Free Seminars December 2018

Mend Aviation Seminars
December 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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December 2018
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December 2018
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December 1, 2018 Saturday 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Improve and Upgrade Your A/C Checklist
Discussion of why the checklist is the way it is and improvements that can be made.
Speaker: Richard Mend, CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Location: SPARTAN College of Aeronautics and Technology
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 !

December 2, 2018 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know! Let’s fix that! #16
Discussion of commonly misunderstood items
Speaker: Richard Mend, CFI-AIM-ATP 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 !!!

December 3, 2018 Monday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Airworthiness
Powerpoint and discussion AD compliance, 14CFR Part 43, A/C log books, required inspections,
and more!
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 !

December 5, 2018 Wednesday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Thunderstorms, Microbursts, and Windshear, Oh My!
Video and discussion of forecasting, identifying, and avoiding hazardous conditions
such as thunderstorms, microbursts, windshear, turbulence, and more!
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 four story building, first driveway past Airport Ave. (College Drive) (Traffic Light)
Southeast Corner of KSMO
Go down hill into big free parking lot – 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 !!!

December 8, 2018 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: What Every Pilot Must Know About Fuel Management
Video and discussion of fuel planning and various aircraft fuel systems, video of actual
airplane crash
Instructors, do not miss this seminar!
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 !!!

December 9, 2018 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Operations at KSZP, KCPM, KCMA and KSBA
Powerpoint and discussion of problem areas at these airports
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 !!!

December 10, 2018 Monday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Los Angeles Basin Hazardous Routes, practice areas, and hot spots
Powerpoint and discussion of airspace violations, near misses, how to be aware of
flight training and aerobatic practice areas, and more.
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 !

December 15, 2018 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Pitot-Static Pitfalls
Video and discussion of common problems with the pitot and static system, proper use of the alternate
static source, how to handle a pitot or static 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 !!!

December 16, 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 !!!

December 19, 2018 Wednesday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: FAA’s Wings Program
Powerpoint and discussion of how the Wings program works, what a pilot is required to do
To qualify for each phase of Wings, and how Wings compares to the FAA Flight Review
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 !
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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
December 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”
Flash! What every pilot, from beginner to advanced, can do to contribute to the advancement of General Aviation.
Attend an FAA seminar or on-line FAA course at least once a month!
They are Free!! What’s stopping you??