Free Seminars April 2018

Mend Aviation Seminars
April 2018
Richard Mend – AVIATION TECHNICAL CONSULTANT FOR MOVIES, TELEVISION ANDEWS MEDIA
FAASTeam Representative
CO-SPONSORED BY: BURBANK AVIATION MUSEUM
www.godickson.com/bam1.htm Located within the portal of the Folded Wings Shrine
and
CO-SPONSORED BY: Ron Berinstein CFI-AI AGI AEROBATIC WINGS MASTER
PILOT – FAAST TEAM REP.
and
CO-SPONSORED BY: Charlie Ducat, President Ch 40 EAA KWHP
WE ARE CONTRIBUTING TO THE ADVANCEMENT OF GENERAL AVIATION
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PLEASE POST
April 2018
mendaviation.com – (818) 636-1021
LAST MINUTE SCHEDULING CHANGES SOMETIMES OCCUR!
CHECK THE MENDAVIATION.COM WEBSITE FOR UPDATES!
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April 7, 2018 Saturday 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Ignition Systems for Recips and Turbines
Video and discussion of the major components of the ignition system, and more!
Speaker: Anthony Sisneros A&P and Director of Education at SPARTAN college
Location: SPARTAN College of Aeronautics and Technolog
8911 Aviation Blvd, Inglewood, CA 90301-2904
Contact: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-Mail: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !

April 8, 2018 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Foreflight 101
Powerpoint and discussion of Foreflight from the ground up!
Speaker: Frank Bagheri IT and IFR Pilot
LOCATION: Conference Room, 2nd floor Vista Bldg . 10000 Airpark Way , Pacoima, CA 91331-7393 KWHP
(north side of airport)
CONTACT: Richard Mend for RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 994-9770
Seating is limited to 15 persons !
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
FLY IN OK !!!!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !!!
April 9, 2018 Monday Evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Flying Into Catalina Airport
Video and discussion of routes, optical illusions, and hazard avoidance.
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Location: Van Nuys Flyaway Community Meeting Room (second floor) 7610 Woodley Ave.
Van Nuys, CA. 91406-1719 (northeast corner Woodley Ave. & Saticoy St. east of KVNY)
(FREE parking in the 30 minute parking area for seminar attendees)
FREE!!! limited to 45 persons
CONTACT: Richard Mend for free reservations at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
No food or drink allowed at this venue !!!!!
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !

April 14, 2018 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Foreflight 202
Powerpoint and discussion of Foreflight for advanced users.
Speaker: Frank Bagheri IT and IFR Pilot
Location: Active Pilot
7900 Balboa Boulevard
D6
Prop Park West
Van Nuys, CA 91406-1646
Contact: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-Mail: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !!!

April 18, 2018 Wednesday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Density Altitude
Video and discussion of the physics and dynamics of density altitude.
Video of actual airplane crash.
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Location: VAN NUYS FLYAWAY Community Meeting Room (second floor) 7610 Woodley Ave.
Van Nuys, CA. 91406-1719 (northeast corner Woodley Ave. & Saticoy St. east of KVNY)
(FREE parking in the 30 minute parking area for seminar attendees)
Free! Limited to 45 persons
CONTACT: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
NO FOOD OR DRINK ALLOWED at this venue !
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !

April 21, 2018 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: IFR Emergencies
Video and discussion of communications failure, systems malfunction, gyro failure, and more!
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam rep.
Location: Active Pilot
7900 Balboa Boulevard
D6
Prop Park West
Van Nuys, CA 91406-1646
Contact: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-Mail: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !!!

April 22, 2018 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Hangar Talk
Moderator:: Ron Berinstein CFI-AI AGI AEROBATIC- WINGS MASTER PILOT- FAASTeam Rep
Location: Conference Room, 2nd floor Vista Bldg . 10000 Airpark Way , Pacoima, CA 91331-7393 KWHP
(north side of airport)
Contact: Richard Mend for RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 994-9770
Seating is limited to 15 persons !
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
FLY IN OK !!!!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !!!

