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 3, 2014 - 2:50 PM
The AV100 uses hybrid active noise-cancelling technology and signal processing to attenuate the specific frequencies inside an airplane.
Embry-Riddle Skyhawk
Apr 2, 2014 - 2:25 PM
New airplanes will replace the university’s fleet of legacy 172s.
Scheme Designers Cirrus Design
Apr 2, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Limited-edition artwork can save owners thousands, says the company.
Rotax 912iS Sport
Apr 1, 2014 - 2:10 PM
What's better than a Rotax 912iS? A Sport version with its older brother's pricing.
Apr 1, 2014 - 1:38 PM
Elected officials joined hundreds of aircraft manufacturing workers and business leaders at a general aviation jobs rally on March 28 in Dallas.
Stratus Squadron at Sun ’n’ Fun
Apr 1, 2014 - 9:15 AM
CEO expects upwards of 200,000 people to attend show.
Scheme Designers decal for scavenger hunt
Apr 1, 2014 - 8:40 AM
The aircraft exterior design company is hosting a scavenger hunt at the 2014 Sun 'n' Fun Fly-In for certain aircraft with livery it created.
Mar 31, 2014 - 6:00 PM
Hartzell promises better back country performance with its new carbon fiber, scimitar-shaped two and three-blade propellers to Sun 'n Fun.
Mar 31, 2014 - 4:00 PM
The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association is hosting aviation safety seminars, flight training sessions and other activities at the Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In.