Schedule for Seminars for September 9 and 10, 2016
Seminars will be held in the NEW Learning Center Friday September 9th from 9:00 until 5:00 and in the Big Hanger on Saturday, September 10th from 9:00 until 5:00
When you attend a Seminar ask for a ticket, drop 1/2 half in the RED CAN Keep the other Half, drawing for Sponsor Donated Goodies will be at 5:30 on Saturday in the Maintenance Hanger Prizes will also be announced at the Lower Gazebo Must be present to win
Friday September 9th in the NEW Learning Center (Behind the Maintenance Hanger)
9:00 – 10:00 – FAA FASSTeam – Aging Aircraft Presenter: Eric Barnhill, TTA Staff and FAA FAASTeam
10:00 – 11:00 – Aircraft Batteries Installation, Operation and Preventative Maintenance Presenter: Chris Holder – Concorde Battery
11:00 – 12:00 – Garmin Presenter: Scott McCurley
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – 2:00 – Understanding ADSB In/Out Solutions Presenter: Brian Babik from Appareo
2:00 – 3:00 – Safety – AOPA Presenter: Bruce Larson The 20-80 rule
Staying safe is easy: Manage just 20 percent of the causal factors to avoid 80% of the accidents. AOPA’s senior safety advisor Bruce Landsberg takes you on a fast, fact and fun-filled tour of the biggest safety problems and offers practical tips . Fabulous prizes available. Some basic and some advanced review.Presenter: Bruce Larson – AOPA
3:00 – 4:00 – FAASTeam – Part 43 – Whats legal to do on your aircraft
4:00 – 5:00 – EAA Grassroots Update Presenter: Jack Pelton, EAA Chairman and CEO Topics include: Third Class Medical Reform, EAA Accessible Safety STC, ATC Privatization, FAA Hanger Use Policy
Saturday September 10th in the Big Hanger
9:00 – 10:00 – AOPA Town Hall Meeting Presenter: Mark Baker – President of AOPA Latest happenings in Washington will be discussed including: 3rd class medical reform, FAR Part 23 rewrite, AOPA’s major initiative to lower the cost of flying through clubs and remanufactured aircraft and to grow the pilot population.
10:00 – 11:00 – Courtney Tollison Hartness – Aircraft of Triple Tree Aerodrome Courtney will describing and covering the history of the Aircraft Owned by and operated by The Triple Tree Aerodrome
11:00 – 12:00 -Bruce Larson – AOPA – Murphy’s Law Murphy’s Law says that if something can go wrong, it will. In aviation, it’s smart to think of Murphy as an optimist. We’ll take a humorous look at accident causes and some solutions.
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch A sandwich bar will be set up on the Patio (next to the big hanger), so you don’t have to miss any of the Seminars or Workshops
1:00 – 2:00 – Bill Harrelson Setting the World Record – Speed Around the World over Both Poles We’ll see how the aircraft (a Lancair IV) was constructed specifically for ultra long distance oceanic flying, other records set, and the record flight itself
2:00 – 3:00 -Mark Ducorsky – Mike Zidziunas Lakeland Aero Club – High School Flying Club Making Tomorrow’s Greatest Aviators Today
Club Airmanship through training in gliders and
Flying to Oshkosh in vintage airplanes
Hands on restoration of club airplanes
How this program can be replicated elsewhere
Tomorrow’s Greatest Aviators Today
3:00 – 3:30 Jim Wilson – Restoring a Travel Air “Extreme” restoration of a historic 1928 Travel Air biplane. Background on Travel Air biplanes, specific history on this particular airplane, and the restoration effort to date (airplane is ready to cover). There will be plenty of “meat” for restorers, and why the “restore/make it” work was the easy part of this project.
3:30 – 4:00 – Bill Repucci – Recreational Aviation Foundation
4:00 – 4:30 – FAA FAASTeam
4:30 – 5:00 – Ron Strauss – Flying the King Ron Flew Elvis Presley’s aircraft from 1975 to 1977, hear his stories about how it was to meet “The King” and fly him around.