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.
An Erickson Aircrane crashed near a dam while firefighting in Victoria.
Colorado congressmen propose a 10 percent tax credit against the cost of installing crash resistant fuel systems in EMS helicopters.
Russian light twin helicopter now approved for takeoff and landing at altitudes up to 3,500 meters.
Orders are up, but deliveries are down for Airbus Helicopters in 2018.
Boeing NeXT's fully autonomous electric vertical takeoff and landing prototype aircraft made its first flight January 22nd.
The inReach Mini satellite communicator offers a lightweight and simple means of communicating via text anywhere in the world.
A pair of drones were detected Tuesday night in the approach path for Newark Liberty Airport at 3,500 feet.
World's largest maker of recreational drones promises tighter controls in wake of financial scandal.
After years of decline, spending on offshore energy projects is expected to grow faster than onshore in 2019
Investor says proposed Bristow-Columbia deal is unfair to current shareholders.