Flying in the Wire and Obstruction Environment Course

NAAA Ag Aviation Expo
December 7, 2023: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ♦ Palm Springs, CA
Palm Springs Convention Center

New this year: 8-hour course will be held on Thursday, Dec. 7; Registration Opens in August.

Attend the Flying in the Wire and Obstruction Environment Course, acclaimed by professional airplane and helicopter operators world-wide. It gives low-altitude aviators the essential skills needed to safely operate an aircraft in wire and obstruction environments. This course is for both aircraft and helicopter pilots. Learn how to identify signs of wires and why ag aviators hit wires they already knew were there. This course may very well save your life - don’t miss it.

The course will be taught by Utilities / Aviation Specialists Inc. (UAS), a unique group of aviation safety practitioners who provide safety auditing, specialized training, installation of safety management systems, and technical aviation consulting. They provide mission-specific expertise in specialized applications which require skill sets above those found in most routine transport operations. Learn more about Utilities / Aviation Specialists Inc. (UAS) at
The course will take place at the Palm Springs Convention Center on Thursday, Dec. 7, from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

The cost to attend is $150 per person and registration will open in August.