20th Annual Mesa Police Aviation Safety Fly-In and FAA Helicopter Safety Seminar
Annual Helicopter Fly-In, featuring presentations from Helicopter Safety Alliance and FAA Safety Team.
Date and Time:Wednesday, March 25, 2020, starting at 07:30 Arizona
Speaker(s):Stan Rose, Terry Palmer, Jay Heffernan, Jeff Hurd
This year, the Mesa Police Air Support Unit has partnered with Helicopter Safety Alliance and the FAA Safety Team to provide free safety training, in addition to an opportunity to connect with fellow aviators. A great opportunity to share best practices and learn strategies for mitigating risk. You can also visit the onsite industry booths.
Stan Rose, CEO of Helicopter Safety Alliance, will present "How to Crash a Helicopter".
PHI Air Ambulance Pilot and FAASTeam Rep Jeff Hurd will present "Helicopter Solution Space", a discussion on making decisions early, before your options become limited.
"Training in Small Operations" will be presented by Terry Palmer from Helicopter Safety Alliance.
"One* and Other Dirty Jobs" will be presented by Jay Heffernan.
Seating is limited; YOU MUST REGISTER ON FAASAFETY.GOV BY MARCH 18 so that we have an accurate headcount for catering!
0730-0815: Fly In, continental breakfast and socializing
0815-0830: Opening Remarks
1230-1400: Lunch and networking
Barbecue lunch will be provided.
Location of Seminar:
Mesa Public Safety Training Facility
3260 North 40th Street
Mesa, AZ 85215
Directions to Venue:
If you plan to drive-in, exit Greenfield Rd. from the Red Mountain Loop 202. Drive south on Greenfield Rd., turn west on Virginia which turns into Norwalk and Quenton Drive; continue to the Mesa Public Safety Training Facility entrance on Quenton Drive.
Fly-in Seminar?:Yes FFZ
Seating:135 seats at the facility
Click here to register online now!
Sponsoring Division:SDL FSDO FAASTeam
Contact Information:Tina Buskirk, FAASTeam Program Manager, SDL FSDO
Phone: (480) 284-7434
Additional Event Information & Acknowledgement of Industry Sponsor(s):
Thank you to the Helicopter Safety Alliance for their support of this event!
The AZ FAASTeam is being supported by the Mesa Police Air Support Unit. The FAA Safety Team would like to recognize and thank Officer Joe Johnston, Lt. Randy Wilson, and Darren Rigsby, Lead Pilot and Flight Instructor for the Mesa Police Air Support Unit.
Many thanks to Stan Rose, Terry Palmer, Jay Heffernan, and Jeff Hurd for providing their time and expertise.
Additional acknowledgement to the City of Mesa for the use of their training facility, and the City of Mesa Fire Department for their support.
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 1
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 2
1 Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 3
1 Credit for Advanced Knowledge Topic 2
2 Hours Total for AMT