GWBAA Safety Standdown
The eighth annual GWBAA safety standdown will be held on Thursday, May 1 at the NTSB Training Center in Ashburn, Virginia. The keynote speaker will be Greg Feith, a former member of the NTSB and an aviation safety and security expert. Other planned topics include the ISBAO program, hangar safety systems, and sleep apnea/fatigue. Our sponsors include Bombardier, FlightSafety, and Gulfstream, and addiitonal sponsorships are available. CAM credit also will be available.
A pre-event reception also will be held the evening of April 30 at the Lansdowne Resort. Additionally, for a special $79 room rate at Lansdowne, please visit https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?Hotel=56429&Chain=5156&promo=AIRL. To register for the standdown and for more information about the agenda, please visit http://2014gwbaasafetystanddown.eventbrite.com; advance registration is $50 and registration at the door is $70.
Dispatcher Recurrent Training
Jeppsen will be holding a 3-day refresher training course for business aviation dispatchers in at its headquarters in Englewood, Colorado on September 23-26 (with a product showcase on the fourth day). For more information, please visit http://www.jeppesen.com/trainingregistration.
Bowling, Brats & Beverages
GWBAA welcomed more than 40 members and other attendees to its "Bowling, Brats & Beverages" social event on Please join GWBAA on March 12. In addition to just having fun, GWBAA played host that evening to two recently retired NBAA professionals: Harry Houckes and Bill Stine. Both are now full-fledged GWBAA members and volunteers.