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.

Jul 28, 2016 - 4:31 PM
The manufacturer also displayed the aircraft at EAA AirVenture.
Honeywell TPE331 on display in Oshkosh
Jul 28, 2016 - 4:19 PM
In service for half a century now, the turboprop engine's makers are looking ahead to its centennial.
Jul 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM
Film is scheduled to debut in 2017-2018 school year.
Jul 28, 2016 - 12:57 PM
John Mininger has flown 750 children as part of the EAA Young Eagles program.
Lancair
Jul 27, 2016 - 10:31 PM
The long-time kit airplane manufacturer is refocusing on the fast-selling Evolution piston and turbine models.
Aspen
Jul 27, 2016 - 10:25 PM
Aspen is certifying a software upgrade for display of ADS-B IN weather data, and MD Helicopters picked Aspen MFDs for new single-engine MD models.
Jul 27, 2016 - 4:26 PM
The modified wing, the LAM Aero System, improves performance the company claims.
Jul 27, 2016 - 1:01 PM
Predictions call for an economic impact of $150 billion in China by 2020.
Bonanza in flight
Jul 27, 2016 - 11:39 AM
Paint and interior commemorate 50th year of the aircraft owners’ group.
Mooney
Jul 27, 2016 - 7:47 AM
After development of its new all-composite M10T and M10J, Mooney Aircraft will have four airplanes in production.