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.
Big changes to China’s general aviation infrastructure and policies are ahead after recent policy initiatives announced by the Chinese State Council.
New software provides CPDLC message sets needed to meet Link 2000+ requirements
Crown dependency changes law to allow aircraft registry for private, corporate and commercial aircraft
JetVision enables clients to oversee their projects via smart devices, and will reduce downtime by facilitating faster decisions
The new Honeywell Flight Preview app for the iPad allows pilots to become familiar with the airport environment.
The ADS600-B is a low-cost ADS-B OUT and IN transceiver that can integrate with an existing transponder.
HeliTrak is in the final stages of certifying its Collective Pull Down system and autopilot for the Robinson R22.
LoPresti's HID lighting systems are available for a wide variety of aircraft types, from piston singles to business jets.
AirText will offer texting via Iridium satcom for five cents per message.
The new approvals add Connext cockpit connectivity, customized holds, search patterns and more to the GTN navigators.