Announcements/Events-

UPCOMING EVENTS

AOPA Safety Seminar- January 10, 2011,
1800-2100 hours.
Atlantis Hotel, South Virginia Street, Reno, NV
Presented by AOPA and the FAASTeam
Presenters-Catherine Fish AOPA and NV Master CFI Bill Schroeder

CFI/DPE Training Workshop- Thursday, January 13, 2011,
1800-2100 hours Nevada Wing CAP Headquarters, Reno, NV
Presented by Bill Schroeder MCFI and the FAA Safety Team.
Contact Bill Schroeder, 530-520-5907 for details.

Civil Air Patrol Mountain Fury- Saturday, January 22, 2011
Presented by Bill Schroeder MCFI and the Civil Air Patrol Check Pilot Examiner - Required for all Nevada Wing Mission Pilots
Contact Bill Schroeder, 530-520-5907 for details.

CFI/DPE Training Workshop-Thursday, March 10, 2011,
1800-2100 hours
Nevada Wing CAP Headquarters, Reno, NV

MOUNTAIN FLYING SEMINARS

BILL SCHROEDER, ATP-ME, MEL, SEL, CFI, CFII
MASTER CERTIFIED FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR,
CHECK PILOT EXAMINER, CIVIL AIR PATROL,
FAASTEAM LEAD REPRESENTATIVE, RENO FSDO.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

THIS COURSE IS DESIGNED FOR THE PILOT WHO HAS LIMITED EXPERIENCE FLYING IN MOUTAINOUS TERRAIN AND THE PILOT WHO WISHES TO LEARN MORE ABOUT MOUNTAIN FLYING. SUBJECTS TO BE COVERED IN THE COURSE ARE:

HIGH ALTITUDE FLYING: DENSITY ALTITUDE; AIRCRAFT PERFORMANCE; PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF HIGH ALTITUDE FLYING; NIGHT FLIGHT; SURVIVAL EQUIPMENT.

MOUNTAIN WEATHER INCLUDING WINDS, WAVES, CEILINGS AND VISIBILITIES, TURBULENCE, ICING, THUNDERSTORMS AND OBTAINING ACCURATE WEATHER INFORMATION.

MOUNTAIN FLYING INCLUDING MAKING THE GO/NO GO DECISION; ANTICIPATING TURBULENCE;CROSSING RIDGES; ESCAPING DOWNDRAFTS; CANYON FLYING; FLYING THROUGH VALLEYS AND STEEP TERRAIN; MOUNTAIN AIRPORTS; RUNWAY LENGTHS; CLIMB OUTS; SENSORY ILLUSIONS; REPORTING EMERGENCIES; SAFETY. WINGS CREDIT FOR COURSE.

INVESTMENT $100.00 PER PERSON
ALL TRAINING MATERIALS PROVIDED EXCEPT CALCULATORS/PENS/PENCILS
(MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE AT THE DOOR TO BILL SCHROEDER) CREDIT CARDS NOT ACCEPTED

CONTACT INFORMATION
BILL SCHROEDER- (530) 520-5907
CALL FOR RESERVATIONS

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