Welcome to the October Issue of The BAC Bulletin & DA News!
Safety is the focus of our October issue. The first article is a review of an FAA fuel safety seminar that was recently held right here at Business Aircraft Center. If you were unable to attend, here are some important takeaways you should know. Also in this issue, we recap some of the latest FAA news and safety reminders.
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Lynda & Santo Silvestro
Recap of FAA Seminar on Fuel Management
On September 23rd, Danbury Municipal Airport (DXR)/Business Aircraft Center hosted an FAA fuel management seminar entitled, Starved and Exhausted! Preventing Fuel Starvation, Fuel Exhaustion and Fuel Mis-Management Accidents. Here’s a recap of FAA fuel management safety tips.
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The Latest FAA News and Safety Reminders
Pilots and staff at FBOs are busy people, but itís important to stay up on the latest FAA news and safety regulations. To make your life a little easier, here are some of the headlines and highlights of the past few months.
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More Recent News
Call to Action! The fight isnít over! Together with AAAE.org we encourage you to continue to put pressure on Congress to vote to fund the FAA contract towers, which are currently funded only through September 30, 2013. Although there is funding available through fiscal year 2014, it is highly unlikely that Congress will finish the appropriations bill by the end of Sept. Therefore, it’s important that the DOT/FAA finds the funds to keep the towers open between September 30 and whenever the 2014 is completed and signed by the President.
Below are links to the contact information for Congress: