Schedule for Seminars for September 8 and 9, 2017

Seminars will be held in the NEW Learning Friday September 8th from 9:00 until 5:00 and in the Big Hanger on Saturday, September 9th 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 8th in the NEW Learning Center
(Behind the Maintenance Hanger)

9:00 – 10:00 – Aircraft Batteries
Installation, Operation and Preventative Maintenance
Presenter: Chris Holder – Concorde Battery

10:00 –  11:00 –  The Latest from Garmin Aviation.
Autopilots,  ADSB Portables, and more!
Presenter: Kyle Smith – Garmin Aviation

11:00 – 12:00 – To be announced

12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch

1:00 – 2:00  – Understanding ADSB In/Out Solutions
Learn more about ADS-B and understand what’s important for you to know
Presenter: Brian Babik from Appareo/Stratus

2:00 – 3:00 – True Confessions
Miscues, mishaps and “almosts” that have happened to all of us.
Presenter: Bruce Landsberg – AOPA Safety

3:00 – 4:00 -SUN N FUN  2018 is celebrating 44 years as aviation’s “Season Opener”
Tell us what you’d like to see! It’s your event
Presenters: John “Lites” Leenhouts (President/CEO SUN N Fun)
Greg Gibson (Air Operations Director)  

4:00 – 5:00 – ADSB and Me – FAAS Team
Learn how the ADS-B mandate will affect you
Presenter: Mark Lee, President, Carpenter Avionics

Saturday September 9th in the Big Hanger

9:00 – 10:00 -AOPA – Town Hall Meeting
Get an overview of what’s happening at AOPA and ask questions.
Presenter: Steve Hedges  (AOPA’s Southern Regional Manager)

10:00 – 11:00 –    Aircraft of Triple Tree Aerodrome
Descriptions and  the history of the Aircraft  operated by  Triple Tree Aerodrome.
Presenter: Courtney Tollison Hartness

11:00 – 12:00 – From Car Seat to Cockpit – One small Step for Aerospace
Get introduced to the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE)
Presenter: John “Lites” Leenhouts – President / CEO of SUN ‘n FUN
Learn how ACE students are learning to build, fly and maintain both vintage and modern aircraft
Presenter: Mike Zidziunas – President, Lakeland Aero Club

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 -Flying The King
Real life stories and adventures from the Man who “Flew The King” – Elvis’s Pilot!
Presenter: Ron Straus
Ron was with us last year and the response was amazing, come and hear the stories from “The Man who Flew The King”!

2:00 – 3:00  -Low Cost ADSB and Instruments – Garmin Aviation
Learn what’s available and what it costs
Presenter: Kyle Smith – Garmin Aviation

3:00 – 4:00   Technical Product Discussion
Champion Aerospace is located in the upstate of South Carolina and has been a long time supporter of Triple Tree.

4:00 – 4:30 – Bill Repucci – Recreational Aviation Foundation

4:30 – 5:00 –  To be announced