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Collision Course Airborne Traffic Seminar

Description: Title:
Collision Course Avoiding Airborne Traffic

Topic:
AOPA Collision Course: Avoiding Airborne Traffic Safety Seminar

Date and Time:
Monday, April 2, 2018, starting at 19:00 Central
Daylight Time

Speaker(s):
AOPA Air Safety Institute Presenter

Brief Description:

The ?big sky? can get awfully small when multiple aircraft are in the vicinity. Even with ATC support and traffic displays, near misses happen too frequently and midair collisions still happen. Advanced technologies which ensure more precise course and altitude tracking and more aircraft converging on fewer airports all work to shrink the ?big sky?.

ASI?s new seminar looks at the problem from a risk management perspective. We identify high-risk scenarios and locations, then lay out strategies for avoiding them. From congested corridors to frenetic fly-ins, we talk about:

Human eye limitations that impact the ?see and avoid? philosophy

Proven techniques on enhancing visual scan effectiveness

Maximizing your visibility to other aircraft

The promise and peril of cockpit technology
?Danger zones? you may not be aware of

Location of Seminar:

Muhlenberg County Airport
399 Airport Road
Greenville, KY 42345

Free AOPA Safety Seminar - No Pre-registration

This seminar is Sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Aviation.

Fly-in Seminar?:
Yes M21

Sponsoring Division:
AOPA Air Safety Institute
Contact Information:
Robin Sharitz
Phone: 301-695-2175
Robin.sharitz@aopa.org

Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Free Seminar - No Pre-registration. Time of seminar is the city's local time zone.

This seminar is Sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Aviation.

Credit Applicability:
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
Location: M21 Muhlenberg County Airport
Date: Monday, April 2, 2018
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm EDT
Duration: 2 hours
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Created by: Bill Janowicz
Updated: Thursday, March 15, 2018 10:58am GMT