The Society of Flight Test Engineers 
                                                   

 


 

Thursday, 31 October 2013



0700 CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST


TECHNICAL SESSION V


SESSSION CHAIR
Gregg Shimp (AF)
Bell Helicopter, Director of Test and Operations


 

  
0800
> Next-Next Generation Auto-GCAS Testing: An Application of 30 Years of Lessons Learned
            Kevin Prosser (AF), SETP International President
            Calspan


 

  
0830
> Fail Early, Fail Often, Fail Safe
            Brian Maisler 
            Scaled Composites


 

 
0900
> Identification of High Angle of Attack Aerodynamic Model using Flight Data from Spin Tests    
           Joaquim Neto Dias
           Brazilian Air Force Test Pilot School


 

 
0930
> Design of Experiments Used to Investigate an F/A-18 Strafing Anomaly 
            Lt. Col. (Dr.) Tim Jorris
            Hypersonic CTF, Edwards, CA


 



1000 COFFEE BREAK 


  
1030
> Transformer TX
            Ted Meseck
            Transformer Chief Engineer
           
 Lockheed Martin Aeronautics


 

   
1100
> A Fresh Look at Weapons Testing - Bringing Commercial Aircraft Practices to Weapons Separation Testing
           Geoffrey Warr, Andrew Hoyt, Tyler Wilson
              The Boeing Company


 

 
1130
> UAV Test Pilots and SETP      
            Rogers Smith (F), T. P. Smith (M)
            Unmanned Systems Inc.


 



1200 LUNCH - On Your Own


TECHNICAL SESSION VI


SESSSION CHAIR
Kari Seppanen, SFTE International Board of Directors
The Boeing Company


 
 
1300 >
F-20 Tigershark 
            Paul Metz (F)
            Lockheed/Northrop (Retired)

 


 

 
1330 >
Atmospheric Flight Test of Unmanned Space Vehicles on a Modern Range       
           Lt. Col. Tim Jorris
           Hypersonic CTF, Edwards AFB, CA


 

 
1400
> The Evolution of IADS® Analysis – The Path to Credibility and Acceptance  
            John C. Bretz
            SYMVIONICS, Inc.


 


1430 >
El Arenosillo Test Range: Moving Flight Testing from Manned Vehicles to UAVs at the Development Excellence Center
           
Antonio Javier Mesa Fortun
            INTA Flight Test Department, Spain
    


 



1500 COFFEE BREAK 


 
1530 >
Unmanned Aircraft and the Applicability of Military Flying Qualities Standards 
           J. Conor Bingaman
           
Georgia Institute of Technology and Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company


 

 
1600
> Small Unmanned Air System (SUAS) Design Education Flight Testing Lessons Learned        
            Armand J. Chaput
            University of Texas Austin, Dept. of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


 

 
1630
> A Brief History of Military Avionics           
            Margaret "Peggy" Swassing
            775 TS/ENVS, 412 TW, Edwards CA


 

 
1700>
 Strengths & Weaknesses of Subjective Workload Estimation Scales for Research, Test and Development with Suggestions for Linearization & Improvements           
           Lt. Col. Dwight Holland, MD, PhD
           MD, PhD, USAFR


 



1800 - AWARDS BANQUET and Halloween Masquerade!
        Worthington Hotel