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Flying the New York City Special Flight Rules Area (SFRA) / EAA 321
Flying the Hudson River Exclusion Safely and Legally For a More Enjoyable Flight With No Surprises
Date and Time:
Saturday, October 14, 2023, starting at 10:00 Eastern Daylight Time Download Calendar File
John Phillips, Paul Jones: FAASTeam Rep
Brief Description:

This should be a very interesting presentation for any pilot planning on flying the Hudson River Exclusion. Topics covered will include: the best time to make the flight, different type of aircraft that may be encountered, distractions to avoid, congestion in the area of the Verrazano Bridge and the Statue of Liberty and the hazards this produces, possible turbulence from buildings, overtaking and being overtaken by other aircraft.

With respect to executing the flight, topics to be addressed will include: required training, overheads depicting routes, airspace, and reporting points. These will identify what the pilot will need to know in order to conduct the flight from either the North or South.

Refreshments will be provided, so please register for this event below!!

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Location of Seminar:
Reading Regional Airport Terminal
2501 Bernville Rd

Reading, PA 19605
Directions to Venue:

Event hosted in the Reading Regional Airport Terminal Departures/Boarding Lounge. Park at the main terminal parking area, proceed through the main doors and follow signs to Boarding Lounge.

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Fly-in Seminar?:
Yes  RDG
75 seats at the facility, 45 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
FAA Safety Team
Contact Information:
Paul Jones
Phone: (610) 762-2601
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Light refreshments (coffee, donuts and bottle water) will be available free of charge for attendees, and Klinger’s will be providing discount coupons for anyone wanting to stop in after the program.

At the end of the seminar anyone with an iPad or iPhone who wants copies of the presentation or the slideshow will be able to have them airdropped to them.

This event is presented by the EAA Local Chapter #321.

**NO landing fees for event fly in.


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:
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
FAASTeam Project Information:
National Project:
Conduct safety event addressing Light Sport/Experimental Amateur Built aircraft
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