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2013 GWBAA Safety Standdown

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NTSB Training Center 45065 Riverside Parkway Ashburn, VA 20147

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2013 GWBAA Safety Standdown


8:30 AM – 5:00PM

NTSB Training Center

45065 Riverside Parkway

Ashburn, Virginia 20147

Keynote Speaker

Robert Sumwalt, NTSB

"Managing Safety in 2013"

Additional Agenda Topics to be Covered:

"What Every Operator needs to KNow When Considering Supplemental Lift"

"Top 5 GA Security Issues Facing Operators Today."

"It's Time to Tune Up Your Emergency Response Plan"

Optional breakout sessions: (Running Concurrently at end of the day)


o Business Aviation’s Top Five Safety Issues

o Guided viewing of the TWA 800 reconstruction

Registration for Safety Standdown is $50 and includes:

Hot Breakfast, Lunch, and Door prizes awarded

No RefundPolicy. All sales are final. Substitution attendees are welcome.

Sorry for any inconvenience.

Agenda Details:

0730: Registration, Check In and Full Breakfast

0830: Welcome and Opening

0845: What Every Operator Needs To Know When Considering Supplemental / Charter Lift

0945 Top 5 GA Security Issues Facing Operators Today

1015: Energy Break

1045: Is It Time To Tune Up Your Emergency Response Plan?

1145: Lunch Break

1300: Keynote Address: Honorable Robert Sumwalt, NTSB Managing Safety in 2013, Lessons Learned

1400: Equip For The Future: What flight department managers need to know to equip their fleet

1430: Wrap Up, Door Prizes, Energy Break

1500: ONE of the Following Breakout Sessions

Q CPR and AED Certification, NOTE: Requires pre-registration so Medaire can send the proper equipment and instructors.

Q Guided viewing of the TWA 800 reconstruction

SAVE THE DATE: Pre-event Cocktail Reception will be held at Lansdowne Resort on Wednesday May 15th – evening details will be announced

Hotel Reservations

We have negotiated a $79 rate at Lansdowne Resort.

Lansdowne Resort offers luxurious accommodations, a world-class spa, 45 holes of championship golf and a wide variety of delectable dining options. Recognized as one of the Mid-Atlantic's premier resorts and IACC-certified conference centers, this 500-acre hotel is located just 5 miles from the NTSB Training Center.

Please contact Tyiesha Thaxton at Lansdowne Resort to arrange accommodations. Simply mention GWBAA Safety Standdown. Her contact information is:

Office 703-729-4023

Mobile 202-255-5208