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 17, 2018 - 11:45 AM
Curti unveiled its Zefhir Helicopter at last month's Aero Friedrichshafen show in Germany.
May 15, 2018 - 11:48 AM
In addition to serving as a communications tool for operators, the dedicated page also has links to GA regulatory and policy issues.
May 14, 2018 - 5:11 PM
FAA Issues New Guidelines For The Shoe Selfie Set
May 13, 2018 - 9:32 PM
GE and Avionica form joint venture to further airborne data collection and analysis.
May 9, 2018 - 2:36 PM
Garmin Pilot Version 9.3 adds new weather, airspace alerting, traffic display, and extended centerline improvements.
Bell 505 Jet Ranger Xs
May 9, 2018 - 8:57 AM
NAC is an independent Bell representative in 13 southern African countries.
Loading sea turtle onto aircraft
May 7, 2018 - 11:32 AM
Several endangered sea turtles, rescued by general aviation aircraft flights last fall, will be released back into the wild this week in Georgia.
SureFly in flight
May 6, 2018 - 8:41 AM
Hybrid eVTOL Plans To Offer Piston and Turbine Engine Choices
May 5, 2018 - 5:04 PM
More Than 3,000 Drone Pilots Trained
May 4, 2018 - 5:04 PM
NATA has awarded multiple individuals for their contributions to the business aviation community.