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 14, 2022 - 12:52 PM
Cirrus Aircraft announced its 2022 SR-series model improvements at its Cirrus CX customer experience convention in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Jan 12, 2022 - 11:13 AM
EC-135 was attempting emergency landing
Piper Seminole
Jan 12, 2022 - 10:53 AM
Flight schools can lease new training airplanes from FlytFinance.
Jan 11, 2022 - 10:27 AM
While it appears the airlines and telcos have cut a deal on 5G C-band roll-out, biz and rotorcraft appear out in the cold.
Jan 10, 2022 - 9:48 AM
The Gendarmerie Nationale has ordered 10 new Airbus H160 medium twin helicopters.
Bell 429
Jan 10, 2022 - 9:19 AM
Bell's 429 light twin has a diverse roster of global customers.
Jan 7, 2022 - 10:23 AM
AOG Alerts is a free app designed to allow pilots stuck away from home to request help from local aviators.
Jan 3, 2022 - 10:46 AM
The debate over 5G C-band and radio altimeters is likely headed to court.
Jan 3, 2022 - 8:00 AM
The 2017 crash of an Irish S-92 highlights the hazards of night-time SAR operations.
Bristow
Dec 28, 2021 - 9:00 AM
Bristow says 66 percent of its search and rescue missions in the Gulf of Mexico were Covid-related.