Free Seminars December 2017

Mend Aviation Seminars
December 2017
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
December 2017
mendaviation.com – (818) 636-1021
LAST MINUTE SCHEDULING CHANGES SOMETIMES OCCUR!
CHECK THE MENDAVIATION.COM WEBSITE FOR UPDATES!
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December 2, 2017 Saturday Morning 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Free Event Bring Note Pad & Pen
Topic: Aircraft Tires
Video and discussion of care and use of aircraft tires
Speaker: Anthony Sisneros A&P and Director of Education at Spartan College
Location: Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology
8911 Aviation Blvd., Inglewood, CA 90301-2904
Contact: Richard Mend for free reservations at least three days before event (818) 636-1021
E-mail: mendaviatin@sbcglobal.net
No Fly In!
To Cancel, please call (818) 636-1021 asap. Thanks!
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December 3, 2017 Sunday Morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
Topic: May the Forces Be With You!
Powerpoint and physical discussion of P-Factor, gyroscopic precession and torque using
demonstrating devices!
Speakers: Ron Berenstein CFI-AI AGI Aerobatic-Wings Master Pilot-FAAST Team rep.
and 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 !
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December 4, 2017 Monday Evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event! Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Factors Contributing to Pilot Error Part 1
Video and discussion of fuel systems, hypoxia, aeronautical decision making,
aircraft performance, and more
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 !

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December 6, 2017 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! Part 11
Powerpoint and discussion of common misunderstadings and more!
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Instructors, do not miss this seminar!
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 !

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December 9, 2017 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring Note Pad & Pen
TOPIC: How You Can Upgrade and Improve Your Aircraft Checklist
Discussion of how to customize your checklist to be more effective
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Instructors, do not miss this seminar!
Location: Active Pilot
7900 Balboa Blvd.
D6
Prop Park West
Van Nuys, CA 914056-1646
Contact: Richard Mend for free reservations at least three days before event (818) 636-1021
E-mail: mendaviatin@sbcglobal.net
No Fly In!
To Cancel, please call (818) 636-1021 asap. Thanks!
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December 10, 2017 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Demythiflying – I Thought I Knew That!
Designed to enable experienced pilots to elaborate upon and possibly re-think answers
to certain very important questions focusing on piloting technique, airmanship, wisdom,
and flight safety!
Speaker: Ron Berenstein CFI-AI AGI Aerobatic-Wings Master Pilot-FAAST Team 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 Free Event! Bring note pad & pen
Fly In Ok!
To Cancel, please call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !
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December 11, 2017 Monday Evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event! Bring note pad and pen
Topic: IFR Holding and DME ARCs
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
To Cancel, please call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !

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December 16, 2017 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event! Bring note pad and pen
Topic: Improve Your Approaches and Landings Part II
Video and discussion of determining the proper Vref for your actual a/c weight, operating
on various conditions of runway surfaces, proper go-around techniques, and more
Speaker: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
Location: Rotor F/X 10500 Airpark Way Pacoima, CA 91331-2104 KWHP
Contact: Richard Med for free reservations at least three days before event (818) 636-1021
60 seats available
E-Mail: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
Fly in OK
To cancel, please call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks!

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December 17, 2017 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Hangar Talk
Speaker: Ron Berenstein CFI-AI AGI Aerobatic-Wings Master Pilot-FAAST Team 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 Free Event! Bring note pad & pen
Fly In Ok!
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 2017
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??