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.

Nov 19, 2018 - 3:24 PM
The number of LAANC applications far exceeds FAA exceptions.
Nov 19, 2018 - 11:41 AM
The Russian light twin helicopter will fly EMS missions in China
leaked presentation image
Nov 19, 2018 - 11:20 AM
Proposed Russian helicopter's top speed would best Western rotorcraft by 100 knots.
Jetcopter rendering
Nov 19, 2018 - 9:42 AM
German firm finalizes design for roadworthy $350,000 VTOL.
Garmin
Nov 16, 2018 - 3:47 PM
Pilots can take a deep dive into their Garmin avionics at a convenient hands-on class or online.
Nov 14, 2018 - 5:01 PM
At least 43 helicopter crews have been flying on the fires ravaging California.
Nov 12, 2018 - 9:58 AM
Panel discussions focused on the latest innovations, as well as how to develop more affordable modern aircraft and share the airspace of the future.
Nov 9, 2018 - 1:49 PM
The AD focuses on the tailrotor feedback lever link.
Nov 8, 2018 - 11:25 PM
AD was issued In wake of fatal AW169 crash.
Nov 8, 2018 - 8:23 PM
DOT IG Launches Audit