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 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
Nov 7, 2018 - 10:30 AM
Company Will Provide Electric Power Storage
Nov 6, 2018 - 5:07 PM
Demonstrations Aim To Build Public Confidence
Nov 6, 2018 - 2:15 PM
Will Serve The EMS Market
Nov 6, 2018 - 11:35 AM
The draft of the proposed final rulemaking is scheduled to be issued for comments in the first quarter of next year.
VoltAero iron bird test rig
Nov 6, 2018 - 3:54 AM
Team led by ex-Airbus tech boss is taking a conservative approach, developing redundant-propulsion technology using a Cessna 337 testbed.