 AM
The STC’d fuel is available for aircraft with mogas STCs, light sport aircraft and more.
Apr 6, 2016 - 9:31 AM
Video series host Brittney Miculka will travel to 10 locations across the U.S. to showcase the best in aviation education.