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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...
Flight Path Automation and Manual Handling Skills
Manual handling skills, stick and rudder skill, basic airmanship – all these phrases are used to describe pilot knowledge a...
Pilot Monitoring Skills and Upset Prevention and Recovery
In a time-critical and life-threatening airplane upset event, a disoriented pilot monitoring who is untrained in the enhanced...
FAA Improvements to Upgrade Stall Training in the Future
The greatest threat to a stalled aircraft is not always altitude loss; a much greater threat in general is a pilot’s loss o...
APS speaks on Upset Prevention & Recovery Training at MMOPA
Mr. David Carroll, Director of Training Programs for Aviation Performance Solutions (APS), was invited to speak at the Malibu...
New iPad App on Upset Recovery Training at NBAA 2013
Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS), a USA-based flight school with training centers in Arizona, Texas and Europe, annou...
Up to $25,000 Credit by Swiss Re on Upset Recovery Training
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions signs an agreement with prominent aviation flight simulation and training companies, CAE and Avi...
APS Speaks 'Why UPRT Matters' before Citation Jet Pilots
Phoenix, Arizona based Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) provider Aviation Performance Solutions (APS) was invite...
IS-BAO Registered UPRT Provider
IS-BAO: International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations IS-BAO, the International Standard for Business Aircraft Oper...
What is Upset Prevention and Recovery Training?
For upset training to be truly effective at mitigating LOC-I it must encompass attitudes which would not be prudent in a non-...