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Mountain Flying - TWO HOUR Seminar
Safety considerations and aeronautical decision making for Mountain Flying operations.
Date and Time:
Saturday, June 3, 2017, starting at 09:00 Central Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Derwin Hammond, CFII, COM ASEL/S, ATC (ret.), military liaison officer, Part 135 pilot
Brief Description:

Details on decision making for flying in mountain terrain considering the following: Weather, winds, mountain passes' both high and low, turbulence, density altitude, aircraft capability, survival gear, and emergency consideration.

Video and slides included on all aspects of flying in different geographical areas including Alaska, West Coast, New England, and Rocky Mountain areas.

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Location of Seminar:
Modern Avionics/Air Trek North
10000 Flying Cloud Dr

Eden Prairie, MN 55347
Directions to Venue:

This seminar will be located in the Modern Avionics Hangar located behind shop. If flying in, ramp is full and you need to park across the taxiway in the grass please notifly Flying Cloud Ground Control of your intentions.

You may want to consider bringing a chair in case there are none available when you arrive.


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Fly-in Seminar?:
120 seats at the facility, 46 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
Minnesota FAASTeam
Contact Information:
Laura Herrmann
Phone: (952) 210-8600
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Thanks to Modern Avionics and Air Trek North for the use of their hangar.

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 1
Advanced WINGS
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
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