Focused on mitigating aviation’s #1 cause of fatalities, Loss of Control In-flight (LOC-I), the 2021 UPRT Virtual Summit hosted by Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS) kicks off its second year on March 18th with a presentation by industry safety expert Capt. Bryan Burks of Alaska Airlines.
Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS), the global leader in Upset Prevention & Recovery Training (UPRT), is pleased to announce its first webinar event in the 2021 UPRT Virtual Summit:
WHEN: March 18 at 9 a.m. PST / 12 p.m. EDT
TOPIC: Alaska Airlines UPRT safety expert Capt. Bryan Burks and other representatives of Alaska Airlines will interactively discuss airline UPRT implementation advancements, challenges and solutions with host Randall Brooks, APS VP Training.
“Diligent focus on improved aeronautical decision making, flightpath and energy management, and crew effectiveness is needed now more than ever with the current global pandemic situation preventing many pilots from flying regularly and keeping their manual flight operations proficiency and handling skills fresh,” said APS CEO Paul “BJ” Ransbury. “Simply put, the APS 2021 UPRT Virtual Summit is shaped by critical safety focus areas and the potentially devastating impact COVID-19 has had on industry safety worldwide..”
ABOUT AVIATION PERFORMANCE SOLUTIONS
Aviation Performance Solutions LLC (APS) trains thousands of professional pilots and instructors in comprehensive Upset Prevention and Recovery Training (UPRT) skill development each year. APS UPRT programs include integrated Loss of Control In-flight (LOC-I) solutions via industry-leading computer-based, virtual, on-aircraft (jet, turboprop, and piston), and advanced simulator UPRT. All training is in full compliance with the Airplane Upset Recovery Training Aids – Revisions 2 and 3, FAA Advisory Circular (AC) 120-109A Stall Prevention and Recovery Training, ICAO Manual on Aeroplane Upset Prevention and Recovery Training, IATA Guidance Material and Best Practices for the Implementation of UPRT, FAA AC 120-111 Upset Prevention and Recovery Training, and the APS-pioneered Every Pilot In Control Solution Standard™ (EPIC-S2™) for effective UPRT. Headquartered at the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport in Mesa, Arizona, with additional training locations in the USA and Europe, APS provides immediate, turnkey global access to comprehensive UPRT solutions.