Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 15, 7 PM “Airspace 101 – Rules of the Sky” Topic: A review of Airspace, Communication Requirements, and Weather Minimums Select Number: EA13104670 Description: In the United States, airspace is divided into different types and dimensions. In this 60 minute webinar, we will examine the airspace structure and how pilots operate within it. Whether you’re studying for your written exam, preparing for a flight review, or would just like to brush up on airspace please join us.

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Tuesday, April 20, 7 PM “Over the Counter Medications – CBD and Alcohol” Topic: Understanding of the effects of alcohol, over-the-counter medications and cannabis products for pilots and mechanics. Select Number: EA63103854 Description: This webinar will give pilots and mechanics a better understanding of the effects of alcohol, over-the-counter medications and cannabis products as it relates to their performance.

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Wednesday, April 21, 8 PM NAFI – ABCs of FAA Enforcement Actions”
Topic: Learn About FAA Incident And Accident Responses And Programs Designed To Enhance Safety In The National Airspace System Select Number: CE03104749 Description: This presentation will cover the FAA’s response to aviation incidents, accidents, and occurrences (pilot deviations), the pilot’s rights and obligations in this process, and how these programs are designed to create a safer environment for all.

Pilots will learn about; Proper and Timely Response to the FAA, Pilots Rights and Obligations

NASA Reporting System designed to “lessen the likelihood of aviation accidents”

FAA’s Compliance Programthat “stresses a collaborative problem-solving approach”

Remedial Training “to gain future compliance with FAA regulations through training, thereby enhancing safety in the National Airspace System (NAS)”

“Brasher Notification” and more

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Wednesday, April 28, 7 PM “Owner Oil Change Practices” Topic: Do You Have the Knowledge, Skills, and Tools to Properly Perform an Engine Oil Change? Select Number:
EA68104342 Description: Changing the oil in your aircraft engine might look easy to some, however there is much more than just draining the oil, and replacing the filter. There are procedures that need to be followed in order to properly perform a oil change. Mike Everhart, Southern Region Aviation Maintenance Technician of the Year, and the Director of Maintenance at Belle Aircraft Maintenance in Asheville, North Carolina will discuss the proper way to perform and document an oil change.           

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Check out the new FAA Safety Briefing: Enhancing Airport Surface Safety
Notice Number: NOTC1722 The March/April 2021 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on the many facets of airport surface safety.

Feature articles and departments provide a “road map” to the various tools, resources, and strategies airmen can use to steer clear of risk during the ramp-to-runway segment of their journey. We look at some technology advances, both inside and outside the cockpit, that are proving effective in the battle against runway incursions and surface safety events.

We also take a behind-the-scenes look at the FAA’s surface safety stewards, the men and women who manage the agency’s Runway Safety Program and who regularly depend on your feedback. The Anatomy of a Wrong Surface Event – Discernment Through Dissection

Hot Spots! Part Deux – Don’t Get Burned at Airport Hot Spots

Right Stuff — Wrong Place, Wrong Time – Fortune and Misfortune in Surface Safety

The Cost of Frost on Runways – A Look at Heated Pavement Technology

Safe and Sound on the Ground – An EFB APP-roach to Improving Surface Safety

Surface Safety Done Right – Meet the FAA’s Runway Safety Professionals

Be sure to check out our entire new issue at www.faa.gov/news/safety_briefing.