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.
Bell has delivered the first law-enforcement configured 505 light single.
Kaman commits to third lot of new build K-Max helicopters
Jack Elliott, author of the longest running aviation column in a mainstream media outlet at 38 years, dies at 94.
Avionics training is provided by Gary Reeves and PilotSafety.org, Avidyne's official training partner.
The proposed airworthiness directive would mandate new repetitive inspections for main rotor blade cracks.
Waypoint Leasing has filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy and put itself up for sale.
Kopter Group announced the first flight of its third SH09 test helicopter this week.
A new study concludes that drones can transport organs faster and cheaper than manned aircraft.
The diesel-powered single-engine Archer might have new life in large training academies.
The USHST reports that the overall accident rate is declining.