April 23, 2018 Monday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: All You Ever Wanted to Know About Weight and Balance!
Video and discussion of understanding weight and balance
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Location: VAN NUYS FLYAWAY Community Meeting Room (second floor) 7610 Woodley Ave.
Van Nuys, CA. 91406-1719 (northeast corner Woodley Ave. & Saticoy St. east of KVNY)
(FREE parking in the 30 minute parking area for seminar attendees)
Free! Limited to 45 persons
CONTACT: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
NO FOOD OR DRINK ALLOWED at this venue !
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !

April 25, 2018 Wednesday Evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event! Bring note pad & pen
Topic: You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know! Let’s Fix That #14
Discussion of commonly misunderstood items
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Location: Santa Monica College BUNDY CAMPUS KSMO
3171 S. Bundy Dr. West Los Angeles, CA 90066-1016
BIG, GREEN GLASS, 4 STORY BUILD.First driveway PAST Airport Ave. (College Dr.) (traffic light) 29,
SOUTHEAST CORNER of KSMO
Go down hill into big FREE parking lot PARK HEAD IN ONLY !!!
FIRST FLOOR ROOM 123
Contact: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-Mail: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !!!

April 28, 2018 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Land Survival
Video and discussion of survival after a forced landing, and more!
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam rep.
Location: Active Pilot
7900 Balboa Boulevard
D6
Prop Park West
Van Nuys, CA 91406-1646
Contact: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-Mail: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !!!

April 29, 2018 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: The Best Way to Learn Weather Ever!
Powerpoint and discussion of weather facotrs and systems
Speaker: Ron Berinstein CFI-AI AGI AEROBATIC- WINGS MASTER PILOT- FAASTeam Rep
Location: Conference Room, 2nd floor Vista Bldg . 10000 Airpark Way , Pacoima, CA 91331-7393 KWHP
(north side of airport)
Contact: Richard Mend for RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 994-9770
Seating is limited to 15 persons !
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
FLY IN OK !!!!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !!!
April 30, 2018 Monday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: May the Forces Be With You!
Instructors, do not miss this seminar!
Powerpoint and physical discussion of the P-Factor, gyroscopic precession and torque
using demonstrating devices!
Speaker: Ron Berinstein CFI-AI AGI AEROBATIC- WINGS MASTER PILOT- FAASTeam Rep
Location: VAN NUYS FLYAWAY Community Meeting Room (second floor) 7610 Woodley Ave.
Van Nuys, CA. 91406-1719 (northeast corner Woodley Ave. & Saticoy St. east of KVNY)
(FREE parking in the 30 minute parking area for seminar attendees)
Free! Limited to 45 persons
CONTACT: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
NO FOOD OR DRINK ALLOWED at this venue !
No Fly In!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !

Control Tower Tours FREE EVENT!
are being conducted at KVNY – KWHP – KBUR, and KSMO
call Richard Mend (818) 636-1021 for reservations!
Discussion regarding accessing the many services of ATCT, including a walking tour.
This is an opportunity for pilots of all levels to increase their understanding of the services of the ATCT
Ample time will be provided for discussion and questions.
Speakers: ATCT personnel
Contact: Richard Mend for reservations (818) 636-1021
E-mail: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
LIMITED TO 5 PEOPLE
due to FAA security regulations
Advance Reservations and a Photo I.D. required and you MUST be a U.S. CITIZEN
FREE EVENT!
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LET US KNOW WHAT SUBJECTS YOU WOULD LIKE COVERED IN FUTURE SEMINARS!
Mend Aviation Seminars
PLEASE POST
April 2018
mendaviation.com – (818) 636-1021
LAST MINUTE SCHEDULING CHANGES SOMETIMES OCCUR!
CHECK THE MENDAVIATION.COM WEBSITE FOR UPDATES
“We are contributing to the advancement of General Aviation”
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