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.

May 25, 2016 - 11:05 AM
Jet Aviation Basel appointed Service Center for the Rolls-Royce engine, bolstering support for Embraer Legacy 600/650 operators in Europe
China general aviation airports
May 25, 2016 - 8:50 AM
Big changes to China’s general aviation infrastructure and policies are ahead after recent policy initiatives announced by the Chinese State Council.
May 25, 2016 - 7:05 AM
New software provides CPDLC message sets needed to meet Link 2000+ requirements
May 25, 2016 - 7:00 AM
Crown dependency changes law to allow aircraft registry for private, corporate and commercial aircraft
May 23, 2016 - 10:25 AM
JetVision enables clients to oversee their projects via smart devices, and will reduce downtime by facilitating faster decisions
May 20, 2016 - 4:30 AM
The new Honeywell Flight Preview app for the iPad allows pilots to become familiar with the airport environment.
Apr 29, 2016 - 2:54 PM
The ADS600-B is a low-cost ADS-B OUT and IN transceiver that can integrate with an existing transponder.
Apr 29, 2016 - 9:14 AM
HeliTrak is in the final stages of certifying its Collective Pull Down system and autopilot for the Robinson R22.
Apr 29, 2016 - 8:11 AM
LoPresti's HID lighting systems are available for a wide variety of aircraft types, from piston singles to business jets.
AirText system
Apr 28, 2016 - 4:43 PM
AirText will offer texting via Iridium satcom for five cents per message.