2012 MMOPA Fly-In Convention
September 19-22, 2012
The Broadmoor - Colorado Springs, CO
MMOPA welcomes you to this year's convention being held at the Rocky Mountains' prestigious Broadmoor Hotel.
We've got another great lineup slated for this year with activities for everyone, blending academics, leisure and adventure.
The Broadmoor is the longest-running winner of both the AAA Five-Diamond and Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star awards. The Colorado Springs resort is located on 3,000 plush acres under the shadow of Cheyenne Mountain and offers an award-winning spa, ﬁtness center, two swimming pools, three outdoor hot tubs, one lap pool, 54 holes of championship golf and six tennis courts. The Broadmoor features 700 rooms & suites plus an additional 44 cottage bedrooms, each offering 42-inch flat screen Televisions and wireless or wired internet.
This year you again have the option of registering for the convention via mail or fax with the registration packet or with the online registration form. If you register online, you must still mail or fax in your hotel form to the Broadmoor, the Auction donation form to Bill Alberts and rental cars to Enterprise. Links to all these forms are available on the online registration's "Thank You" page. The Golf Tournament can be signed up for by calling the Broadmoor's course directly at 519-577-5792.
For detailed convention information, please refer to the Convention Brochure.
For details, please refer to the convention brochure
- Hyman Lecture “Breaking The Error Chain”
- Companions Ground Seminar
- Piper Update
- Advance Weather & Flight Planning Websites for the Flight Levels
- Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 Update
- Piston Engine Operations and the Evolution of 100UL
- Pilot Fatigue Management
- Companions Flying Sessions
- Brian Shul - The Sled Driver
- UAV’s Technology, Applications, Regulations & Threats to GA
- Avidyne Plug - And - Play Avionics for your PA-46
- Meridian Owners Meeting
- Malibu Owners Meeting
- Mirage/Matrix Owners Meeting
- JetProp Owners Meeting
- Ditching a PA-46 in the Caribbean
- MMOPA Membership Meeting
- Piper Dealer Forum
- iPad Flight Planning Update
- Accident & Safety Review
- Icing from a Test Pilots View Point
Each year, the MMOPA Convention draws leading aviation vendors to our exhibit halls. Vendor exhibits will be arranged around the perimeter of the breakfast/lunch gathering areas for your convenience. At this early date, vendor exhibitor contracts have not been mailed, so the information below is preliminary and is designed only to give you an idea of what to expect:
||Arizona Aircraft Accessories
||ASI Jet Center
||Aviation Sales, Inc.
||Center Capital Corp.
|Chelton Flight Systems
||Columbia Aircraft Sales, Inc.
||Concord Battery Corp.
|Corporate Airsearch International, Inc.
||Elbit Systems of America
|Elizabeth & The Gold Lady
||Falcon Insurance of California
|Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co.
||Hartzell Propeller Service
||L-3 Avionics Systems
||Light Speed Aviation
||Malibu/Mirage Safety & Training
||Paul K. Sanchez
||West Coast Wash Station
||Piper Aircraft, Inc.
|Pratt & Whitney Canada
||Professional Insurance Management
||Roger Aviation Company
||Sandel Avionics, Inc.
||Simcom Training Centers
||The Pilot Insurance Center
||The Trend Group
|Travers & Associates
||Vero Beach Avionics