General aviation commonly refers to that part of the aviation industry that engages in activity other than commercial air transport activity. This may include small charter operators, aeromedical operators, agricultural aviation businesses, aviation-based fire-fighting services, training and aerial work such as aerial photography and surveying. It also includes private, business, recreational and sports aviation activity.
General Aviation Study
The Minister for Infrastructure and Transport has announced a study into general aviation in Australia. Terms of the Reference for the Study can be found on the terms of reference page.