“What Kind of Pilot Runs Out of Gas”
Mike Adams, AVEMCO
Fuel mismanagement is one of the leading causes of pilot-related aviation accidents. Mike will share his own story and will depict how easily the scenario of an empty fuel tank can ruin an otherwise beautiful flight.
Mike Adams has over 30 years’ experience in aviation insurance, starting as an agent at an aviation insurance agency in Hillsboro, Oregon. He joined the Avemco® group in 1986 as a Regional Sales Manager and then became Vice President of Underwriting for Avemco Insurance Company in 1998. Mike holds a property/casualty insurance license in all 50 states. He has combined his passion for aviation and his experience as a pilot since 1983 with his knowledge of aviation insurance to become the leading voice of Avemco’s long history of aviation safety awareness. Mike regularly presents safety-based forums and seminars at aviation events around the country, including EAA’s AirVenture and Sun n’ Fun and can frequently be found at regional aviation gatherings helping pilots increase their awareness of safety and accident prevention.