Maintenance Seminar Series July 31, 2015
CAM credit available. IA applied for.
Early Registration Pricing in effect until July 23, 2015
Maintenance Seminar with our PAMA partners
Wyndham Glenview Suites
1400 Milwaukee Avenue
Glenview, IL 60025
8:00-8:30Continental Breakfast / Networking
Mark Quandahl - CABAA MX Chair & Solairus Aviation Maintenance Supervisor
8:45-9:45 Next Tech for Next Gen
Jon Hagg – dahl NBAA MX Committee Chair & EJM Maintenance Manager
The future avionic/maintenance technician sift in knowledge now is required today. For years, our industry has embraced technology, however our industry's education and/or training for technicians has been outpaced by technological advancements. Closing the knowledge gap is critical to achieve a properly educated/trained workforce with corresponding skills.
10:00 -11:00 Intelligent Aircraft Maintenance Programs
Leonard A. Beauchemin – Managing Director / Senior Advisor AeroTechna
This session will present an understanding of the evolution of aircraft scheduled maintenance programs to the current philosophy often described as "Intelligent Maintenance Programs". The origin of maintenance programs, their current development, management and evolution will be described to provide an understanding of the risk based logic that is applied today for both aircraft certification and operations over the useful life of the equipment.
11:00-11:30 FANS1A / CPDLC Update
Mike Mitera – Director Of Operations Chicago Jet Group
11:30-11:35 Solairus Aviation Business Model Promo
11:35 – 12:30 Lunch – Second Floor Atrium
12:30- 1:15 Aircraft Acquisition / Divestiture Process
Jim Donath – President Donath Aircraft Services Inc.
This presentation will deliver an overview and description of the critical steps of an aircraft transaction, from the perspectives of both the Buyer and Seller. Emphasis will be given to the planning phase, key aspects of the Aircraft Purchase Agreement, and the pre-purchase evaluation, especially as relevant to the maintenance function within a flight operation.
1:30-2:30 Ownership and Operating Federal Tax issues
Keith Swirsky - President, GKG Law, P.C.
- FAA Considerations with setting up a special purpose entity/flight department company, and cash flow
- State sales and use tax considerations on where to take delivery, where to hanger, and frequent uses in other states, as well as use of dry leases, and issues related to use of an external management company
- Federal income and excise tax considerations, including, SIFL and Personal Use disallowance, straight line versus accelerated depreciation, passive losses and other tax ramifications related to chartering, avoiding federal excise taxes on FAR Part 91 operations.
2:30-3:00 – Questions / Door prizes / Closing Comments
Traxxas drone giveaway, Snap On Toolbox and other outstanding raffle prizes.
Thank you to our sponsors!
Signature Flight Support
Snap On Tools
Dassault Falcon Jet
Chicago Jet Group
Corporate Jet Support
Gogo Business Aviation
Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation