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.
Helicopter Leonardo is teaming with aviation training company CAE USA to offer training to U.S. government customers
David Balevic is CHC's new CEO; Imran Hayat named executive Vice President
Adventurer James Ketchell is flying a gyrocopter around-the-world to raise money for charity
Stratodynamics plans to drop its HIdron glider from 114,000 feet soon
Second H145 D3 prototype will be used to test autopilot, performance, and structure.
German police crew refueled their EC135 with avgas--twice.
U.S. Rep Ed Case's bill would prohibit flights over national parks, prohibit narration from pilots
Are aviation CAN bus networks vulnerable to cyber attacks? Yes, but the prospect is highly unlikely.
Air ambulance operation Life Flight has completed the Helicopter Association International's Accreditation Program of Safety.
Bell has delivered 200 of its 505 light singles to customers on six continents