June 1, 2006
1986: Cessna announced the suspension of all piston aircraft production. The last Skyhawk, a Model P, was the fastest of all the Skyhawks produced thus far.
Aircraft Power and Fuel
New Zealand helicopter company Composite Helicopters is moving from kit to certified carbon fiber rotorcraft.
Eliminating unnecessary cost burdens for flight training providers and assuring obstruction-free land development around airports were among legislative priorities that AOPA raised with Iowa lawmakers.
Prolific helicopter manufacturer Robinson saw lower sales in 2014 on weak global demand, but a new engine deal and some aircraft options indicate a strong future.
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