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.

Jan 21, 2019 - 11:43 AM
World's largest maker of recreational drones promises tighter controls in wake of financial scandal.
Jan 17, 2019 - 9:52 AM
After years of decline, spending on offshore energy projects is expected to grow faster than onshore in 2019
Jan 16, 2019 - 3:32 PM
Investor says proposed Bristow-Columbia deal is unfair to current shareholders.
Jan 16, 2019 - 3:07 AM
Disi was a long-time fixture in the Tampa area aviation community.
Jan 15, 2019 - 3:32 PM
Private carriers routinely denying air ambulance claims
Jan 15, 2019 - 12:55 PM
Part 107 UAS operators would be allowed to fly at night and over people under new FAA plan.
Robinson r44 landing
Jan 14, 2019 - 5:25 PM
Phoenix Heli-Flight Chief says cockpit cams save money, improve safety
Jan 14, 2019 - 9:36 AM
Pair of Bell 525s to engage in more cold weather testing near the Arctic Circle
407GXP in flight
Jan 8, 2019 - 2:27 PM
Green Power's Foresight MX lightweight HUMS system has been approved for installation on select Bell 407 models.
Jan 8, 2019 - 9:29 AM
Fuel-cell powered UAS has more than five times the range of battery-powered aircraft.