Oversight of Public Aircraft Operations:
Ensuring Safety for Critical Missions

Agenda

Start

End

Wednesday, November 30

Start

End

Thursday, December 1

0900

0915

Welcome and Opening Remarks
Deborah A.P Hersman, Chairman
Mark R. Rosekind, PhD, Member

0900

1030

Oversight of Contracted Aircraft
Arthur Hinaman, U.S. Forest Service
Keith Raley, U.S. Department of Interior
Harlan Johnson, U.S. Department of Interior
William Payne, California Dept. of Forestry and Fire Prevention

0915

1045

Defining Public Aircraft
Karen Petronis, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)
Joel Voisine, U.S. Department of Energy, National Nuclear
Security Administration
William Payne, California Dept. of Forestry and Fire Prevention
Kevin Spradling, U.S. Transportation Command

1030

1100

Break

1045

1115

Break

1100

1230

Contractors' Perspective on Public Aircraft Oversight
Mark Gibson, Timberland Logging
Dan Snyder, Neptune Aviation
Brian Beattie, Croman Corporation
Richard Fischer, National Security Technologies

1115

1230

Defining Oversight
Jennifer Adair, FAA
Don Spruston, International Business Aviation Council

1230

1330

Lunch

1230

1330

Lunch

1330

1500

Role of Organizations
Robert Galloway, U.S. General Services Administration
Jim Di Giovanna, Airborne Law Enforcement Accreditation
Commission
Matt Zuccaro, Helicopter Association International
Kurt Frisz, Airborne Law Enforcement Association

1330

1500

Role of FAA in Public Aircraft Oversight
John Allen, FAA
Carl Johnson, FAA
Karen Petronis, FAA

1500

1515

Closing Remarks
Deborah A.P Hersman, Chairman

1500

1530

Break

 

 

 

1530

1700

Oversight of Government-Owned Aircraft
Kurt Larson, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
James Waltmon, Houston Police Department
Tom Short, Los Angeles County Fire Department & International
Association of Fire Chiefs
Jamal Abbed, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Tim Ochsner, Texas Department of Public Safety