Webinar- Rotax 912: Outside the Box?
The Rotax 912 family of engines powers 80 percent of the special light-sport aircraft fleet, as well as lots of experimental light-sport, experimental amateur-built, and other light planes. Mike Busch takes you on a guided tour of the engine.
Webinar- Become A Better Chapter Leader - President/Vice-President
Chapters manager John Egan provides insights on the necessary tasks associated with the president and vice-president positions, as well as tips on chapter management and critical due dates for chapter-related events.
Webinar- When the Engine Goes Quiet
John Townsley will lead us through an in-flight engine failure he experienced on a 2013 nighttime cross-country flight. He will discuss performance issues and share some lessons from his experience. John also discusses NTSB accident statistics.
Webinar- Midair Collision Physics, Gambles and Myths
Robert Patlovany will discuss midair collision safety and zero-cost techniques for stopping the triple-failure sequence that causes every collision. Robert will discuss his extensive research on midair collisions.
Webinar- What TBO Really Means: Why I Bought a New Plane
Time between overhauls (TBO), which is usually used to infer the remaining lifetime of an aircraft engine, is simply a manufacturer’s recommendation. Prof. H. Paul Shuch explains why he was forced to sell off a perfectly good aircraft at 2000 hours.
Webinar- U.S. Unlimited Aerobatic Team
Jim Bourke talks about his experience rising through the ranks to become a U.S. Unlimited Aerobatic Team member. Jim discusses aerobatic competitions from the regional to the world level and highlights all the latest from the U.S. Unlimited Team.
Webinar- So, You Want to Build a Jet?
Lance Hooley discusses his Jet EZ project. Looking much like a Long EZ, his jet is different in many ways, most of which, it is powered by a jet engine. He tells the story of its design, building process and flying characteristics.