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"Fly Safe, Fly Smart, Fly Informed"


Join us for the Mid-South Wings and Weather Conference!  This event is an excellent opportunity to bring experts together from the weather and aviation communities.

This event will be held in the new FedEx Air Operations Training Center adjacent to the Global Operations Center in Memphis, Tennessee July 7-8, 2017.  

Cost

This event is FREE and is held in collaboration with FedEx, the National Weather Service, and the Federal Aviation Administration.

Lodging

Several hotels are located nearby, but there will not be any rooms blocked for this event.

Registration

Click here to register for this event (If unable to use the link for registration, send email to Stephen Kearney). Registration deadline is July 1, 2017.
To attend the conference, you must register to ensure access to the facilities.

  Pilots: To earn WINGs credit, a signup sheet will be available at the conference. However, please register at the above link.

Local Facility Tours

Tours will be available on Saturday afternoon of the FedEx Global Operations Control Center, FAA Memphis Air Route Traffic Control Center, and National Weather Service - Memphis Forecast Office.  Please indicate only one facility you would like to tour on the registration page. Important: For security purposes, signups for the Memphis ARTCC tours will only be accepted until June 27.

Abstracts

Abstract deadline has past. Space will be available to display posters, if desired. For more information, please contact Tom Salem.

 

Agenda and Topics

The conference agenda has been posted! (Click here to view the current agenda.)

Topics presented are intended to be for NWS and private sector forecasters, pilots, ATC, airline, and Flight Service. Topics will focus on aviation weather decision support, forecasting tools & techniques, updated policies, and new research.

Sponsored by FedEx, NWS, FAA

 

 

 

 

 

 


Conference Location:
 

FedEx Experience Center FedEx Auditorium