FAASTeam REPRESENTATIVE OF THE YEAR
MCFI William Henry "Bill" Schroeder of Carson City, Nevada was selected
by the Western Pacific Region.
earns MasterCFI designation for the 7th time
Master Instructors LLC takes great pride in announcing a significant
aviation accomplishment on the part of William H Schroeder, the
2011 Northwest Mountain Region FAASTeam Representative of the Year
and resident of Carson City, Nevada. Recently, Bill's accreditation
as a Master CFI (Certificated Flight Instructor) was renewed by
Master Instructors LLC, the international accrediting authority
for the Master Instructor designation as well as the FAA-approved
"Master Instructor Programä." He first earned this national professional
accreditation in 1999, has held it continuously since then, and
is one of only 13 worldwide to earn the credential seven times.
pilot takes to the skies - The Record-Courier
NV) While his classmates were studying physics in the classroom
Monday, 16-year-old John Patchell was putting Bernoulli’s principle
and Newton’s laws of gravity to work as he soloed for the first
time in a Cessna 172SP at Minden-Tahoe Airport.
(June 22, 2007)
Takes Flight- The Record-Courier
(Minden NV) Calvin Harris was excited to get his license on his
birthday, but unlike most 16-year-olds, the license he received
on Monday is to fly an airplane.
4, 2006) BIll Schroeder featured in
Tahoe Daily Tribune
in the mountains: Expect the unexpected Reasons for last week's
crash unknown; weather could have played a role
by Christine Stanley
in Sierra Sun January 4, 2006
in the mountains: Expect the unexpected
in the Mountains
General Aviation News - April, 6, 2010
the mountain-flying checkout
MENTOR Magazine- July 2005
and Out, How to escape the downdraft
MENTOR Magazine -March 2003
in the Sierra Nevada Mountains
Teaching people to fly in a high-altitude environment
MENTOR Magazine- August 2000
Flying Survival Tips (117 kb)
Flying Safety Considerations (118 kb)
Mountain Flying Checkout - Mentor Magazine, July 2005
into Tahoe Valley now that the tower is closed
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Alert to pilots: Wing
upper surface ice accumulation
Bill Schroeder recently appointed to 16
member FAA National Instructor Safety Council.
Schroeder, Master Certified Flight Instructor in Nevada and California
- Specializes in Aviation Safety, Flight
Instruction, Seminars and Training,
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in both Nevada and California.