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.

Jul 22, 2019 - 7:36 AM
Restored by an enthusiast in upstate New York, the vintage biplane has a colorful history
Jul 22, 2019 - 7:05 AM
Garmin's newest navigator packs a lot of performance and features into a modern package
Jul 22, 2019 - 7:01 AM
Ampaire plans to offer hybrid electric power for Cessna Caravan, Twin Otter
Jul 22, 2019 - 6:35 AM
Redbird's GIFT Instrument program helps students progress more smoothly.
Jul 22, 2019 - 6:16 AM
Violent weather kept aircraft hunkered down enroute and soaked the grounds in the days leading up to EAA's annual festival.
Jul 22, 2019 - 4:36 AM
Bye Aerospace said it currently holds 624 commitments for its new all-electric training aircraft
Jul 21, 2019 - 6:10 PM
Deliveries of the Jet-A powered DA40s and DA 42-IV will bring the North Carolina flight training Center's fleet of Diamonds to 20 aircraft
Jumbolair
Jul 19, 2019 - 10:25 AM
The Jumbolair property, which includes the longest private runway in the U.S., a mansion and a residential complex is now on the market.
Jul 19, 2019 - 8:43 AM
The DOT IG is investigating FAA oversight of the "doors off" helitour industry
Jul 18, 2019 - 6:17 PM
AirVenture's golden anniversary is a perfect time to make the pilgrimage to the temporary center of the known aviation universe.