UPL Safety Seminar 2018




Weight & Balance, Operation at and around Ramstein Airbase


Park Hotel Alvisse
Route d’Echternach
L-1453 Luxembourg

09:30 – 10:00 Registration and Coffee
10:00 – 10:15 Opening Remarks Nico BANNASCH & Pascal KREMER – UPL
10:15 – 10:45 DAC Safety Review J-C PETESCH
DAC Luxembourg
10:45 – 11:45 Various Human Factor Issues Gunnar STEINHARDT


11 :45 – 11:55 Coffee Break
11 :55 – 12:45 Weight & Balance Roland KAPS-BECKER
AOPA Switzerland
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:45 Glider Operation and collision avoidance Ralf HUBO
14:45 – 15:15 Operation at and around Ramstein Airbase Corey PRESTON, Major, USAF
Roger E. DAVIS, MSgt, USAF
15:15 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:15 See and Avoid Roland KAPS-BECKER
AOPA Switzerland
16:15 – 16:30 Closing Remarks Pascal KREMER – UPL
Pascal Kremer Roland Kaps Becker
Pascal Kremer
Roland Kaps-Backer
AOPA Switzerland

Ralf Hubo

Aero-Club Saar

Jean-Claude Petesch
Corey Preston, Major
Roger E. Davis, MSgt,USAF
Gunnar Steinhardt
 Jean-Claude Petesch

The seminar is free of charge for members of the UPL.

Price of the lunch is fixed at 20€.

Coffee break offered by UPL.

Drinks have to be paid separately.

For all non UPL members a participation fee of 50€ will be applied.

The participation fee without lunch for non UPL members is 25€.


Please register latest till 20.01.2018 via email


DAC Safety review 2016

Various Human Factor Issues

Stress Management

Click on image for the video

– Stress exercise

Weight & Balance

Glider Operation and collision avoidance

Operation at and around Ramstein Airbase

Verhaltensregel für Fliegen um Ranstein Airbase

– Ramstein VFR Routes

A4 300dpi (2MB)

A3 300dpi (4MB)

A4 600dpi (12MB)

See and Avoid


NOTE: All information, maps, etc are valid at the moment of the Seminar and cannot be used for flight preparation.

Please consult the official sources, see links, for actual information