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.

Aug 7, 2018 - 10:18 AM
The government sees opportunity in the mining and tourism industries.
Aug 3, 2018 - 1:36 PM
Panelists cite training, tools, and technology in battle against aviation’s number-one killer
Aug 2, 2018 - 4:26 PM
While more than 3,800 donors raised $1.8M for AOPA's You Can Fly program, the Ray Foundation matched the donations to bring the total to $3.6M.
Aug 2, 2018 - 9:29 AM
Grand Canyon crash posed unique challenges.
Jul 31, 2018 - 9:41 AM
Survey predicts power companies will flock to UAVs.
Jul 27, 2018 - 12:07 PM
Just days after issuing a statement of support for its manifesto, one of the organization's major backers, backs out.
Jul 27, 2018 - 10:37 AM
Garmin is adding more approvals for its GFC 500 and 600 autopilots.
GWX 75
Jul 27, 2018 - 9:57 AM
Garmin's new GWX 75 solid-state Doppler weather radar is available for installation in a wide variety of aircraft.
Garmin Pilot
Jul 27, 2018 - 9:11 AM
Garmin has made significant updates to its iOS and Android Pilot mobile apps.
Jul 26, 2018 - 4:50 PM
StandardAero received an STC for JetWave installation on Globals, EASA certification for its CRFT, and plans on expanding three locations in the U.S.