The Society of Flight Test Engineers 
                                                   

 


 

Wednesday, 30 October 2013



0700 CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST


TECHNICAL SESSION III


SESSSION CHAIR
Terry Demby, SFTE
Lockheed Martin, Palmdale Flight Test Manager
 


 

  
0800 >
F-35B STOVL for USMC 

           Art Tomassetti (M)
           USMC Col. (Ret.)/ Lockheed Martin Aeronautics


 

                        
0830 > The Mir-Progress 233 Near-Miss, and 234 Collision - a Case Study in Human Factors and Why Most Off-Nominal Space Activities have Flight Test Components
 
           Lt. Col. Dwight Holland
           
MD, PhD, USAFR


 

                          
0900 >
ASAT Anti-Satellite Flight Test Program  SORRY, WEATHER CANCEL!!
           Doug Pearson (F)
           USAF Maj. Gen./Lockheed (Retired
)

 
0930
> Development Flight Test on a Small Civil Aircraft, Naraon KC-100
            Kim Chanjo
            Korea Aerospace Industries, Ltd.

 


 



1000 COFFEE BREAK sponsored by Vision Research


 
1030
> AgustaWestland AW609 TiltRotor
            Dan Wells (M), Pietro Venanzi (M)
           
AgustaWestland


 

 
1100
 > Research at the USAF Test Pilot School – Update on Test Management Projects         
              David L. Vanhoy
             Technical Director, USAF TPS, Senior Member SFTE

 
1130 
> STEM, Education Reform, SFTE, and You
            Dan Hrehov
            Boeing


 



1200 LUNCH On Your Own


TECHNICAL SESSION IV


SESSSION CHAIR
Mark Mondt, SFTE International VP
Bombardier Flight Test

             
1300 >
Low Cost Flight Test Instrumentation for Educational Purposes          
            
Jesús Javier Fernández Orío
           
 INTA Flight Test Department Spain


 

                                   
1330
>An Innovative Low Maintenance Data Acquisition Solution for Load Factor Capture  
           Diarmuid Corry
           Curtiss-Wright Controls Avionics & Electronics


 

 
1400
>Development, Certification, and Flight Testing of an Optionally Piloted Aircraft for Unmanned Aircraft System Flight Test Technique Development and Training at the National Test Pilot School    
           
Ryan T. Olson
          
National Test Pilot School & Stellenbosch University


 

    
1430 > AA241X: Stanford's UAV Design Course
            Roberto Bunge
            Stanford University


 



1500 COFFEE BREAK sponsored by PCB Aerospace & Defense


 
1530 >
Flight Testing the UTA Blimp
            Onur Daskiran 
 
           University of Texas at Arlington


 

 
1600 > Testing Advanced Guidance, Navigation and Control Methods with Indoor/Outdoor Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
                   Dr. Eric Johnson   
                   Georgia Tech University 


 

  
1630 >
Research Challenges in UAV Networks and Communications
            Dr. Kamesh Namuduri, Dr. Yan Wan
            University of North Texas


 

  
1700 > V-22 Osprey Climatic Testing
           Kenneth P. Katz
           Katz AeroSystems



1900 - STOCKYARDS LIMO
From the Worthington Hotel, hop in our special Symposium Limousine down to the legendary Fort Worth Stockyards for Tex Mex at Joe T. Garcia’s or a drink at the White Elephant SaloonOur Symposium Limo will run continuously from 712 pm.