Event Details and Registration

Down Arrow
Welcome Guest
Below you will find the details for this seminar or webinar. You may register by clicking the "Register" link. (Print-friendly version)

Unfortunate Accident Controlled Flight Into Terrain
Controlled Flight Into Terrain claims Two Lives
Date and Time:
Tuesday, April 26, 2022, starting at 18:00 Central Daylight Time Download Calendar File
Jurg Grossenbacher
Brief Description:

If you fly at night then this seminar is for you!

Jurg Grossenbacher, FAAST Program Manager from the Milwaukee FSDO will brief the pilots on a Controlled Flight into Terrain Accident that happened in Ephraim, Wisconsin on a summer night. We will discuss why bad things happen to good pilots and what you can do to stay safe. We will talk about the causal factors:

1. Lack of Proficiency

2. Standard Operating Procedures

3. Best Practices 

We will discuss how you can stay safe this year and still enjoy flying to the fullest. 


Prior to attending a safety seminar please review and abide by current CDC, State and Local health guidelines.


Select Number:
Location of Seminar:
Pilot Smith Hangar
North 529 Ares Drive

Appleton, WI 54914
Directions to Venue:

Follow signs to Appleton International Airport. Pilot Smith hangar is located at North 529 Ares Drive, Appleton, Wisconsin.

Fly-in Seminar?:
50 seats at the facility, 14 remaining for online registration.
Registration Information:
Seminar has passed.
Sponsoring Division:
Contact Information:
Phone: (414) 486-2995
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):

Thanks to Pilot Smith for sponsoring this FAA safety seminar.

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:
½ Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
Advanced WINGS
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
FAASTeam Project Information:
National Project:
Any Safety Event held based upon data/risk
Additional Event Documents: