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.

 Embry-Riddle associate professor Scott Burgess (Photo: Mark Huber)
Jul 25, 2019 - 11:16 AM
Safety tools should be incorporated in primary, recurrent helo pilot training, says professor.
Jul 25, 2019 - 2:09 AM
The Light Aircraft Manufacturers Association leader told journalists he sees good news on the horizon for LSAs.
Jul 25, 2019 - 1:43 AM
Albuquerque, New Mexico-based Aspen believes avionics should be able to grow with a pilot's needs.
Jul 25, 2019 - 12:53 AM
Three experienced GA veterans have a business plan built on completing 10 airplanes per year.
Jul 24, 2019 - 9:55 PM
Expert cautions care in designing rooftop landing pads for eVTOLs.
Jul 24, 2019 - 8:53 PM
Deliveries of Aeromarine LSA's $20,000 all-electric Part 103 ultralight will begin later this year.
Jul 24, 2019 - 8:09 PM
Sabrewing cargo drone has a range of up to 1,000 nm and a useful load of 8,000 lbs.
Jul 24, 2019 - 5:22 PM
Ohio propeller manufacturer Hartzell is showing two fresh approvals for Cessna and American Champion models.
Jul 24, 2019 - 12:15 PM
Trutrak’s CEO and owner Andrew Barker will join subsidiary BendixKing's executive team
Switchblade on road
Jul 24, 2019 - 9:52 AM
Flying car has attracted almost 1,000 "reservations."