Past Seminars

JAN 12, 2013      (103)
ADVANCED PREFLIGHT – You don’t know What you don’t know
Albert Schnur – FAASTeam Program Manager FRG FSDO/Bob Lippman – Phd, A&P, IA

FEB 9, 2013
CANCELED – BLIZZARD!

MAR 9, 2013     (104)
TAKEOFF & LANDINGS –  Why Pilots Get Into Trouble
Dean Marshall, AGI, FAASTeam Rep, COMM Pilot,

APRIL 13, 2013   (105)
MAYDAY – When is the right time to declare an emergency?
John M Cutcher, DPE, Navy, Airline, Corporate Pilot

APRIL 20, 2013
FAASTeam Safety Stand Down – Nationwide Focus on Aviation Safety
Albert Schnur – FAASTeam Program Manager FRG FSDO

MAY 11, 2013   (106)
AVIATION SAFETY – The Human Factors
Thomas Daly, MS, Director of Academic & Flight Training Program

JUN  8, 2013     (107)
CRM – Who is in charge.
Paul Hagarty –  Flight Safety Intl, FAA DPE, CFII, MEI

JUL 13, 2013      (108)
RUNWAY SAFETY – Leave your driving habits in the car
Joe Foresto– CFI, FAASTeam Rep, COMM Pilot

AUG 10, 2013    (109)
EMERGENCY PROCEDURE – Ready or Not
Gabe Nadasdy – Mid Island Instructor CFI, CFII

SEP 14, 2013      (110)
‘STARVED & EXHAUSTED’ – Preventing Fuel Related Accidents
Frank Scotto – FAASTeam Lead Rep E Region, CFII, MEI

OCT 12, 2013   (111)
NASA SPINOFFS – What have we learned?  What’s next?
JC Follender – PVT pilot & aviation enthusiast

NOV 9, 2013    (112)
POPULAR FARS – Did you know…..
David Jensen – CFII, ATP, Gold Seal CFI Chief Pilot HWV

DEC 14, 2013      (113)
THE DIGITAL COCKPIT – The virtues & limitations of various navigation products
Ron Kaplan – COMM pilot & USCGaux 014-06 mission pilot

JAN 11, 2014          (114)

The INs and OUTs of ADS-B – The new look of ATC

Frank Scotto – FAASTeam LRep, CFI/II MEI

FEB 8, 2014            (115)

HYPOXIA – The silent stalker

Gabe Nadasdy – MI Instructor CFI, CFII

MAR 8, 2014           (116)

RUNWAY INCURSIONS – Hotspots, comms, multi-processing

Wayne Johnson, ISP Twr contr, CFII

APR 12, 2014         (117)

WINNING THE WEATHER GAME

Bill Korbel – Chief Meteorologist News12/WOR, IFR, Comm,

MAY 10, 2014         (118)

Loss of AC Control Avoidance

Joe Foresto CFI, FAASTeam Rep, COMM /  Eugene Kurzrok IFR

JUN 14 2014           (119)

FLIGHT PLANNING – Keys to a safe flight

Dean Marshall, AGI, FAASTeam Rep, COMM Pilot

JUL 12, 2014          (120)

EMERGENCY RESPONDERS

Brian Barrett – Sgt/Cmd Off SCPD / Peter Martin – Dir T&S, F&R

AUG 9, 2014           (121)

Emergency Procedures – Essence of Prof in time of Emerg

Gabe Nadasdy – MI Instructor CFI, CFII

SEP 13, 2014          (122)

AIRSPACE – Center Control

Christopher Tucker – Veteran NY Center Controller, PVT

OCT 11, 2014         (123)

WEATHER – Fly smart

David Jensen – MI GM CFI  / Jeff Tongue & Melissa DiSpigna NWS Meteorol

NOV 8, 2014           (124)

LI AIRSPACE – Safety, history, and old airports on LI

JC Follender – PVT & aviation enthusiast

DEC 13, 2014         (125)

AIRSPACE – NY Tracon

Ed Sosa – Supv NY Tracon Controller, CFI, CFII, MEI [Gold Seal], ATP

Jan 10, 2015       (126)

WINTER FLYING

Bill Korbel – Chief Meteorologist News12

Feb 14, 2015    (127)

EMERGENCIES

David Jensen, ATP, Gold Seal CFI, CFII

Mar 14, 2015    (128)

