NCBAA Mentoring Event
Jerry Baxter (Chief of Maintenance) Hewlett-Packard Aviation Department, conducted a hangar tour to San Jose State University aviation students and donated a Gulfstream G550 mockup and manuals.
Twentieth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
October 9, 2012
Synopsis: An in-depth discussion on practical and efficient ways to deal with on-board medical events.
Presentaton: "In-Flight Medical Events"
Speaker: Dana Anderson-Chief Flight Nurse, EMS Educator, MedAire Instructor
Nineteenth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
September 11, 2012
Synopsis: Discussion about obtaining and presenting the stats on plane operations.
Presentation: "Creating Value by Performance Based Metrics"
Speaker: Jim Lara, Principal of Gray Stone Advisors.
Ryan Fischer, Business Development Manager
Jim Lara, Principal
Eighteenth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Associaton
August 14, 2012
Synopsis- A double session of Safety. Woody Saland, PhD presented "Safety by Design" and Earl Marchesi spoke on "Cabin Safety."
Presentation by: Woody Saland, PhD
on Falcon updates
from Corporate Air Parts
Seventeenth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
July 10, 2012
Sixteenth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
June 12, 2012
Synopsis: Jeppesen generously sponsored the June 12th 2012 NorCalBAA luncheon. Michael Lande, Nancy Pierce, and Walter Taylor provided an indepth discussion and Questions and Answer period on Flight Planning to the London Olympics and Flight Planning to Asia.
Presentation: by Michael Lande- Regional Sales Manager
(Western United States, Asia, and the Pacific Rim)
Nancy Pierce- Business Consultant
Walter Taylor- Client Relations Manager
"Travel to Asia and London for the Olympics"
Fourteenth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviaiton Association
May 8, 2012
Synopsis: A special venue at the Ascend Development Hangar in Hayward, CA. Event included scholarship awards, auction of motorcycle , catering by Air Culinaire and static displays of various aircraft.
Presentation by John Van Geffen- Avialex
"The Dos and Don'ts of FAA Inspections"
Regulatory Compliance Handout
Thirteenth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
April 10, 2012
Synopsis: An in depth review of the current new and pre-owned business jet market, and a discussion of the signs of market stability and recovery
Presentation: by Mark Bloomer-President and Craig Bowers - Sales Director
"New and Pre-Owned" and "Pre-Purchase Evaluation-the Process and Pitfalls"
Sponsored by: Bloomer de Vere Powerpoint
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Twelfth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
March 13, 2012
Synopsis: Wayne Oedewaldt-Sales Director Northern California and Western Oregon discussed Gulfstream's aircraft product line from the G150 to the new G650. Randy Gaston-VP of Flight Operations introduced to NCBAA to the user-friendly and efficient information technology of the Gulfstream "PlaneBook."
Presentation: by Randy Gaston -VP of Flight Operations
"Information Management in the iPad Era and Its Role in Safety and Training"
Sponsored by: Gulfstream
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NCBAA Mentoring Committee Event
February 15, 2012
Synopsis: Around 30 San Jose University Aviation students attended a session discussing aviation maintainence careers and a tour of a Falcon 900 conducted by Rick DePriest, TWC Aviation's Director of Quality Control.
Eleventh Meeting of the Northern California Aviation Association
February 14, 2012
The most popular event to date!
Synopsis: ARINC Direct sponsored event about 90 in attendance with a presentation for aircraft performance. 45 pilots were in attendance for the special breakout session.
Guide for download
Presentation: Mark Thelen from Aircraft Performace Group
"New Service Features for 2012 for Flight Support Services and SwiftBroadband"
NCBAA Safety Day Event
January 10, 2012
Synopsis: an all day event featuring
. Top Ten Response Considerations for the Business Aviation Operator
. Building Effective Emergency Response Plans
. How to Set-up and Run your Emergency Operations Center
Presentation: "Building an Effective Emergency Response Plan"
Tenth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
November 8, 2011
Synopsis: Overview of Embraer jets for business. Presentation by NASA concerning ASRS and its benefits.
Presentation: "The Aviation Safety Response System-its scope and mission and how ASRS can work for you"
Presentation given by NASA- Don Purdy (Safety Analyst and Callback Editor) and Abegael Jakey (Safety Analyst and Outreach Coordinator)
Sponsored by :Embraer
Don Bruner- Regional Sales Manager
Ninth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
September 13, 2011
Synopsis: Discussion snd explanation of the various services and technology Satcom Direct provides sush as " Global One Number, ATS Position Reporting, Aircare/Medaire interface, Flight deck Freedom, FDF Datalink Capabilities, FANS-1/A, ADS-C, CPDLC, SD Flight Tracker, Tracker Mail, Inmarsat, Plane Smart, SBB Position Reporting, Airborne internet, and a number of mobile apps.
Presentation: "Satellite Connectivity- From the Flight Deck to the Cabin"
Ed White-VP of Strategic Alliance and Kevin Cox-Support Engineer
San Jose Business Aviation Regional Forum
July 13 & 14 2011
Synopsis: A regional forum sponsored by NBAA featuring aircraft displays, educational sessions, and 50 + exhibitors of the local aviation services.
Eighth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
August 9, 2011
Synopsis: Discussion of Dassault Falcon jets and a special presentation from Alert Solutions on dealing with fatigue.
Presentation: "The Dirty Dozen of Fatigue"
Dassault Falcon, Alert Solutions, and Dr. Barger PhD
Seventh Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
June 14, 2011
Synopsis: A presentation by NASA explaining the operations of DASHlink. DASHlink is a system for data mining and aircraft health management. More Information
Presentation: DASHlink: A Collaborative Platform for Disseminating Data Mining and Predictive Methods for Aircraft Health Management
Ashok N. Srivastava, Ph.D.
An informative one hour video concerning DASHlink:
Sixth Meeting of the Northern California Aviation Association
May 10, 2011
Synopsis: Discussion of product development of the Global 700/8000 and the LearJet 85 updates. More Information
Presentation: "The New Global 7000/8000 & LearJet 85 Update"
Sponsored by: Bombardier
Fifth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Associaton
April 12, 2011
Synopsis: a presentation advocating the importance of business aviation in today's business world and global economy. More Information
Presentation: "Communicating the Value of Business Aviation
Fourth Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
March 8, 2011
Synopsis: Introduction of the new NorCalBAA.org website.
Presentation: "On Line- On-Board Getting Your Passengers Connected"
Jet Aviation/ Midcoast Aviation
Third Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
February 15, 2011
Synopsis: Highlights of the first NorCalBAA Board Directors meeting including the groups newly defined Mission Statement and Vision.
Introduction of the Safety and Mentoring Committee chairs and more definition
was given to the roles and responsibilities of the existing committees.
Presentation: European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) Update
Adam Hartly, Supervisor, Regulatory Services
Universal Weather & Aviation
Second Meeting of the Northern California Business Aviation Association
January 11, 2011
Synopsis: Introduction of NorCalBAA Board of Directors and Administrator. Discussion of the objectives of the organization and introduced the initial three committees.
Presentation: C-FOQA Presentation
First Meeting of the Northern California Aviation Association
December 4, 2011
Synopsis: The group decided on continuing forward with the regional group and voted on the new name of the organization.
Presentation: "We Just Bought SMS . . . Now What Do We Do?"
Michael L. Dworkin
Michael L. Dworkin and Associates