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.

Mar 1, 2016 - 2:30 PM
The agreement marks the first such sales agent authorization by Airbus Helicopters in its 47-year history, Hillsboro said.
Mar 1, 2016 - 2:00 PM
Canadian company also secures deals on German military rotorcraft
Mar 1, 2016 - 1:00 PM
The company’s camera systems are geared toward the rescue market.
Mar 1, 2016 - 12:28 PM
Test instrumentation may have malfunctioned, disconnecting engine from drive train
Mar 1, 2016 - 11:00 AM
The hourly cost maintenance provider is partnering with Night Flight Concepts on its service option for law enforcement operators.
Mar 1, 2016 - 11:00 AM
PPG Aerospace launches informational app for smartphone users.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:45 AM
The new battery pack is smaller and lighter than the previous version.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:30 AM
The image recorder provides real-time information about in-flight performance and status.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:10 AM
Air Evac Lifeteam has selected a fully integrated Garmin avionics suite for its fleet of Bell 206s and 407s.
Mar 1, 2016 - 10:00 AM
The carbon-fiber blades extend service life to 18,000 hours.