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Angle of Attack (AOA) and Why It Is Important
AOA - What Is It, Why Is It Important And Why Should I Use It?
Date and Time:
Tuesday, September 26, 2023, starting at 19:00 Central Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Tim Short, CFI, ATP, USAF, Continental Airlines Captain, Express Jet Captain (Ret.) and Ground Instructor
Brief Description:

Tim Short, CFI, ATP, USAF, Continental Airlines Captain, Express Jet Captain (Ret), and Ground Instructor, will discuss stalls, spins, loss of control, and a weapon to have in your arsenal to help against them.  Learn about AoA indicators and how AoA training can help make the invisible visible and the frightening more easily manageable.  Learning about AoA can make you more confident flying, and you'll see how easy it is to incorporate an AoA system into your aircraft and your flying.

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Location of Seminar:
West Houston Airport
18000 Groschke Road
Terminal Building 2nd Floor
Houston, TX 77084
Directions to Venue:

West Houston Airport is located north of I-10 between Hwy 6 and Barker Cypress Road.

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Fly-in Seminar?:
100 seats at the facility, 68 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
Contact Information:
Susan Haass
Phone: (713) 385-6123
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

A great big thanks to the sponsors who support the FAA Safety Program:

* West Houston Airport - the weekend fuel discount will apply to attendees flying in.
* Refreshments are provided by the 99s
* The FAASTeam and the Houston FSDO

Equal Access Information:
The FAA Safety Team (FAASTeam) is committed to providing equal access to this meeting/event for all participants. If you need alternative formats or services because of a disability, please communicate your request as soon as possible with the person in the “Contact Information” area of the meeting/event notice. Note that two weeks is usually required to arrange services.
Credit Applicability:
½ Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 1
Advanced WINGS
½ Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
Master WINGS
½ Credit for Master Knowledge Topic 2
FAASTeam Project Information:
National Project:
Any Safety Event held based upon data/risk
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