Training and Simulation Group Update
Robert Burke, Manager, Air Carrier Training Systems and Voluntary Safety Programs Branch (AFS-280)
Mr. Burke is the manager of the Air Carrier Training Systems and Voluntary Safety Programs Branch (AFS-280) at FAA Headquarters.
Mr. Burke was the FAA’s Designated Federal Official for the 208 Aviation Rulemaking Committee which led to the formation of the ICAO/FAA/EASA LOCART initiative. Mr. Burke is currently the FAA Co-Chair for the Air Carrier Training Aviation Rulemaking Committee (ACT ARC).
Mr. Burke came to the FAA in 2006 after 14 years of air carrier experience which included both domestic and international operations. Mr. Burke held part 121 air carrier positions in management, training and a line pilot, serving as a Captain, Check Airman and Chief Pilot.
FAA Regulatory Review
Always a popular start to the beginning of the program, Rob Burke will offer his comments and perspectives on key rule making affecting the industry. In addition, a report on the various programs of the Voluntary Safety Programs Branch will be made. A follow-up Q&A session will follow.