AVweb's Question of the Week ...

  • E-Mail this Article
  • View Printable Article
  • Text size:

    • A
    • A
    • A


Last week, we polled AVweb readers about the missing funds that were supposed to be allocated to General Aviation in the wake of 9/11. Almost 40% of you thought the government pulled the rug out from under legitimate businesses, but another 33% said simply that it was "business as usual" in Washington.


This week, we would like to know your thoughts on the GA economy.

The General Aviation Manufacturer's Association (GAMA) said recently in a news release that positive growth in GA aircraft deliveries, especially in the fourth quarter, "is an early indicator of a broader turnaround in all segments of general aviation." Manufacturers believe a provision in last year's tax bill, commonly known as "bonus depreciation," stimulated many of last year's aircraft orders, Jones said. What do you think the statistical upturn means?

Have an idea for a new QOTW? Send your suggestions to qotw@avweb.com.

Note: This address is only for suggested QOTW questions, and not for QOTW answers.