FAA Administrator’s Speech from the SAFE Symposium

May 7, 2011

FAA Administrator Randy Babbitt delivered a keynote address to attendees of SAFE’s Pilot Training Reform Symposium in Atlanta on Thursday, May 5, 2011. Here is the text of his speech, which is also available on the FAA website: Good afternoon, and thank you, Doug Stewart. I am delighted to be here today with the movers […]

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ANN Podcast: Part I – Pilot Training Reform Symposium

May 7, 2011

SAFE Chairman Doug Stewart tells Aero-News Network’s Paul Plack about what started the idea for SAFE’s Pilot Training Reform Symposium, which concluded on May 5th in Atlanta. Listen now (14:42 run time)

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Podcast with SAFE’s Bob Wright in Atlanta

May 7, 2011

May 6, 2011 According to AvWeb Editorial Director Paul Bertorelli, “Some pilots are extremely safety-conscious, and some daredevils (sadly) may be beyond reach.” In this podcast, Bob Wright of the Society of Aviation and Flight Instructors (SAFE) explains to Bertorelli how SAFE’s Symposium in Atlanta, Georgia aims to broaden the reach of risk management and safety awareness […]

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AvFlash News: Training Reform, What’s It Gonna Take?

May 7, 2011

May 6, 2011 Pilot Training Reform: What’s It Gonna Take? Article by Paul Bertorelli, AvWeb Editorial Director, with links to related AvWeb podcasts and articles coming out of the SAFE-chaired symposium in Atlanta.

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AvWeb Podcast with FAA’s Mel Cintron

May 7, 2011

May 6, 2011 FAA Wades In on the GA Fatality Rate. Podcast by AvWeb Editorial Director Paul Bertorelli with FAA AFS 800 head Mel Cintron during SAFE’s Pilot Training Reform Symposium. Listen now (4.6 MB, 4:25 run time)

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Over the Airwaves: GA’s Most Serious Problems Recognized

May 7, 2011

From Over the Airwaves – The Journal for the Proficient Pilot by Bob Miller Breaking News – GA’s Most Serious Problems Recognized May 6, 2011 Dear Pilots and Aviation Enthusiasts, It was a veritable list of “who’s who” in general aviation that wrapped up a three day symposium on the future of GA in Atlanta yesterday. […]

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GA Problem is GA Solution: Instructors

May 7, 2011

May 5, 2011 Article by AvWeb Editorial Director Paul Bertorelli, who attended SAFE’s Pilot Training Reform Symposium in Atlanta.

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Podcast: Are Flight Instructors the Root of GA’s Problems?

May 7, 2011

May 5, 2011 AvWeb Editorial Director Paul Bertorelli interviews SAFE Chair Doug Stewart during the Pilot Training Reform Symposium in Atlanta. Listen now (4.6 MB, 4:28 run time)

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