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APS Attends NTSB Loss of Control and Stall Seminar
APS VP of Training and Business Development, Randall Brooks, recently attended a Loss of Control/Stall seminar held by the Na...
APS Speaks at ICAO Loss of Control In-flight Symposium
APS president, Paul BJ Ransbury, was asked by ICAO to speak airlines and global training experts on the Gold Standard in On-a...
Emergency Maneuver Training Comes to Europe
APS has convinced operators of the value of upset prevention and recovery training (UPRT). APS has expanded its customer base...
APS Europe Provides SXC Astronaut Candidate Training
Space Expedition Corporation (SXC), a global space travel pioneer, and Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS), a world lead...
Transfer of Knowledge: Upset Prevention & Recovery Training
The biggest single factor in transferring knowledge in UPRT is the properly trained instructor translating the LOC-I training...
Enhancement to the ICAO Manual on Upset Recovery
The ICAO framework employs an integrated approach that identifies training resources “to provide pilots with the necessary ...
Upset Prevention & Recovery Training for ISR Ops
An MC-12W fatally impacted terrain northeast of Kandahar Airfield in Afghanistan while on a combat intelligence, surveillance...
Upset Prevention and Recovery Training for Light Jet Pilots
Brooks, the VP of Training and Business Development for APS spoke to the CJP group about the Loss of Control In-Flight (LOC-I...
APS provides door prize for WATS
WATS 2013 was a huge success, with 931 attendees from 49 countries including 94 airlines. This year “WATS 2014” is the 17...
Airport Seppe goes International
On February 27, 2014 Airport Seppe, homebase of APS Europe, officially changed its name to Breda International Airport. Chang...
Upset Training Preparation: Spatial Orientation
Your APS training will emphasize the flight envelope (i.e. limit load or G-limit) of the aircraft you typically fly. Dependin...
The Time Critical Nature of Airplane Upset Recovery
In “Defining Commercial Transport Loss-of-Control: A Quantitative Approach”, Boeing and NASA studied six different Loss o...
What is Important in Airline Transport Pilot Training?
In August of 2014, the FAA changed the regulations regarding the training required to become an Airline Transport Pilot (ATP)...
Upset Prevention for all Commercially Licensed Pilots
The term Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) is relatively new. A number of names have been used in the past to des...
Frank 'Franky' Wagener Designated Master CFI-Aerobatic
Aviation Performance Solutions, LLC is very pleased to announce that Frank 'Franky' Wagener has earned his Master CFI – Aer...