Tue, Jan 25, 2005
To Be Streamed Live On EAA Web Site
An update on the new sport
pilot/light-sport aircraft rule and the progress on the
infrastructure to make it a success will be held at the EAA
Aviation Center on Friday, Jan. 28, beginning at 6 p.m. (Central
Standard Time). The briefing will also be available live on the
members' area of the EAA website.
Charlie Becker, Director of EAA Aviation Services, will
highlight the progress made in the sport pilot community since the
rule became effective on Sept. 1, 2004. He will include the latest
updates from FAA, the ASTM standards process and the light-sport
This is an outstanding opportunity for aviation enthusiasts
interested in sport pilot to learn more about the rule and the
possibilities for participating in this exciting new area of
recreational aviation. For those in the Oshkosh area, attendance at
the free sport pilot briefing is also welcome. To attend the
briefing in person, call 800-967-5746 to register.
To access the live webcast, EAA members should enter the
members-only area of the EAA website and proceed to the event link.
The webcast will also be archived for viewing after its initial
presentation on Jan. 28.
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