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.

Feb 29, 2016 - 9:20 AM
the newest version of its Life Cycle Cost software includes data for more than 460 aircraft.
Feb 29, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Sales of helicopter services have slowed dramatically in the once-busy Brazil oil sector.
Feb 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Ed Stockhausen will serve as director of safety, while Becky Ross becomes the company’s second director of transport business services.
Boston MedFlight performs an average of 150 aeromedical transports each month.
Feb 28, 2016 - 11:45 AM
Boston MedFlight and FAA team up to create IFR approaches to Boston city hospital helipads.
Feb 28, 2016 - 11:15 AM
A high altitude long-line rescue earns Laing Pilot of the Year
Feb 28, 2016 - 11:00 AM
From airmail provider to flight training expert, ERAU has proved it can grow and change with the times.
Feb 28, 2016 - 10:30 AM
More than 3,000 items will help train future aeronautical professionals
Feb 28, 2016 - 9:50 AM
Moves to “rationalize” fleet in the face of declining oil revenues.
Feb 28, 2016 - 9:40 AM
The helicopter simulator market is growing globally for Frasca International.
Airbus Helicopters H135
Feb 28, 2016 - 9:00 AM
Simpler and safer single-engine helicopter IFR has long been a goal of the rotorcraft industry.