|AEA Mourns Passing of Board Secretary Chuck Freeland The Aircraft Electronics Association is deeply saddened by the passing of Chuck Freeland, a regional sales representative for Otto Instrument Service, an AEA member company located in Ontario, Calif. Freeland passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, near his hometown of Vacaville, Calif., following a courageous battle with cancer. A celebration of life service will take place Friday, June 21, at 2 p.m. PDT at the Nut Tree Airport in Vacaville, Calif. More...
AEA Issues First Quarter 2013 Avionics Market Report The Aircraft Electronics Association announced its first quarterly Avionics Market Report. In the first three months of 2013, total worldwide avionics sales amounted to $1,706,006,894.49, or more than $1.7 billion, as reported by the 20 aviation electronics manufacturers participating in the report. More...
New Training Courses and AML-STC Workshop at AEA Headquarters in June
Space is Limited...Register now to guarantee your seat!
Take advantage of the new educational courses offered in June by the AEA. Register now for these professional development opportunities taking place in the AEA's Dan Derby Center for Professional Development at its international headquarters in Lee's Summit, Mo. Your commitment to training continues with the AEA!
AML-STCs Avionics Product Certification Workshop
Breaking the Cost Barrier to Avionics Certification
June 25-26, 2013
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
AEA Safety Management System Coordinator Training
June 27, 2013 Half-day Training Course
U.S. Maintenance Regulations for Certified Repair Stations
June 27-28, 2013
June 27 (1 p.m.-5 p.m.) and June 28 (8 a.m.-Noon)
The AEA Regional Meetings offer a forum to see, hear and learn about all the new technology on the market, network with industry peers and discover best practices for the aviation repair station industry. Attendees and exhibitors gather for two to three days of regulatory and technical seminars, business management sessions and exhibits.
Nov. 7-8 - Kansas City, Mo.
Nov. 6 - Fast Trak Training (additional fee)
by Ric Peri"Trim the regulations by keeping the lean safety standards and move unneeded guidance and policy, like criteria (the fat) to, well, guidance and policy. Remove it from the regulations so they are 'one means, but not the only means' to show conformity to the safety standards." Click here to read more of "The View from Washington" in the June issue of Avionics News.
Pilot's Guide to Avionics
Distribution Begins in July at EAA AirVenture
The AEA's 2013-14 edition of the Pilot's Guide to Avionics debuts during EAA AirVenture, July 29-Aug.4, in Oshkosh, Wis. Pick up your free copy of the Pilot's Guide at the AEA's AirVenture booth, No. 2035/36, Hangar B.
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