Air Safety Forum to Take on Safety, Security, Pilot Assistance Issues
The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l, will hold its 58th Air Safety Forum on
Wednesday, August 8, and Thursday, August 9, at the Hilton Washington in
The world’s largest independent aviation safety organization, ALPA will
gather the industry’s leading experts to discuss challenges in aviation safety,
security, and human performance, and the action required to ensure that air
transportation in North America achieves the highest possible standards.
Conference sessions will include:
• By the Rules: Achieving One Level of Aviation
• On the Radar: Critical Safety Issues at Our Airports
• The Federal Air Surgeon Is In: Airline Pilots’ Top Health Issues
• Weeding Out Evil-Doers Through Risk-Based Security
• Automation and Technology in Aviation
• The Differences Between Fatigue Risk Management Systems and Fatigue Risk
• Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Are They Ready for Prime Time?
The Honorable Michael Huerta, the Federal Aviation Administration’s acting
administrator; the Honorable John Pistole, Transportation Security
Administration administrator; and ALPA’s president will join renowned leaders
representing all sectors of aviation, including regulators, aircraft
manufacturers, airlines, and academia, for a dynamic program.
The forum will be held at the Hilton Washington, 1919 Connecticut Ave., NW,
Washington, D.C. Visit
www.alpa.org under “Events” for a full agenda.