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ABS - Flying / Maintaining / Owning E-Series Bonanzas
Learn About Owning, Maintaining, and Flying 1947-1956 Beech Bonanzas And The Continental E-Series Engines That Power Them
Date and Time:
Tuesday, September 14, 2021, starting at 19:00 Central Daylight Time (17:00 PDT, 18:00 MDT, 20:00 EDT, 14:00 HST, 16:00 AKDT, 17:00 Arizona, 00:00 GMT)
Lew Gage, Thomas P. Turner
Brief Description:

Join Lew Gage, the acknowledged expert on 1947-1956 Beech Bonanzas and the Continental E-Series engines that power them, for a special presentation on owning, maintaining and flying the Beech classics. This program will cover:

•     Unique inspection requirements of dry sump/remote oil tank engines
•     Automatic and manual operation of the Beech electric propeller
•     Tips for starter longevity
•     Techniques for slowing down during descent and in the traffic pattern

Viewers will be able to type in their questions to be answered during the event. We’ll explain how to do so at the beginning of the webinar. 

Although this American Bonanza Society program is oriented toward pilots of early Beech Bonanzas, some of the discussion, techniques and procedures described are valuable to the pilot and owner of any airplane.

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Webinar Information
To access this American Bonanza Society LIVE Broadcast - CLICK HERE
REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED to view this broadcast. There is no limit to the number who may attend this live course, and there is no additional software to download. Simply click on the link above at the scheduled time to view the program.
UNABLE TO ATTEND THE LIVE BROADCAST? You may access the ARCHIVED program at any time after the LIVE Broadcast via the link above on virtually any internet connected device.
WINGS / AMT credit is earned immediately upon completion of a short quiz onFAASafety.gov using the NEW 2 Clicks-To-Quiz process

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Aeronautical Proficiency Training
Phone: 314-787-7454
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Lew Gage is the acknowledged expert on 1947-1956 Beech Bonanzas and the Continental E-Series engines that power them. 

Lew navigated and then flew intercontinental jets for Pan Am and wrote his “Currents” column for ABS Magazine for over a decade. These articles served as the basis for Lew’s book E-Series Bonanzas: Flying, Owning and Maintaining a Classic.


Tom is Executive Director of the American Bonanza Society Air Safety Foundation. An ATP/CFI/CFII/MEI with a Master’s Degree in Aviation Safety, Tom has been inducted into the Flight Instructor Hall of Fame.


This ABSWeb presentation is funded by generous donations from members of the American Bonanza Society.


The American Bonanza Society serves Beechcraft enthusiasts by sharing valuable safety, technical, and educational resources promoting interaction among and advocacy on behalf of its members. ABS is the premier association for Bonanza, Baron, Debonair, and Travel Air enthusiasts with 10,000+ members who own, fly, or have a sincere interest in these Beechcraft models. Learn more at www.bonanza.org

Credit Applicability:
Advanced WINGS
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 1
1 Hour Total for AMT
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National Project:
Any other Operations task not covered in the NPP
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