AMTSociety Partners with FAA, General Aviation Manufacturer’s Association, and Experimental Aircraft Association

AMTSociety offers FAA-Accepted IA Renewal Seminar program to 2005 AirVenture Oshkosh air show attendees.


Fort Atkinson, WI (July 18, 2005) – AMTSociety, an organization whose members serve the aircraft maintenance industry, announced today that it has entered into a partnership aimed at providing Inspection Authorization Renewal Seminars with GAMA (General Aviation Manufacturer’s Association), EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association) and the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) during the 2005 EAA AirVenture air show in Oshkosh, WI.

The FAA-Accepted IA Renewal Program will be offered to AirVenture air show attendees on Wednesday, July 27th at the GAMA pavilion on the grounds of 2005 AirVenture Oshkosh. AirVenture attendees can attend these FAA-accepted IA seminars and have their attendance card stamped by AMTSociety monitors. The attendee’s card can then be used toward their IA renewal for the following March. Additionally, the seminars are accepted by the FAA toward AMT Awards training.

The AMTSociety/GAMA IA Renewal Seminar schedule is as follows:

Location: The GAMA Pavilion at the Honda Motorcycles Forums Plaza
Date: Wednesday, July 27th
08:30 – 09:45 Regulations for Aircraft Mechanics - FAA
10:00 – 11:15 Pneumatic System Maintenance (Gyroscopic Flight Instruments and Deice Power Systems) - Parker Hannifin
11:30 – 12:45 Propeller Airworthiness Issues - Hartzell Propellers
13:00 – 14:15 Understanding Your Aircraft Firewall-Forward Electrical System - Precision Airmotive
14:30 – 15:45 Boosting Your Knowledge of Turbocharging Systems - Kelly Aerospace
16:00 – 17:15 Maintaining Precision Airmotive Carburetors and RSA Fuel Injectors - Precision Airmotive

AMTSociety is an affinity group aimed at leveraging the strength of its audience for the purpose of sharing resources and offering benefits. Members will have immediate access to resources such as Online IA renewal (offered by AMT at www.amtonline.com) as well as a guaranteed subscription to AMT magazine, AMTe newsletter, discussion forums, and more. Maintenance professionals can join AMTSociety immediately by going to www.amtsociety.org and clicking the link to join.

For more questions, contact Greg Napert, AMTSociety director at (920) 563-1653 or e-mail at director@amtsociety.org.

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