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20 hours of exciting aviation seminars scheduled for 10th annual AOPA Fly-In and Open House June 320 hours of exciting aviation seminars scheduled for 10th annual AOPA Fly-In and Open House June 3

20 hours of exciting aviation seminars scheduled for 10th annual AOPA Fly-In and Open House June 3

AOPA has scheduled a full slate of seminars for pilots during the tenth annual Fly-In to AOPA headquarters Saturday, June 3, at the Frederick Municipal Airport, Maryland. Of special note are two presentations by acclaimed lecturer Rod Machado, columnist for AOPA Pilot and AOPA Flight Training magazine.

"The AOPA Fly-In and Open House offers some wonderful opportunities for fun and education," said AOPA President Phil Boyer. "This is the widest range of aviation seminars we've ever offered at a Fly-In. There's something for everyone."

More than 20 hours of seminars are scheduled.

Time Seminar Presenter

9 a.m.-10 a.m.

Airspace Refresher

Art Flior, AOPA Air Safety Foundation

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Protecting Your Medical Certification

Gary Crump and Ruby Zecher, AOPA Medical Certification

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Creative Solutions to the Aviator's Most Common Problems

Rod Machado

10:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m.

Developing Situational Awareness for GA Pilots

Richard Shook, ERAU

10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Seaplane Forum

Michael Volk, Seaplane Pilots Association

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

GPS for VFR Operations

John Steuernagle, AOPA Air Safety Foundation

10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m.

Making a Secure Aircraft Purchase: What You Need to Know

Debbie Wilson, AOPA Title and Escrow

12 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

FAA Medical Certification Seminar

Dr. Robert Poole, FAA Office of Aviation Medicine; Gary Crump, AOPA Medical Certification

12:30 p.m.-2 p.m.

Ask the Lawyers

Yodice Associates Staff

1 p.m.-2 p.m.

More Never Again

John Steuernagle, AOPA Air Safety Foundation

12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Cockpit Companion

Art Flior, AOPA Air Safety Foundation

2 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Hangar Flying

Rod Machado

2:15 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Next-Generation Web-Based Flight Planning Systems

Geoff Peck, Chairman and CTO of Enflight.com

2 p.m.-3 p.m.

How to Select Your Next Aircraft

Scott Sky Smith, SkySmith International, Ltd.

2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Operations at Towered Airports

John Steuernagle, AOPA Air Safety Foundation

3 p.m.-4:30 p.m.

Fuel Systems Safety and Alerts

Carl Hartwig, Eagle Fuel Cells

3:15 p.m.-4:45 p.m.

Aviation Photography

Mike Fizer, AOPA Staff Photographer

4 p.m.-5 p.m.

Aviation Oil Filter Inspection and Maintenance Clinic

Dave Posavec, Champion Aviation Products

The FAA will set up a temporary control tower on Saturday, June 3. Special AOPA Fly-In arrival and departure procedures will be in effect from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. A temporary FAA flight service station will operate in the exhibitors' tent, with flight service specialists offering pilots face-to-face briefings.

Fly-In procedures, driving directions, and additional information are available on the AOPA Web site or by calling 888/462-3976.

The 355,000-member Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association is the world's largest civil aviation organization. More than one half of the nation's pilots are AOPA members.

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May 19, 2000

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