Upset Training – Real Life Save: Dave Newland


Dave is a 17,000 hour professional jet pilot currently flying Global and Challenger Bombardier business jets. When Dave came back to Aviation Performance Solutions (APS) for the APS Recurrent Upset Trainingprogram this year, he tells of a story where APS training very likely saved his life. Dave received his initial training with APS through the Bombardier Leading Edge live upset training where APS as the exclusive provider. In his story, he departed out of Hong Kong behind a Boeing 747 with normal separation and got flipped up to approximately 130 degrees of bank less than 1000′ above the ground … let’s let Dave tell the story. Enjoy!