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.

April 13, 2015, 1:00 PM

Piper Launches New M600 and M350 Models

The M600 will deliver more range, while the M350 has improved avionics.

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Jul 1, 2014 - 1:00 PM
West Coast Aircraft Sales sells a GippsAero GA8 to the California Highway Patrol.
Jun 19, 2014 - 3:15 PM
Story “fails to acknowledge the significant progress general aviation manufacturers have made to improve safety,” noted GAMA.
Jun 19, 2014 - 2:40 PM
Project is designed to help raise awareness of the importance of aviation and the economic impact it has in the state.
Jun 17, 2014 - 3:15 PM
GAMA president Pete Bunce explains the need for the Part 23 rewrite and reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank.
Jun 7, 2014 - 12:40 AM
FAA and GA operators collaborating to reduce accident rate.
Jun 6, 2014 - 4:10 AM
Association keeps pressure on to ensure stops of GA aircraft stem from reasonable suspicion of illegal activity.
Jun 2, 2014 - 4:15 AM
The high-technology sharing economy business model is bringing new investment in general aviation companies.
May 27, 2014 - 3:40 PM
House committee also voted to fund the transition from the current 100LL fuel to an unleaded avgas at $6 million.
May 27, 2014 - 3:05 PM
Except for Montana, which issued a letter, all have issued statewide proclamation through either the governor’s office or the state legislature.
May 22, 2014 - 10:30 AM
Designed for FBOs and aviation merchants, AvPOS can process Avcard, Multi Service Aero Card and Air Card aviation cards.