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Brodhead Tailwheel Workshop
Tailwheel workshop
Date and Time:
Saturday, June 2, 2018, starting at 10:00 Central Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Steve Krog, John Chmiel, Lou Radecki, Elaine Kauh, Joe Norris, John Dorcey, Levi Eastlick, Andy Miller, Jurg Grossenbacher
Brief Description:

If you own, rent, or wish to learn all about the tailwheel flight operations this workshop is for you! This tailwheel workshop was developed and implemented through partnership with EAA, AOPA, Wisconsin Bureau of Aeronautics, the FAA and nine of Wisconsins' most experienced  tailwheel instructors.

The workshop consists of a 2:30 hrs. morning session and an afternoon flight training session presented by these experts and representatives from the FAA and AOPA. 

 Interactive Morning Seminar;

  •  Advanced Preflight Check, including samples maintenance issues associated with tailwheel aircraft leading to accidents and incidents.
  • Taxi
  • Takeoff, crosswind, short-field and soft-field (use of a yaw string)
  • Landing techniques for crosswind, short-field and soft-field operation
  • Taxi to tiedown
  • Postflight check
  • Earn WINGS credit for this activity
  • The morning seminar is free of charge

Afternoon session consists of flight training session allowing you to train with one of the Tailwheel Flight Instructor utilizing the flight school aircraft or your own.

Flight Training;

  • Advanced Preflight Check
  • Taxi
  • Takeoff, crosswind, short-field and soft-field operation, (use of a yaw string)
  • Landing, crosswind, short-field and soft-field operation
  • Taxi to tiedown
  • Postflight check
  • Earn WINGS flight credit for this activity

The flight training has a cost associated with it. You will have to consult with your flight instructor. If you are planning on using your own aircraft, please call Levi Eastlick in advance at (608) 267-5018.)


If you wish to receive WINGS credit for attending this seminar please register for this seminar at this site. When you register for the seminar, you insure that credit is correctly applied to you. When you attend the program, an attendance sheet will be circulated. Make sure you initial it next to your name. You may also obtain credit by adding your name and email address to the attendance sheet at the seminar, but if you do this, please make sure that the email address you use is registered on http://www.faasafety.gov/ You must have an email address to receive credit.

For more information on the new WINGS program, click on WINGS Pilot Proficiency Program on the http://www.faasafety.gov/ site, or ask a FAASTeam Representative for assistance at the program




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Location of Seminar:
Brodhead EAA Chapter 431
N2439 Airport Road

Brodhead, WI 53520
Directions to Venue:

EAA Chapter 431- Hangar is located on the Brodhead Airport, located at N2439 Airport Road, Brodhead, Wisconsin.

Fly-in Seminar?:
150 seats at the facility, 95 remaining for online registration.
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Phone: (414) 486-2995
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We would like to give a special thanks to the flight instructor staff made up of; Steve Krog, Elaine Kauh, John Chmiel, Joe Norris, Mike Weinfurter, Lou Radecki, Sandi Randall, Steve Krueger and John Dorcey.

This event would not be possible with the support of Levi Eastlick, Airspace Safety Program Manager of the Wisconsin Bureau of Aeronautics, Andy Miller, Great Lakes Ambassador of AOPA, Joe Norris, of EAA and the Wisconsin EAA Chapters, Harold Green of Midwest Flyers Magazine, Jefff Gaier of the Wisconsin Hamburger Social, and the Personnel of the Milwaukee FAA 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:
Advanced WINGS
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
Master WINGS
1 Credit for Master Knowledge Topic 2
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