U.S. West Exhibitors
AEA U.S. West Regional Meeting Schedule
Monday, September 21
0730 AEA Registration Desk Open
0800 - 0815 Welcome & Opening Remarks
0815 - 0915 AEA Regulatory Sessions
Presented by Ric Peri, AEA’s vice president of government & industry affairs
0915 - 1015 ADS-B Implementation, Testing and Compliance Update
Presented by FAA Avionics Maintenance Branch officials
ADS-B equipment installation, equipage and implementation updates, insight on testing, system compliance and monitoring, post-installation performance statistics and common causes for noncompliance.

Part 1: AC 20-165A
  1. Areas to focus on when performing ADS-B Installations.
  2. Areas to focus on when performing an STC project.

Part 2: Equipage trends and post-installation performance

  1. Current equipage trends.
  2. Current ADS-B post-installation performance.
  3. Overview of planned revision to AC 20-165A and ADS-B Out Policy Memorandum
Refreshment break sponsored by Dallas Avionics
1030 - 1130 Duncan Aviation Training
An ADS-B elementary to advance primer - what ADS-B is, how it came about, which components are involved, what to consider when choosing a solution, certification aspects, and keeping it legal.
1130 - 1215 Gogo Business Aviation Training
Connected Skies: Inflight Training 101
1215 - 1300 Lunch
Sponsored by L-3 Aviation Products
1300 - 1500 L-3 Aviation Products Training
Lynx® MultiLink Surveillance System Training - An overview of the L-3 Lynx® ADS-B and UAT solutions. Features and functionality of the Lynx® product family will be discussed, as well as installation guidance, system integration, and interface compatibility. Unit configuration, setup, and operational checkout procedures will be covered, in addition to covering models within the product family that can interface to iPads and other tablet devices.
1500 - 1600 OEM Product Information Sessions
  • Appareo Systems LLC
  • Aspen Avionics
  • Avionica Inc.
  • Cobham AvComm
  • FreeFlight Systems
  • Genesys Aerosystems
  • Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics
1600 - 1845 Exhibit Hall Open
Attendees will be able to visit exhibitors displaying their latest products and services.

Drinks sponsored by Globalparts.aero
Tuesday, September 22
0730 AEA Registration Desk Open
0800 - 0900 AEA Regulatory Training
The Business of Aircraft Maintenance
A review of the airworthiness regulations with an emphasis on the responsibilities and privileges contained within the regulations.
0900 - 1200 Avidyne Product Training
AXP340, AXP322, IFD440, and IFD540 plus MLB100/MLX200/MLX210
1200 - 1230 Lunch
Sponsored by Garmin
1230 - 1630 Garmin Aviation Training
The Garmin Training Team will cover configuration of Garmin GTN and ADS-B products, ADS-B Installations, databases, newer products as well as installation bulletins and service advisories
1630 Meeting Adjourns

Last updated Thursday, September 17, 2015

Every attempt not to deviate from the above schedule will be made; however, the AEA reserves the right to make changes when necessary without notice. Please check back often to ensure you have the latest schedule.

Meeting Date

September 21-22, 2015

Meeting Location

Nugget Casino Resort
Sparks, NV

AEA U.S. West Regional Meeting Sponsors:

Dallas Avionics
EDMO Distributors
Global Parts.aero
L-3 Aviation Products

Mid-Continent Instruments
Satcom Direct Inc.
Universal Avionics Systems Corp.

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