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.
The Department of Homeland Security’s new rule that requires general aviation pilots to file passenger names and other information to government officials
Green Flight International president and CEO Douglas Rodante and chief pilot Carol Sugars on November 1 became the first flight crew to cross the U.S.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today issued a <link http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/E8-26621.htm _blank>final rule</link> for plans to move f
The annual Red Bull Flugtag held in Portland, Ore., was witness to the Premier Jet line service staff’s attempt to fly their own bi-winged glider.
The TSA today published the <link http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2008/E8-23685.htm _blank>large aircraft security program</link> notice of proposed rulemaki
An all-composite four-seat general aviation aircraft made in Austria is attracting serious interest in the ISR (intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissan
The TSA today released a notice of proposed rulemaking for its <link http://www.tsa.dhs.gov/assets/pdf/nprm_lasp.pdf _blank>Large Aircraft Security Program
“This is a look-alike, not a replica,” said engineer Walt Hoy at the unveiling of the Wright Brothers’ “Silver Bird” Tuesday at Booth No.
A consortium of business, government and educational organizations in the greater Wichita area has formed a Wichita Aero Club.
Epic Aircraft plans to certify the Victory and Escape prototypes in the U.S., according to chairman and CEO Rick Schrameck.