Avidyne Announces Training Partner for IFD Series
Gary Reeves & PilotSafety.org will develop new, in-depth video-based training programs for Avidyne avionics products, starting with IFD440/540 FMS GPS Systems.
Oshkosh, WI – Sunday, July 24, 2016 –
Avidyne Corporation announced that they have teamed with Master Instructor, Gary Reeves and PilotSafety.org to develop new, in-depth training programs for Avidyne’s avionics product line, starting with their IFD440/540 FMS GPS systems.
“Avidyne will be the first major avionics company to provide these superior training resources for pilots,” said Gary Reeves. “Using our in-flight video-based curriculum, IFD440 and IFD540 owners and prospects will get real world exposure to the power and simplicity of these great Avidyne products.”
“We are pleased to have Gary Reeves and PilotSafety.org as a designated training partner,” said Mitch Biggs, Avidyne’s Vice President of Sales & Marketing. “Gary has significant expertise as a professional instructor, especially in single-pilot operations and with GPS technology, and we believe our customers will find it very beneficial.”
Reeves’ comprehensive training program will include the following:
Reeves will be hosting seminars during EAA AirVenture 2016 including:
Monday, July 25 1pm “Getting to Know the Avidyne IFD” Forum - Stage 1
Tuesday, July 26 11am “Flying Avidyne IFD in IFR” FreeFlight Tent*
Wednesday July 27 11:30am “Avidyne IFD- CFI Mastery Course” FreeFlight Tent*
*FreeFlight Seminar Tent is just outside of the east door of Hangar C.
About The Pilot Safety Institute (www.pilotsafety.org)
The Pilot Safety Institute and PilotSafety.org was founded by Gary Reeves, Master Instructor, Lead FAA Safety Team Rep to work with pilots, flight schools, instructors and, aviation groups worldwide to reduce general aviation accidents from pilot-error causes such as fuel starvation, weather and aeronautical decision making. Reeves is the 2016 FAA Instructor of the Year for the WP Region, an ATP, Master Instructor and well know National Public Speaker on GA Safety. Reeves is also a lead safety rep for the FAA Safety Team and provides WINGS safety classes all over the US.
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