Fiesta Safety Seminar
Balloon Fiesta Safety Seminar
The AAAA Education Committee organizes and presents a 4 hour safety seminar each year at Balloon Fiesta. With speakers from all over the world and topics that are extremely timely to the ballooning community, this seminar, held on the Tuesday afternoon of Balloon Fiesta week, is always well attended. Make plans to attend this important safety seminar every year.
2019 Balloon Fiesta Safety Seminar
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
1pm – 5pm
Sid Cutter Pilot Pavilion
Balloon Fiesta Park
1:00 Opening– Beth Wright-Smith
1:05 What’s the deal on Medicals
Beth Wright-Smith; Nancy Wright, M.D., AME; JD Huss
2:15 Accidents? Incidents? Reportable?
David Bowling, NTSB; Mike Voorhees; Rob Schantz
3:45 FAA Safety Team (FAAST) Resource
4:05 Tie Offs, Tether Lines, Rope Tricks
4:55 Wrap-Up – Beth Wright-Smith