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.
Garmin has received STC approval for installation of its GI 275 electronic flight instrument in R44 and R22 helicopters.
Bell's fleet of Europe-based 505 helicopters has grown to 65.
Simply hoping an aircraft ditching will not happen to you is no way to prepare for a successful outcome.
Rogerson Kratos subsidiary Top Drop is repurposing Black Hawks to fight fires.
EASA proposed VTOL air taxi rules sets operating standards and limitations.
The Helicopter Association International and the Aircraft Electronics Association are teaming on a maintenance safety management system.
Starspeed will assume the operations of Penzance Helicopters to provide service to the Isles of Scilly.
Lessor LCI is acquiring 19 helicopters from Lobo Leasing in South America, Africa, and Europe.
Bombardier continues to pay down debt as workers win 18.5 percent pay raise.
China recently issued its latest five-year plan for general aviation, which aims to provide a “strong legal guarantee” for advancing civil aviation.