Webinar- Liticaphobia (fear of being sued)
The litigious nature of aviation has created a siege mentality on the part of many aircraft mechanics. Mike Busch discusses the effect this has on aviation maintenance, and explores the question of whether the actual risk matches the perception.
Webinar- Introduction to Tailwheel Flying Techniques
This presentation will cover the basics of flying a tailwheel aircraft. Glen Oliphant will outline practical techniques as well as identify common errors and discuss wheel and three-point landing techniques.
Webinar- Post-Maintenance Checklist
The first flight after maintenance is by far the most likely time for something to go wrong with the aircraft. Mike Busch A&P/IA offers advice on what you should do before and during the first flight after an annual or other major maintenance.
Webinar- Master the Transition: Earning your Complex and High-Performance Endorsements
Tom Turner from the American Bonanza Society will discuss what you really need to know to master high-performance and complex airplanes so you’ll fly safely and with confidence by fully understanding normal, abnormal, and emergency operations.
Webinar- Tail Wheels 101: Inspection and Maintenance
Improperly maintained tail wheels can cause ground handling and potential loss of control issues. EAA Flight Training Manager and A&P/IA mechanic Joe Norris discusses commonly overlooked items and tips to inspect and maintain a tail wheel assembly.
Webinar- Less Than Ideal: Short Field, Soft Field, and Obstacle Operations
Prof. H. Paul Shuch discusses operations on soft fields, short fields, and over obstacles. Emphasizing how to perfectly execute precision takeoffs and landings on imperfect runways, and how to judge when not to try.
Webinar- Annuals: Just an Inspection
When aircraft go in for their annual inspection, many A&P/IAs assume it's okay to repair any discrepancies they find in the course of the inspection. Mike Busch advises owners how to clearly explain to their IA what they are authorized to do.