Winter 2015 Magazine

In this Issue:

  • Gear Down?
  • Understanding the Meridian Manual Override Lever
  • Steering Holds w/ the GTN750
  • Accident Review Winter 2015
  • PA-46 Heated Windshield Maintenance
  • 2014 Convention Update
  • Lending Wings to the Conservation Effort
  • Interview w/ Piper's Simon Caldecott

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In this Issue:

  • From the Executive Director
  • Gizmos and Gadgets
  • All About Jet Fuel
  • Convective Outflow Boundaries
  • Stabilized Approaches
  • Maintenance - Kevin Mead
  • Accident Review - Summer 2014
  • Angle of Attack Indication
  • Tax Talk - Run Your Business
  • Professional Charts for iPad
  • How USA Today Got Everything Wrong
  • Weekenders - Northern Destinations

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Mark your calendars for the 2015 Convention
September 16-20 in Coeur d’Alene, ID

2014 Convention ReCap

This year's 2014 Fly-In Convention in Bonita Springs, FL was another spectacular one! The speakers, presentations and resources were again top notch and a number of them 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

Piper Update at the Convention

Simon Caldecott's Piper update powerpoint from the convention, including a video from Piper on page 11 of the slideshow.

2014 Membership Meeting