September, 2020

Wed23sepAll DaySat26Featured2020 MMOPA Convention2020 Convention & Fly-In(All Day) The Westin La Paloma, 3800 E Sunrise Dr Tuscon, Arizona 85718Live Trainings:Convention

Event Details


Registration is now open for 30th Annual MMOPA’s Convention & Fly-In. Members can expect to learn, experience and enjoy four days of exciting training, seminars and social events all geared to increase our pilots’ safety acumen and knowledge about their aircraft.

On Wednesday, Sept. 23, MMOPA will hold its first-ever survival training course. Led by AirCare FACTS, members will gain essential water training, including raft deployment, water survival and underwater egress. Also, there will be sessions on hypoxia (using table-top hypoxia unit), and fatigue management. The add-on session will cost $495.

Also, on Wednesday, MMOPA will hold its annual charity golf tournament benefiting the MMOPA Safety & Education Foundation.

The educational sessions begin Thursday, Sept. 24 and will include:

  • Master Aviator Awards
  • Keynote by former Shuttle Commander Charlie Precourt
  • M600SLS Autoland Insights (Spouses/Companions: Plan to Attend!)
  • Manny Casiano’s Safety Review
  • Weather planning
  • Upset training & aerodynamics
  • Single-Pilot decision-making
  • Strategies for the Aging Pilot
  • Insurance Panel
  • Newbie & Experienced Owner break-out sessions
  • Autopilot workshop break-outs
  • Maintenance Break-outs by PA46 Type
  • Operational Standards
  • Tax Strategies for 2020
  • CFI Summit

IMPORTANT: If you already registered for the May Convention and plan to attend the September event, you do not need to re-register. However, you do need to contact the Westin immediately to change your reservation. 

If you registered and cannot attend the September event, please alert us of your cancellation ASAP and we will issue a refund. PayPal is waiving all service fees for cancellation transactions this month, so we would like to take care of those right away. 

Again, if you currently have a reservation at the Westin, please contact them to cancel or modify by calling 520-744-6000.




September 23 (Wednesday) - 26 (Saturday)


The Westin La Paloma

3800 E Sunrise Dr Tuscon, Arizona 85718