TAMING THE “CROSS” WIND

John Cutcher, ATP, DPE, CFII, Corporate Pilot

Apr 11, 2015    (129)

HUMAN FACTORS

Frank Scotto – FAASTeam L Rep

May 9, 2015   (130)

AUTOMATION

Gabe Nadasdy, MIAS CFI, CFII, AF Trained

Jun 13, 2015 (131)

FLYING SAFETY

Lou Mancuso, Jr – President, MIAS

Jul 11, 2015  (132)

UNMANNED AVIATION – UAV Technology

Hal Staniloff, IFR, Commercial Pilot

Aug 8, 2015 (133)

SUMMER BREAK

Sep 12, 2015

RISK PERCEPTION

Christopher SanGiovanni – Director Ground Safety, Jet Blue Airways

Oct 10, 2015   (134)

DUI/DWI’s & REPORTING to the FAA

Eric Sachs, Attorney at Law

Nov 14, 2015 (135)

Fall Break – Dec 12, 2015

SIMULATORS

Joe Foresto, FAASteam Rep, Commercial & Corporate Pilot

Jan 9, 2016     (136)
AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Russell Munson –  contributor Flying Magazine

Feb 13, 2016      (137)
DRONES
Tom Daly–Dean of Aviation, Dowling College

Mar 12, 2016    (138)
FAA- Overseeing American Civil Aviation
Carmine Gallo – FAA E Region Administrator

Apr 9, 2016     (139)
SPRING FLYING – Kicking off the Rust
Eric Sachs –  Attorney at Law, Member Nat’l College for DUI Defense

May 14, 2016      (140)
NTSB – A chat on the back porch
John Goglia– Retired NTSB

Jun 11, 2016    (141)
FORMATION FLYING – Flying with Discipline and Precision
Robert Mark – Formation Lead Pilot, NAA record holder

Jul 9, 2016     (142)
FLYING THE COMPASS – Taking your 172 Cross-Country
Barry Fell –  PVT, CG Aux, CAP, Plane owner and traveler

Aug 6, 2016  SUMMER BREAK

Sept 10, 2016      (143)
AEROBATICS plus – How this applies to everyday flying & accident avoidance
David Windmiller– US Unlimited Team Aerobatic pilot

Oct 8, 2016    (144)
ADS-B – The Ins & Outs, a shift to smarter technologies
Frank Scotto– Retired USAF & NYCPD Detective, FAA Safety Team for 16 years

Nov 12, 2016    (145)
AIRPORT ACCIDENT AVOIDANCE- Listen Up!
Wayne Johnson– ISP Tower Controller

Dec 10, 2016    (146)
YOUR UPCOMING EMERGENCY – How well will you handle it?
Adam Rosenberg– ATP, DPE, CFI, Chief Flight Instructor, Director of Training

JAN 14, 2017  (147)                                                                                                                       AVIATION MEDICAL FOR GA PILOTS – should you be concerned                                Arnold D Panzer, MD – COMM helo, PVT IFR fixed wing, internal medicine, Senior Aviation Medical Examiner, Certified Medical Review Officer, Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Motor vehicles

FEB 11, 2017 (148)                                                                                                                            VFR FLIGHT INTO IMC – a life-saving strategy to prevent disorientation and loss of control                                                                                                                                                John Cutcher, ATP, DPE, CFII, Navy, airline, corp pilot

 MAR 11, 2017  (149)                                                                                                           FOREFLIGHT – An Introduction to ForeFlight Mobile                                                        David Windmiller – A US Unlimited Team Aerobatic Pilot, SE, ME, CFI, CFI Rotorcraft, MEI, Land/Sea, Rotocraft, Glider, Turbo Prop/Jet, 18T+ hrs

APR 8, 2017 (150)                                                                                                                       WEATHER – Convection in the Spring, radar, forecasts and the pilot                                   Jeff Tongue – Meteorologist, National Weather Service, NYC WX Forecast Office, USAF 24 yrs [retired]      Bill Korbel – Chief Meteorologist News12/WOR, IFR, Comm, USAF 26 yrs [retired], editorial reviewer     AOPA Air Safety Foundation, contributing writer Exploring Earth & Space, . .

