An educated aviation community is a great aviation community. Learn about new happenings or simply sharpen your skills. Current webinar offerings are listed below. Follow the links to register for the free webinars!  Virtual seating is limited so register early! 


Upcoming Webinars

Subject: Ohio's Capital Budget Process
September 3, 2019, at 2 pm.

OAA has helped Ohio airports in this past Operating Budget. Join us on this webinar to find out more about the next budget process: the Capital Budget.  Now is the time to learn how the process works, what information will help your project stand-out, and more. Register HERE now!.


Subject: Consultant Selection Process
September 24, 2019, at 2 pm.

 Is it time for your airport to re-select a planning and engineering firm?  Do you know what the FAA is expecting in this process? Find out more as the presenter, Mr. Alex Erskine, Project Manager at the DET ADO, walks you through the process and what to expect. 

Check back for details to register to begin in early September. 


Past Webinars

Subject: Pavement Maintenance: How and Why Should I?
May 2019

Pavement Management and Maintenance is an on-going requirement of your Federal obligations.  Presentation topics will include a quick primer on pavement management systems and a discussion of common pavement distresses and maintenance procedures to keep your pavements in top shape between big projects.

Presenter: Sean Smith, PE, Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.

To view this recorded presentation on youtube, click here.

Subject: Operations Counts, Fleet Mix, and Forecasts at Non-Towered Airports
February 2019

This webinar discussed various FAA acceptable methodologies for counting operations, development of a fleet mix, and forecasts at Non-Towered Airports.

Presenter: Robert LaFayette, CHA Companies
Robert is a Section Manager and Senior Aviation Planner within CHA’s aviation group. His responsibilities include preparing and managing technical studies and analyses related to airport facilities with an emphasis on demand forecasting and terminal area planning. Robert has a B.S. in Aviation Management from Purdue University and is a licensed pilot.

The recording of this webinar is available to members only. Please click here to be directed to our member center.

Subject: The Digital Airport Brand - Your Website and Social Media
November 2018

This webinar discussed: What is important? Where should you start? What tools should you use? Answer these questions and more during this webinar specific to airports.

Presented by Ms. Chris Smith, Marketing Coordinator, Crawford, Murphy & Tilly, Inc.

Ms. Smith a practiced marketer with over 20 years’ experience in website design, social media, project management, and brand design. As a marketing researcher, she has a profound understanding of data collection and analysis. Her marketing strategies, including long-term campaigns as well as seasonal promotions, consistently exceed goals and return measured results.

The recording of this webinar is available to members only. Please click here to be directed to our member center.


Subject: Airport Insurance
October 2018

Sponsored by: 

This webinar discussed the following items:

  • Overview of specific Aviation - General Liability Coverages and Limits.
  • Coverages specific to Owners and/or Operators of Airports and Heliports.
  • Coverages specific to Tenants, Service Providers, and Contractors at airports.
  • Suggested Coverages and Limits to be carried by FBO’s, tenants, lessees etc.. at airports.
  • Claims/Incidents/Loss related trends associated with Airport Operations
Presented by Mr. Jerry Ruth, Sr. VP of Aviation - Commercial Insurance for Chubb
Mr. Jerry Ruth is a Sr. VP and the Aviation Practice Leader with Chubb for all Aviation risk in North America.  Jerry joined Chubb/ACE Limited in December 1998 as an Assistant VP of Aviation Underwriting and has over 28 years of experience in the aviation and aerospace underwriting field. 

The recording of this webinar is available to members only. Please click here to be directed to our member center.

Subject: Raising Awareness about Impacts of General Aviation
September 2018

Presented by the Alliance for Aviation Across America

September's webinar was presented by the Alliance for Aviation Across America (AAAA). They are a nonpartisan, nonprofit, national grassroots coalition of over 6,300 aviation and non-aviation stakeholders. AAAA represents individuals, businesses, FBOs, small airports, elected officials, agricultural and charitable organizations, and leading industry and aviation groups. Formed in 2007, they are dedicated to spreading awareness and educating the public about the value of general aviation, particularly for rural communities.

To view this recorded presentation on youtube, click here

To view a pdf of the presentation used, click here.


Subject: Grant Assurances

August 2018

Presented by the FAA

August's webinar was presented by the Federal Aviation Administration. While this webinar didn't allow enough time to discuss all grant assurances faced by airport grant recipients, it covered key assurances and those that Compliance receives questions about frequently. Whether you are new to airports or simply need a refresher, this was a webinar for you!  

Click here to view this recording. 
* We apologize that the first few slides were not captured due to a technical glitch!

Click here to view a PDF of the presentation.

Subject: ODOT Aviation - Overview of FAA's OE/AAA System
May 2018

Presented by ODOT Office of Aviation

May's webinar provided an overview of the FAA’s Obstruction Evaluation / Airport Airspace Analysis (OE/AAA) system, including how to create a user account, sign up to receive notifications as well as how to view and comment on circularized cases.

To view this recorded presentation on youtube, click here

To view a pdf of the presentation used, click here.