Date(s): Sunday, March 21 |  8:00 am – 12:00 pm


Professional Education Course (PEC)
Career Development, Maintenance, Operations
Instructor: Sarah MacLeod, Obadal, Filler, MacLeod & Klein

Price by Jan. 29: $315 Member | $460 Nonmember
Price after Jan. 29: $435 Member | $645 Nonmember

This course summarizes the framework for international safety regulation, including how the  International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) allocates regulatory responsibilities among contracting states (countries) and the importance of bilateral aviation safety agreements. These agreements dictate what US companies must do to operate business aircraft or conduct operations in a foreign country for compensation or hire.

Learning Objectives: By the conclusion of the course, participants will understand:

  • The ICAO’s role and functions
  • The international regulatory system
  • Airworthiness agreements
  • Maintenance agreements such as maintenance implementation procedures (MIP) and maintenance annex guidance (MAG) and their scope and benefits

Instructor Bio

Sarah MacLeod is managing member of Obadal, Filler, MacLeod & Klein, P.L.C., and a founder and executive director of the Aeronautical Repair Station Association. She has advocated for individuals and companies regarding international aviation safety law, policy, and compliance issues for 30 years. She obtained her law degree from Catholic University of America.

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