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Operation Skyhook Safety Seminar
Nontowered Airport Operations
Date and Time:
Thursday, May 24, 2018, starting at 19:00 Central Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Jerry Chism, Mike Lain, Doug Hale
Brief Description:

The annual Skyhook fly in starts with a safety seminar Thursday evening.  Jerry Chism, ADA Director, Flight Instructor and FAASTeam Representative, will step us through 6 accident case studies at nontowered airports to help identify what went wrong. Additionally, there will be short briefings from the FAASTeam Representative Mike Lain and Airport Manager Doug Hale.

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Location of Seminar:
Grider Field (Pine Bluff Regional Airport)
709 Hangar Row

Pine Bluff, AR 71601
Directions to Venue:

Terminal Building at Grider Field.  Airport is located 3 miles south of the City of Pine Bluff along HWY 65 S.

Fly-in Seminar?:
Yes  PBF
75 seats at the facility, 47 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
Contact Information:
Ken Johnson
Phone: 870-879-6612
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Fly in Event for pilots from around the US for Memorial Day Weekend.  BPA, Inc. Member Chapters arrive for a weekend of fun, aviation comradery and serious flying competition. The majority of competitors own their aircraft and they take great pride in showing off their most prized possession. The event draws a tremendous number of spectators from the surrounding area, and generous BPA, Inc. Members volunteer to give airplane rides – “Young Eagle flights” – to hundreds of enthusiastic kids. Some original Tuskegee Airmen Attend Skyhook @ KPBF.  

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
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