General Aviation

  • JFI Jets Names Bob Seidel Chief Executive Officer

    NEW YORK, NY July 30, 2012 – JFI Jets, a worldwide provider of aircraft management and charter services, announced that Bob Seidel has joined the company as chief executive officer.  He replaces Bill Cripe who will take a sabbatical leave of absence...

    Press Release • July 30th, 2012

  • AKIA Launches

    Oshkosh, WI – The Aircraft Kit Industry Association, or AKIA, formally organized during AirVenture, agreed on a mission statement and sent its officers to a stream of meetings to introduce the new organization to key aviation groups like EAA, AOPA, FAA...

    Press Release • July 30th, 2012

  • King Schools Offers Initial and Recurrent Part 135 Training

    King Schools has completed its Part 135 knowledge training suite by releasing two new Part 135 Recurrent online training courses.

    Press Release • July 27th, 2012

  • BRS Aerospace Announces National Service Center

    It has partnered with US Aviation of Denton, TX, to create a National Service Center that provides new installation, inspection, removal, replacement, and repack services of its whole airframe parachute recovery systems.

    Press Release • July 27th, 2012

  • Eclipse Unveils The Veterans Airlift Command's "Hero's Total Eclipse"

    On July 26, 2012 at the EAA Airventure in Oshkosh, WI, Eclipse Aerospace presented to the Veterans Airlift Command the "Hero's Total Eclipse."

    Press Release • July 26th, 2012

  • Commemorative Air Force Changing the Face of Warbird Aviation

    Oshkosh, Wisconsin (July 25, 2012) - Aviation is faced with many challenges, and the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) has become a leader in the effort to effect change in the industry. Over the past few years, the CAF has worked to diversify its...

    Press Release • July 26th, 2012

  • TWC Aviation Announces Charter Revenue Solutions for Aircraft Owners

    San Jose, California (July 25, 2012) — TWC Aviation announced two guaranteed charter revenue solutions for aircraft owners who wish to reduce their operating costs while their aircraft is idle. The TWC RevenueFlex SM and TWC RevenueMax SM...

    Press Release • July 26th, 2012

  • Pratt & Whitney Canada's PW610 Engine Selected to Power New Eclipse 550 Aircraft

    OSHKOSH, WISCONSIN--(Marketwire - July 25, 2012) - EAA AIRVENTURE - Pratt & Whitney Canada's (P&WC) PW610F engine has been selected by Eclipse Aerospace to power the next-generation Eclipse 550 twin-engine business jet. The PW610F has proven itself on the...

    Press Release • July 26th, 2012

  • FRESH FLIGHT DESIGN FLIGHT SCHOOLS

    South Woodstock, Connecticut / July 25, 2012 — Flight Design USA is focused on adding to the number of places where new pilots can be created. The Connecticut company has a 31-outlet network of representatives and flight schools and those that are...

    Press Release • July 26th, 2012

  • IRS Joins FAA,TSA in Circumventing the Rulemaking Process

    Byer: The general aviation industry has enough to worry about nowadays, let alone a fishing expedition by the IRS

    Press Release • July 26th, 2012

  • Piper, Pratt & Whitney Canada Sign 10-Year Agreement

    Piper Aircraft, Inc. has reached a 10-year agreement with Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) for the continuing purchase of PT6A-42A turboprop engines to power Piper's flagship aircraft, the single-engine M-Class Meridian.

    Press Release • July 25th, 2012

  • Chesapeake Sport Pilot Granted FAA Authorization to Conduct Searey Training

    The Searey is a two place, amphibious flying boat that fits within the light sport category.

    Press Release • July 25th, 2012

  • Cubs 2 Oshkosh Centerpiece of Vintage Aircraft Association Display

    This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Piper J-3 Cub, a simple aircraft built between 1937 and 1947.

    Press Release • July 24th, 2012

  • Two New Sky Arrows Introduced at Oshkosh

    Magnaghi Aeronautica unveils the new LSA model and the Sky Arrow Aerial Work Platform (AWP)

    Press Release • July 24th, 2012

  • Cessna Opts for SMA SR305-230E Engine to Power Turbo Skylane NXT

    Oshkosh, WI, July 24, 2012 - Cessna Aircraft Company (Textron) announced on July 23, 2012 at EAA Airventure Oshkosh, that it has selected the SMA SR305-230E engine to power its Turbo Skylane NXT aircraft. The Turbo Skylane NXT is a four-seat...

    Press Release • July 24th, 2012