Three die in DA 40 ditching

A pilot and his two passengers were killed on Monday evening when their Diamond DA40-tdi plunged into the sea while approaching Sweden. The aircraft, a … Read more

Cirrus plumps for Williams engine

Cirrus Design revealed yesterday at NBAA that it will be using the Williams International FJ33-4A-19 in its upcoming “the-jet by CIRRUS” VLJ (Very Light Jet). … Read more

Piper announces its Jet

It’s been rumoured for a while now, but Piper has used NBAA in Orlando (which started today) to announce its jet, which was first hinted … Read more

Pressure grows on London helicopters

We reported earlier in the year (see <a href=’http://www.flyer.co.uk/news/newsfeed.php?artnum=274′ target=’_blank’>here</a> and <a href=’http://www.flyer.co.uk/news/newsfeed.php?artnum=264′ target=’_blank’>here</a>) that the London Assembly was looking into noise and other issues … Read more

First flight for Cessna LSA

Cessna have announced the first flight of their Light Sport Aircraft (LSA). The airplane took off at 8:33 am yesterday (Friday 13th October) and performed … Read more

FAA restricts NY airspace for GA

Yesterday (<a href=’newsfeed.php?artnum=312′ target=’_blank’>in this report</a>) we reported that the FAA was considering restrictions on light aircraft using the ‘corridors’ up and down the East … Read more

FAA may restrict New York GA routes

The post-accident response to the <a href=’newsfeed.php?artnum=311′ target=’_blank’>SR20 crash</a> which killed Cory Lidle and his instructor continues unabated. This morning (US time) the media and … Read more