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.

ICON A5 delivery at Oshkosh
Jul 20, 2015 - 6:38 PM
EAA chairman Jack Pelton says the aircraft will play a role in sparking new interest in the industry.
Jul 20, 2015 - 4:42 PM
AoA information now available for FAR Part 23 aircraft.
Piper aircraft on ramp
Jul 20, 2015 - 3:54 PM
The composite five-blade propellers will be lighter and stronger.
Gemini engine in Legend Cub
Jul 20, 2015 - 11:01 AM
The engine should deliver performance similar to the avgas Continental O-200-powered Legend Cub, but with 20 percent lower fuel burn and lower emissions.
Jul 20, 2015 - 7:24 AM
Live telemetry from the data-collection device will be broadcast during an aerobatic performance.
Jul 19, 2015 - 10:15 AM
Garmin's upgrade to the touchscreen navigators adds features customers have been asking for.
Garmin GMA350c
Jul 19, 2015 - 9:15 AM
The GMA 350c, 35c and 350Hc will be available in the third quarter.
Jul 19, 2015 - 5:16 AM
A Cessna 150 and an F16 collided over Charleston.
IFD540 FMS
Jul 18, 2015 - 7:07 PM
Two kits will facilitate access to wireless data streams from the avionics.
Jul 18, 2015 - 5:33 PM
Special pricing is available for the TEX16 main-ship battery during EAA AirVenture.