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Solar Impulse back in the air

Article | Mar 03, 2016

Solar Impulse 2 made a successful test flight Feb. 26, the first flight following months of fundraising and upgrades.

Sikorsky salutes rescuers

Article | Mar 02, 2016

Sikorsky honored Los Angeles firefighters at the 2016 Heli-Expo for their bravery in a daring and successful helicopter rescue.

Dueling drones detect, avoid

Article | Mar 02, 2016

DJI has unveiled a new quadcopter with sense-and-avoid technology, the second such product rolled out as 2016 marks the arrival of small drones with smarts.

Rotors showcased in Louisville

Article | Mar 02, 2016

Despite a precipitous fall of the oil and gas portion of the industry, the Helicopter Association International's 2016 convention was surprisingly upbeat.

AOPA seeks permission to operate a commercial UAS

Article | Feb 29, 2016

AOPA is seeking FAA permission to operate a commercial unmanned aircraft, primarily for aerial photography and video.

Good news, bad news in Honeywell helicopter delivery forecast

Article | Feb 29, 2016

Helicopter deliveries are expected to slow around 10 percent over the next five years, according to Honeywell's annual operator survey.

New rulemaking for small drones

Advocacy | Feb 25, 2016

AOPA will represent general aviation on an FAA committee created to develop a regulation that would allow small drones to fly close to people.

Virgin Galactic unveils 'Unity' spaceship

Article | Feb 24, 2016

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic rolled out Virgin Spaceship Unity, a two-pilot, six-passenger spaceship designed to offer its occupants an unparalleled view of Earth from 62 miles above the planet.

Diamond DA62 certified by FAA

Article | Feb 24, 2016

The FAA has certified the Diamond DA62 that was approved last April in Europe, making customer deliveries possible in the United States.

Aircraft Spotlight

Article | Feb 24, 2016

To people outside of the aviation world, any general aviation aircraft is a Piper Cub.