2018 Agenda

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FRIDAY
FRIDAY
Breakfast
06:30 - 08:30
Hotel Restaurant Opens at 6:30am
Breakfast
06:30 - 08:30
Hotel Restaurant Opens at 6:30am

Opening Remarks
08:30 - 08:45
Opening Remarks

Sean Elliott
08:45 - 09:30
EAA Vice President of Advocacy & Safety
Sean Elliott
08:45 - 09:30
EAA Vice President of Advocacy & Safety

Sean Elliott
EAA Vice President of Advocacy & Safety

Sean will cover ATC privatization, potential rulemaking affecting Experimental aircraft (including exhibition), fuels, and operating limitations FAA policy.  

Dr. Susan Northrup, MD, MPH
09:30 - 10:30
Regional Flight Surgeon, FAA
Dr. Susan Northrup, MD, MPH
09:30 - 10:30
Regional Flight Surgeon, FAA

Dr. Susan Northrup, MD, MPH
Regional Flight Surgeon, FAA

An NWOC favorite, Susan will give attendees an overview of aero medical issues, focusing on keeping/maintaining FAA Medical certificates.

Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:00

John Lohmar
11:00 - 11:45
President, Air Safety Investigators, LLC
John Lohmar
11:00 - 11:45
President, Air Safety Investigators, LLC

John Lohmar
President, Air Safety Investigators, LLC

Another regular NWOC speaker, John will talk about Risk Perception and how that relates to flying safety.

Lunch
11:45 - 13:30
Speaker: Hoot Gibson
Lunch
11:45 - 13:30
Speaker: Hoot Gibson

Captain Robert “Hoot” Gibson
USN Retired, Fighter Pilot, Test Pilot, and Navy Astronaut


Gibson accomplished all this before joining Southwest Airlines as a Pilot in 1996. He flew 5 missions aboard the Space Shuttles CHALLENGER, COLUMBIA, ATLANTIS & ENDEAVOUR, once as Co-Pilot and 4 times as the Mission Commander. He was awarded numerous decorations including the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Legion of Merit, the Air Medal, and the Vietnam Service Medal. He was inducted into the Astronaut Hall of Fame in 2003, the Long Island Air and Space Hall of Fame in 2011, the Spacecamp Hall of Fame in 2012, and was enshrined in the National Aviation Hall of Fame in 2013.

Breakout Sessions
13:30 - 17:00
Breakout Sessions
13:30 - 17:00

LHFE -Living History Flight Experience
BT - Bomber Transport
T-28
T-6
Fighters

SATURDAY
SATURDAY
Breakfast
06:30 - 08:30
Hotel Restaurant Opens at 6:30am
Breakfast
06:30 - 08:30
Hotel Restaurant Opens at 6:30am

Welcome & Schedule Notes
08:30 - 08:45
Welcome & Schedule Notes

Scott Slocum
08:45 - 09:30
President, Aero-Media Group
Scott Slocum
08:45 - 09:30
President, Aero-Media Group

Scott Slocum
President, Aero-Media Group


Flying Air to Air photo missions can be very rewarding but also dangerous and even expensive. Scott Slocum, one of the worlds premier warbird air to air photographers, will be discussing tips on how to get better photos while doing it safer and with greater predictability.

Lee Lauderback
09:30 - 10:30
President and CEO of Stallion 51
Lee Lauderback
09:30 - 10:30
President and CEO of Stallion 51

Lee Lauderback
President and CEO of Stallion 51
Initial and Recurrent Training in high performance warbird aircraft is essential to insure that the pilot is up to responding quickly and effectively to all situations that might occur while operating their aircraft. “When confronted with a crisis, you will not rise to the occasion; you will descend to the level of your training”.

Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:00

Mike Collins
11:00 - 11:45
Technical Editor, AOPA Pilot magazine
Mike Collins
11:00 - 11:45
Technical Editor, AOPA Pilot magazine

Mike Collins
Technical Editor, AOPA Pilot magazine

Mike is a professional aviation journalist who has been covering ADS-B technology for almost 20 years. He will talk about the FAA’s approaching mandate for ADS-B Out—which will be required for flights after January 1, 2020, in airspace where a transponder is required today—and things to consider if you need to equip your warbird.

Lunch
11:45 - 13:30
Speaker: Cory Graff
Lunch
11:45 - 13:30
Speaker: Cory Graff

Cory Graff
Noted military aviation curator at FHCAM, historian and author


Graff has over 21 years’ experience working in aviation museums, creating exhibits, conducting historical research, and educating visitors.  He is the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum's Military Aviation Curator.  In the past, he has worked at The Museum of Flight in Seattle, Washington, and collaborated with many other museums.  Graff is the author of ten books on various aviation and military history subjects.  He has written for Air & Space Smithsonian, Air Classics, Aloft Magazine, and Warbirds International.

Insurance Panel
13:30 - 14:30
Insurance Panel
13:30 - 14:30

Jack Harrington
14:30 - 15:30
Don’t Go To Pilot Jail – FAA Enforcement
Jack Harrington
14:30 - 15:30
Don’t Go To Pilot Jail – FAA Enforcement

Jack Harrington
FAA Regulatory Compliance

This session will review what an airman who is facing an FAR violation investigation should expect, and actions to undertake in response to the investigation. It will outline the FAA enforcement process, the airman’s rights and obligations, as well as strategies to mitigate potential certificate action or civil penalties. Further, participants will receive an update on the Pilot’s Bill of Rights legislation.

Evening Remarks
15:30 - 15:45
Evening Remarks

Board Busses for Ellington Field
16:00 - 16:30
Board Busses for Ellington Field
16:00 - 16:30

Tour LSFM - Lone Star Flight Museum
16:30 - 17:30
Tour LSFM - Lone Star Flight Museum
16:30 - 17:30

Cocktails/Dinner- Texas Flying Legends Museum
18:00 - 20:00
Texas Flying Legends Museum
Cocktails/Dinner- Texas Flying Legends Museum
18:00 - 20:00
Texas Flying Legends Museum

Speaker: Dave Teeters

Buses Back to Hotel
20:00 - 20:30
Buses Back to Hotel
20:00 - 20:30

2018 Agenda