11-Mar-2011 Source: NTSB
The National Transportation Safety Board, Angel Flight, andÂ Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) will hold aÂ volunteer pilot safety stand down seminar at the NTSBÂ Training Center in Ashburn, Virginia on March 25, 2011.
Below is the seminar’s agenda:
Keynote Address: Chairman Deborah A.P. Hersman, National Transportation Safety Board 9:00-9:30 am.
Â·Â Four NTSB accident briefs from investigations involving volunteer pilots -Â Mr. Paul Cox, Senior Air Safety Investigator
Â·Â Weather Issues – Mr. Don Eick, Meteorologist
Â·Â TWA800 lecture and viewing of the reconstruction of the aircraft (2 sessions) – Dr. Paul Schuda, Director, NTSB Training Center
Â·Â Perspectives From the FAA – Ms. Susan Parson, Editor of ?FAA Safety Briefing? magazine
Â·Â Safety Systems – Ms. Karen Arendt, FAA Washington FSDO FAAST Team Program Manager
Â·Â Volunteer Pilots – Mr. Bruce Landsberg, President of AOPA Foundation
Â·Â Final Approach Fix Inbound – Mr. Jonathan Greenway, Chief FlightÂ Â Â Â Instructor and Safety Director, Air Safety Institute
Â·Â Topic To Be Determined – AOPA Legal (To Be Determined)
Registration is free and limited to 200 participants. Attendees must register on line at: abuys.com/pilotsafety.
Lunch is being provided courtesy of AOPA at no cost to participants.
Information about the NTSB Training Center is available at: www.ntsb.gov/TC/trainingcenter.htm.