TUG Meeting Agenda Wed, Sept 26, 2018

Presage Group: Go-Around Decision Making
OpsGroup: Fixing NOTAMs Using the Power of the Group

We will hold our regularly scheduled TUG Meeting on Wed, Sep 26, 2018 at 9:30 am in the Port Authority Conference Room, 90 Moonachie Ave, Moonachie, NJ 07074. Coffee and breakfast breads will be served at 9:00 am, and a luncheon of sandwiches and soft drinks will follow the meeting.

Our agenda is as follows:

Dr. Martin Smith, CEO of Presage Group and Chief Scientific Advisor to Flight Safety Foundation’s “Go-Around Decision-Making & Execution Project” (2017), will present the study’s key findings and recommendations moving forward for the commercial aviation industry, as well as provide an overview and stakeholder requirements of a similar scientific study to be deployed across the business aviation industry.

Mark Zee, Founder, OpsGroup, will address the following topics: Fixing NOTAMs, the MH17 problem, and how OpsGroup is doing this; What OpsGroup is about - the power of the group; Why we tell you the stories that the Aviation Authorities don’t want you to know; Airport Spy and the OpsFox network - pilots reporting on what they see around the world; and a couple of good stories of late from the world of International Ops.

NY TRACON Support Manager Steve McClain will discuss KTEB Rwy 19 Missed Approach Procedures, Runway 6 RNAV (GPS) X and Y IAPs, Dalton 2 Departure delays, and other operational issues.

PANYNJ Delay Reduction Program Manager Ralph Tamburro will share the latest information regarding KTEB departure delays and mitigation strategies.

Renee Spann, PANYNJ KTEB Airport Manager and Scott Marsh, KTEB Manager Airport Operations and Security will provide an Airport Operations update.

Gary Palm, FAA KTEB ATCT Manager, and/or Ted Zimmerman, Operations Manager, will present Tower Topics, etc.

Please make every effort to attend and invite others from your organizations. All are welcome!

Our complimentary continental breakfast and luncheon will be catered by Prova Restaurant.

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Source: Teterboro Users Group (09/13/18)