Summer '15 Magazine

In this Issue:

  • Piston Engine Overhauls
  • Who Owns Your Plane?
  • Accident Review Summer '15
  • Piper M600 Gets a New Panel
  • A Visit to the NASA Ice House
  • Weekenders - Wyoming
  • Taking On Icing
  • Piper and Raymond Weil
  • What's Your Airplane Really Worth?
  • Maintenance Tips for Lycoming Engines
  • Don't Let the iPad Ground Your Flight

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In this Issue:

  • From the Executive Director
  • New and Notable
  • Ladies Corner
  • The New Piper M-Class
  • Bird Watching the M-Class PA-46
  • Flying the North Pacific
  • Forecasts via Automation
  • Accidend Review - Spring 2015
  • Maintenance - Kevin Mead
  • Tax Talk

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2015 Convention ReCap

A few of the presentations and resources from the 2015 Fly-In Convention in Coeur d’Alene, ID are provided below with more to be added soon. More resources and some academic presentations from the 2014 Convention are also available.

Convention Landings & Highlight Video

Opening Remarks

A very well put together presentation detailing the history of MMOPA and the conventions throughout the years.

2015 Membership Meeting

2014 Convention ReCap

A few of the presentations and resources from last year's Fly-In Convention in Bonita Springs, FL are provided below.

Cabin Depressurization and Slow Onset Hypoxia

CRM, Simulator and Scenario based physiology

Lessons learned from 2500 pilots trained in slow onset hypoxia

By Dr. Paul Buza, Medical director, SOUTHERN AEROMEDICAL INSTITUTE

Kalitta-66: Striking Hypoxia Tape

One of the topics at 2014 Convention was hypoxia, and pulse oximeters were distributed to owners. This tape is a dramatic real example.

2014 Safety Review, by Manny Casiano

The accidents since last convention are discussed, with some takeaways from the preliminary information available.

PA46 Angle-of-Attack Indicator Project

AoA Concepts - Mark Korin, Alpha Systems

FAA Approval - Pete Rouse, Small Airplane Dir.

PA46 Installation - Jon Sisk, MMOPA