Free Seminars October 2017

Mend Aviation Seminars
October 2017
Richard Mend – AVIATION TECHNICAL CONSULTANT FOR MOVIES, TELEVISION AND
NEWS 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
October 2017
mendaviation.com – (818) 636-1021
LAST MINUTE SCHEDULING CHANGES SOMETIMES OCCUR!
CHECK THE MENDAVIATION.COM WEBSITE FOR UPDATES!
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October 7, 2017 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Basic Helicopter Aerodynamics
Video and discussion of retreating blade stall, settling with power,
translating tendency, and more!
SPEAKER: Alex Romero, Helicopter Pilot – REACH Air Medical Services KVNY
LOCATION: Rotor F/X 10500 Airpark Way Pacoima, CA 91331-2104 KWHP
CONTACT: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
Fly In Ok!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !
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October 7, 2017 Saturday 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Surviving Catastrophic Control System Failure
Discussion regarding keeping the A/C under control after the loss of a vital
system or unit, and more!
Instructors, do not miss this seminar!
SPEAKER: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
LOCATION: Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology
8911 Aviation Boulevard, Inglewood, California 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 !
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October 11, 2017 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: ActivePilot
7900 Balboa Boulevard
D6
Prop Park West
Van Nuys, California 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 !
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October 14, 2017 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Improve Your Approaches and Landings Part 1
Video and discussion of the use of flaps, crosswinds, porpoising, slips, Vref,
deciphering segmented circles, and more!
SPEAKER: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
LOCATION: Rotor F/X 10500 Airpark Way Pacoima, CA 91331-2104 KWHP
CONTACT: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
Fly In Ok!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !
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October 15, 2017 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: How You Can Upgrade and Improve Your Aircraft Checklist
Discussion of how to customize your checklist.
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 Free Event! Bring note pad & pen
Fly In Ok!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !
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October 21, 2017 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Formation Flying
Discussion of the procedures and techniques of formation flying.
SPEAKER: Jeff Kertes CFI-AIM-ATP KVNY
LOCATION: Rotor F/X 10500 Airpark Way Pacoima, CA 91331-2104 KWHP
CONTACT: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
Fly In Ok!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !
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October 22, 2017 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! Part 10
Powerpoint nad discussion of common misunderstandings.
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 Free Event! Bring note pad & pen
Fly In Ok!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !
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October 25, 2017 Wednesday evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event! Bring note pad & pen
TOPIC: ADS-B
Powerpoint and discussion of ADS-B and its effect on general aviation, the pro’s and con’s,
how it works, and more!
Speaker: Ron Berinstein CFI-AI AGI AEROBATIC-WINGS MASTER PILOT- FAA FAAST TEAM 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 !!!

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October 28, 2017 Saturday morning 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Structural Icing
Video and discussion of preventing and/or handling structural icing. How to bring your
aircraft down safely.
SPEAKER: Richard Mend CFI-AIM-ATP FAASTeam Rep.
LOCATION: Rotor F/X 10500 Airpark Way Pacoima, CA 91331-2104 KWHP
CONTACT: Richard Mend for FREE RESERVATIONS at least 3 days before event (818) 636-1021
E-MAIL: mendaviation@sbcglobal.net
Fly In Ok!
To CANCEL, PLEASE call (818) 636-1021 ASAP Thanks !
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October 29, 2017 Sunday morning 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Free Event Bring note pad and pen
TOPIC: Understanding the New 3rd Class Medical
Speaker: Dr. Gregory J. Hanker M.D. FAA AME KVNY
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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October 30, 2017 Monday Evening 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM Free Event! Bring note pad and pen
Topic: FAA Wings Program for Dummies!
Powerpoint and discussion of problem areas in setting up a Wings profile account.
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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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
October 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??