Author Archives: Linda Scully

Congratulations Chris Balo!!!

Happy 16th birthday and congratulations on your FIRST SOLO!!! Chris set a goal of soloing an airplane on his 16th birthday and on February 5, 2021, he achieved his goal! The skies opened up in the afternoon and his instructor, CFI Jacqueline Bunce stepped out of the airplane and Chris made three good landings as … Continue reading

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Teterboro FAA Safety Team announces two upcoming webinars:

Monday, December 14th at 7:00pm EST Winter Operations – From Preflight to ADM Do you pre-flight your airplane in the winter the same way you pre-flight in the summer? We’ll kick off our discussion with cold weather pre-flight operations, followed by favorite hangar-flying topics: engine preheat, aircraft deicing, and engine management. We’ll demonstrate how to … Continue reading

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From the Flight Deck – Winter Wx Challenges

Robert Thorson, FAASafety Team Manager at Teterboro shared this video from the Flight Deck. This video focuses on airport surface operations during winter weather. Failure to properly prepare for and execute appropriate cold weather airport operations has led to runway incursions, resulting in collisions with snow removal or maintenance operators, and serious runway excursion accidents. … Continue reading

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November’s GAJSC Safety Topic

Avoiding Controlled Flight Into Terrain | November/December 2020 The November/December 2020 issue of FAA Safety Briefing focuses on mitigating one of the leading causes of general aviation accidents – controlled flight into terrain, or CFIT. Feature articles and departments explore the many CFIT-related resources and technological tools available to pilots, as well as numerous strategies, tips, and … Continue reading

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Register now for “Bust the Rust” FAA Wings Webinars offered in November

Don Argintar, Lead Representative with the Teterboro FAASTeam, will be presenting a “Bust the Rust” series of webinars in November. Topics include Aircraft Performance, Weight and Balance, and Engine Operation. Each of these webinars offer both Basic Wings and Advanced Wings credit. If you have not yet registered on FAASafety.gov, please visit https://www.faasafety.gov and create a free … Continue reading

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AeroSession 3/2/2019 cancelled due to weather forecast

Sorry, because of forecast snow we are cancelling AeroSession, Saturday, 3/2/2019.

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AeroSession, April 1, 2017

AeroSession is Saturday, April 1, 2017, from 10:00am – 11:00am! Young Aviators in grades 6-12, Join us at the flight school for Facetime with special guest Colonel David B. Lyons, F35 pilot! Facetime with Colonel David B. Lyons, Commander, 388th Fighter Wing, Hill Air Force Base, Utah Colonel David B. Lyons is the Commander, 388th Fighter Wing, … Continue reading

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September AeroSession (free for young people in grades 6-12)

The September AeroSession is postponed to Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 10am due to the Labor Day Holiday weekend.

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Free AeroSession for aviation enthusiasts in grades 6-12

Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 10am-11am David Simpson will be our guest speaker and demonstrate his Hydrodynamic Flight Simulator! Visualizing How an Airplane Flies: A Hydrodynamic Flight Simulator This workshop may be the most unusual and yet the most memorable illustration of how an airplane flies that you’re likely to encounter. Since the beginning of … Continue reading

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Free AeroSession for aviation enthusiasts in grades 6-12

Attention all Aviation Enthusiasts! This Saturday, October 3th is our very first AeroSession of the school year! Be sure to catch a ride to the airport this weekend to hear Bruce Cohen, a Delta Boeing 747 First Officer, talk about and explain a mystery topic! AeroSessions begins at 10:00AM and runs about an hour. Hope … Continue reading

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