Formed in 1957, Mid-Atlantic Pilots Association is a non-profit flying organization dedicated to air safety, aviation education and flying camaraderie. All levels of pilots, student pilots and aviation enthusiasts are invited to join.
Morris Plains, NJ
Thursday, April 13, 2017
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
County of Morris Public Safety Training Academy
500 West Hanover Ave.
Morris Plains, NJ 07950
Phone: (800) 638-3101
MAPA's Annual Kathy Jaffe Seminar 2017 is on April 13
Nontowered Case Studies: What Went Wrong?
Flying at nontowered fields is a balancing act. Especially on busy days, it demands concentration, communication, sharp eyes, solid stick-and-rudder skills, and the ability to improvise at a moment’s notice. Sometimes the margin for error can be very slim.
With that in mind, ASI’s new seminar turns a spotlight on real-life accidents in the nontowered environment.
Together with our expert presenters, you’ll play the role of accident investigator—starting at the crash scene and working backwards through physical evidence, eyewitness testimony, and other leads to figure out what went wrong, and why.
MAPA has a monthly meeting held on the second Thursday of each month. We often have a speaker or an animated discussion on hot aviation related topics. Our programs have covered a variety of topics including aviation safety, flying adventures, weather and many others. More...
Here is a list of upcoming exciting events. Click here for full details on each event.
Monthly fly-outs are usually held the Saturday after our meeting, but may occur earlier or later to coincide with a destination event. Our exciting fly-out destinations include air shows, major aviation fly-ins, great restaurants, Class B airports, Bahamas, Canada, and many others. More...