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Powder River MOA questions concerns nows the time Thunderstorm season here we go
Powder River MOA, How is it working out? Thunderstorms risk management. Engine performance, what you need to be monitoring.
Date and Time:
Wednesday, May 11, 2016, starting at 19:00 Central Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Lt. Col. Matt Martin, Fred Adams, Jay Flowers
Brief Description:

Powder River MOA affects almost any flight heading across southwestern North Dakota, Eastern Montana, North Western South Dakota and Northern Wyoming.  Lt Col Matt "Killjoy" Martin
Chief, Powder River Training Complex Initiative has requested an audience with users in the area to verify how the MOA has been affecting their travel.  Good or Bad he wants to know.

Patrick Ayd, Fred Adams, and Jay Flowers will be discussing Thunderstorms and the risk based decisions necessary to safely manuever these awsome powers of nature.

Given the time, we will finish out the night with "Performance Monitoring" what we need to be paying attention to with regards to the engine or just the aircraft in general.

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Location of Seminar:
Bismarck Aero Center Hangar #53, Bismarck Airport
2301 University Drive

Bismarck, ND 58504
Directions to Venue:

South on University drive , take general aviation entrance just past Executive Air Taxi, Bismarck Aero Center is on the left (#53).  Parking on South side near lobby entrance.


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Fly-in Seminar?:
80 seats at the facility, 72 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
North Dakota FAASTeam
Contact Information:
Jay M Flowers
Phone: (701) 492-5809
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Special Thanks to Bismarck Aero Center for providing the facility and refreshments for this event.

Special thanks to Lt Col Matt "Killjoy" Martin, Chief, Powder River Training Complex Initiative, for coming out and discussing the issues and concerns we all have with this new airspace restriction.

Special thanks to Patrick Ayd, National Weather Service Bismarck, for talking about thunderstorms and weather related issues in the upcoming season.

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Credit Applicability:
½ Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 1
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 2
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