Aerial view of the Reno-Stead Airport taken from an aircraft flying overhead.

Information for pilots and users of Reno-Stead Airport.

2 Aviation Safety Seminars Scheduled in Reno

The AOPA Air Safety Institute will sponsor an Safety Seminar in Reno on September 26th.

Subject: Say Again? Radio Communication Done Right

Stymied by radio chatter every time you fly? Does everybody else get “cleared direct” and you don’t? The Air Safety Institute digs deeper into radio communication in this information-packed seminar. Hear the other side of the story from air traffic controllers. Find out how to increase your margin of safety through effective communication with ATC. Don’t miss this informative safety seminar designed to improve your communication skills and decrease your workload as a pilot.


Time:  7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location:  Atlantis Casino Resort

3800 S. Virginia Street

Reno, NV  89502


No RSVP Required.

This seminar qualifies toward the AOPA Accident Forgiveness Program and the FAA WINGS Program.

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The FAASTeam will conduct a Safety Seminar in Reno on September 29th.

“Human Vision and Aviation: Facts and Myths”
Topic: Human Vision as it relates to Aviation.
On Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 6:30 PM
Reno-Tahoe International Airport/Conference Room A/B
2001 E Plumb Ln

Reno, NV 89502

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This approximately two hour presentation will cover the physiology and limitations of human vision and what these characteristics mean for pilots. There will also be a discussion about aircraft lighting and strategies to optimize visual performance.

Speaker:  Michael Crognale PhD, CFII, FAASTeam Rep

To view further details and registration information for this seminar, click here.

The sponsor for this seminar is: FAASTeam

The following credit(s) are available for the WINGS/AMT Programs:

Basic Knowledge 3 1.00