• JATO Aviation (map)
  • 620 Airport Drive, Suite 1
  • San Carlos, CA 94070

Presenter

Darrell Yelton (Bio)
Regional Field Service Manager at Cirrus Design Corporation

Cost
FREE

This workshop will earn you a FAA WINGS Proficiency credit

Call the JATO office to sign up for JATO reserved limited seating.


(650) 654-5286

Have you ever wanted to know more about the care and safe operation of the Continental IO-550 Engine? We have answers for you in our Engine Management Workshop.

Schedule:

9:30 -12:30 
Engine Design and Management for Pilots:  This presentation will take place in the classroom and will cover Engine Design and Management. At the end of this segment, attendees will be assigned to one of two groups.

12:30 – 1:00           
Lunch

1:00 – 2:00             
Group #1: Workshop on the ramp. We will have a Cirrus SR22T un-cowled on the ramp. Darrell Yelton will go through the design and components of the Continental IO-550 Engine.

2:00 – 3:00
Group #1: Workshop on the ramp. We will have a Cirrus SR22T un-cowled on the ramp. Darrell Yelton will go through the design and components of the Continental IO-550 Engine.

3:00 – 4:00
Question and Answer Session: This segment will take place in the classroom

About Darrell Yelton

  • Cirrus Regional Service Manager Western Region 2007 to Present
  • Home office is Pleasant Hill, MO. Coverage area: MO, AR, MN, CO, WY, AZ, NV,UT, MT, CA, OR, WA, AK, HI. Also western Canada SK, AB, and BC
  • Responsibility is to oversee 46 Authorized Service Centers.
  • Private Pilot since 1975 with instrument rating Commercial Pilot
  • Airframe and Power Plant Mechanic since 1981
  • Graduated in 1978 from Central Missouri State University B.S. in Power Technology
  • Graduated  in 2005 from Central Missouri State University M.S. in Aviation Safety
  • Owner/President of Power Technologies
  • Specialized in repair and overhaul Antique and out of production Aircraft engines.
  • Application Engineer and Field Service Manager for the concrete cutting industry from 1985 to 2007
  • Patent Holder