MAY 13, 2017   (151)                                                                                                                          SPRING FLYING – Knocking off the Dust                                                                                   Joe Foresto CFI, COMM Pilot, Former Airline Pilot, FS Liason for Runway Safety

JUN 10, 2017  (152)                                                                                                                              CENTER & TRACON – handling emergencies.                                                                       Christopher Tucker – Veteran NY Center Controller, PVT, NATCA and Air Redesign Proj Jeff Comeau – NY Tracon Controller, frontline manager, MEI rating, B17 time, aircraft owner

JUL 8, 2017  (153)                                                                                                                            FLYING & CINEMATOGRAPHY – The Best of the Best                                                                  Al Cerullo – Film pilot and coordinator, 35 yrs film exp 25T hrs, FW/H, ifr, com, Cfi/H, A&P S/M                                                                                                                                              Ken Solosky – Retired Chief Pilot NYPD & Newark Police, ATP, FW/H, CFI/H, AGI, IGI

AUG 12, 2017  (154)                                                                                                                               AOPA RUSTY PILOT  SEMINAR – Get back in the Left Seat

SEP 9, 2017     (155)                                                                                                                                   NTSB – Preventing Loss of Control in General Aviation: Lessons Learned from Accident Investigations.                                                                                                                                            Earl Weener – NTSB Board Member;    Luke Schiada – NTSB Eastern Region Deputy Chief;  Valerie Palazzolo – FAA National FAASTeam Manager;  David Kenny – AOPA Air Safety Institute Manager of Accident Analysis    NTSB Accident Investigators

OCT 14, 2017  (156)                                                                                                                                WINTER FLYING – Don’t be lured by good pilot reports                                                                Bill Korbel – Chief Meteorologist News12 Long Island, Aircraft owner, IFR, Comm, LTC USAF  [retired], editorial reviewer AOPA Air Safety Foundation, contributing writer Exploring Earth & Space, Instructor Flight Safety International

NOV 11, 2017  (157)                                                                                                                           SMALL UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS – Operations & Safety                                              Hal Staniloff – Private, Commercial, Instrument, Multi, AGI/IGI, Remote Pilot

DEC 9, 2017  (158)                                                                                                                                    PILOT FLOWN MISHAPS & MAINTENANCE MIRACLES in General Aviation or GA Incidents & Accidents  How They Happen and How To Prevent Them                                        Ben Struck, FAASTeam Program Manager for the Farmingdale FSDO
Dean Marshall, CFI, Lead FAASTeam Representative, Commercial Pilot

JAN 13, 2018  (159) A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN AIRLINE PILOT – Adam Rosenberg, Major Airline Airbus Captain

FEB 10, 2018  (160) WRONG SURFACE LANDINGS – Joe Foresto Former Airline Pilot, Retired FAA Washington Headquarters Operations Inspector

MAR 10, 2018  (161) THREE STRIKES & YOU’RE OUT – Ken Solosky – Retired Chief Pilot NYPD & Newark Police

APR 14, 2018  (162) CHECKLISTS –John Cutcher, ATP, DPE, Navy, Airline, Corporate Pilot

MAY 12, 2018  (163) ADS-B – Ben Struck, FAASTeam PM for Farmingdale FSDO, Dean Marshall, CFI, Lead FAASTeam Rep, Mike Carey, ATP, ExpressJet, Rick Katterman, GM Islip Avionics

JUN 9, 2018  (164) X-WIND & OTHER PATTERN SAFETY TIPS – Lou Mancuso, Jr. – President MIAS

JUL 14, 2018  (165) TAXI GUIDANCE AND RUNWAY INCURSION PREVENTION – Wayne Johnson – ISP Tower controller

AUG 11, 2018  [SUMMER BREAK]   

SEP 8, 2018  (166) The #1 Pilot Fatality – David Windmiller – A US Unlimited Team Aerobatic Pilot

OCT 13, 2018  (167) The VMC Club – Radek Wyrzykowski – EAA Mgr Flight Proficiency, Master CFI,

NOV 10, 2018  (168) WEATHER Paralysis by Analysis – Bill Korbel – Chief Meteorologist News12

DEC 8, 2018  (169) Pilot Flown Mishaps – Ben Struck, FAASTeam PM for Farmingdale FSDO, Dean Marshall, CFI, Lead FAASTeam Rep

 

Updated:  1/1/2019