Southwest Aviation Weather and Safety (SAWS) Workshop VIII
Informing, Improving, and Innovating Aviation Weather Safety in the Southwest.
Date and Time: Saturday, June 8, 2019, starting at 08:00 Arizona
Speaker(s): Multiple Presenters
Please join the National Weather Service (NWS) as we bring the southwest U.S. aviation and weather forecasting communities together to promote aviation safety and productivity through improved weather awareness and forecasting services. Topics include: Aviation weather safety and preparedness, interpretation of graphical forecast products and web services, aviation outreach and applications, best practices in aviation impact-based decision support services (IDSS) and tools, GOES 16-17 satellite innovations and advancements, and TAF improvements including Digital Aviation Services (DAS). For more information and to register by Friday, May 24th, please go to https://www.weather.gov/psr/SAWS.
Select Number: WP0791807
Location of Seminar:
Residence Inn Tempe Downtown University
510 South Forest Avenue
Tempe, AZ 85281
Directions to Venue:
From Arizona loop 202, take exit 7, Scottsdale Rd./Rural Rd. Turn south to Rural Rd. In approximately one mile turn right on to E. University Dr. In approximately one half mile, turn right on to S. Forest Ave. The Residence Inn is a quarter mile on the left.
Fly-in Seminar?: No
Seating: 75 seats at the facility
Click here to register online now!
Sponsoring Division: Scottsdale Flight Standards District Office
Contact Information: Larry Hopper
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):
Presenters of the second day session on Saturday, June 8 will come from different NWS Weather Forecast Offices, Center Weather Service Units, the Aviation Weather Center (www.aviationweather.gov), National Safety Transportation Board, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Arizona Pilots Association, FAA Safety Team, and more. The first day session on Friday, June 7th will feature Aviation Weather Forecasting presentations intended mainly for meteorologists. Pilots are welcome to participate in Friday’s session on June 7th but WINGS Credit will not be awarded as it will be for the Saturday’s session on June 8th.
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.
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
1 Credit for Master Knowledge Topic 2