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 24, 2017 - 6:46 AM
The show featured the European debut of a number of aircraft models, as well as new EBAA CEO Brandon Mitchener.
May 22, 2017 - 2:46 AM
The engine series, derived from the former Walter M601 engine family acquired in 2008, now has 16 applications and is certified in 12 countries.
May 20, 2017 - 11:03 AM
Textron can now install the flight deck into newly manufactured Cessna 172s, 182s, T206s, Bonanza G36s and Baron G58s.
May 20, 2017 - 8:25 AM
The light single fleet has accumulated more than 1.8 million hours since the helicopter's 2001 service entry.
May 17, 2017 - 1:23 PM
The results of a survey conducted by the Aeronautical Repair Station Association show unfilled job vacancies, would dent the industry's bottom line.
May 17, 2017 - 11:34 AM
With the added space at its FXE location, Quality Aircraft Accessories is ramping up capabilities to match its flagship Tulsa operation.
May 16, 2017 - 4:25 PM
Described as the first event of its kind, the two-day program will provide information of interest to anyone involved in the ground movements of aircraft
May 16, 2017 - 8:10 AM
Two recent rulings could spell trouble for OEMs by allowing states to dictate design safety parameters.
May 16, 2017 - 7:15 AM
Here's what really happened when actor Harrison Ford landed on a taxiway at John Wayne Airport.
May 8, 2017 - 1:00 PM
The alliance between ForeFlight and Jeppesen brings benefits to both companies' customers, including Jeppesen charts on the ForeFlight Mobile app.