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.

October 10, 2019, 11:31 AM

Porsche and Boeing Team On Urban Air Mobility

Porsche and Boeing are developing a concept eVTOL and will jointly explore the "premium" UAM space.

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Sep 6, 2019 - 9:42 AM
Helicopter Leonardo is teaming with aviation training company CAE USA to offer training to U.S. government customers
David Balevic
Sep 6, 2019 - 8:27 AM
David Balevic is CHC's new CEO; Imran Hayat named executive Vice President
James Ketchell with gyrocopter
Sep 6, 2019 - 7:54 AM
Adventurer James Ketchell is flying a gyrocopter around-the-world to raise money for charity
Hidron stratospheric glider
Sep 3, 2019 - 10:53 AM
Stratodynamics plans to drop its HIdron glider from 114,000 feet soon
H145 in flight
Aug 29, 2019 - 11:21 PM
Second H145 D3 prototype will be used to test autopilot, performance, and structure.
Aug 29, 2019 - 10:54 PM
German police crew refueled their EC135 with avgas--twice.
Blue Hawaiian Helicopters
Aug 29, 2019 - 11:19 AM
U.S. Rep Ed Case's bill would prohibit flights over national parks, prohibit narration from pilots
Aug 28, 2019 - 12:12 PM
Are aviation CAN bus networks vulnerable to cyber attacks? Yes, but the prospect is highly unlikely.
Aug 28, 2019 - 11:39 AM
Air ambulance operation Life Flight has completed the Helicopter Association International's Accreditation Program of Safety.
Aug 28, 2019 - 11:28 AM
Bell has delivered 200 of its 505 light singles to customers on six continents