AVALON 2017

CONFERENCES

FLIGHT TEST SOCIETY OF AUSTRALIA (FTSA) SYMPOSIUM

Date: Thursday 2 and Friday 3 March 2017

Time: 1215 - 1715 (2 March) and 0900 - 1430 (3 March)

Registration: Open to all members of FTSA and invited guests. Pre-registration required and a registration fee is applicable.

Location: Airshow Conference Centre

The Society was founded in 1987 to support and celebrate the achievements of the Australian flight test community.

The Society holds an annual symposium that serves as a forum for Australia flight test personnel to discuss recent activities and engage in the promotion of a professional, technically relevant and safe Australian flight test community.

The Society has affiliations with the Society of Experimental Test Pilots (SETP), the Society of Flight Test Engineers (SFTE) and the Royal Aeronautical Society. The membership is broad, including past and present personnel from Australian military flight test organisations, as well as members from Australia's leading universities and aerospace companies.

PROGRAM (as of 1st February 2017)

THURSDAY 2 MARCH
1215 - 1230
Register/Assemble
Mr Patrick Bridge
FTSA
1230 - 1315
B777 Technology Trades
Mr Frank Santori
Boeing
1315 - 1400
Wireless Instrumentation
Mr Warren Canning
AOSG
1400 - 1445
HiAlt Pseudo Satelitte - Zephyr
Mr Steve Whitby
Airbus
1445 - 1500
Afternoon Tea
1500 - 1545
Low Altitude Marine Atmosphere
Mr Geoff Brian
DST Group
1545 - 1630
MRH 90 Night Tactical Formation
MAJ Darren Russell
AATES
1630 - 1715
Norwegian SAR Helicopter
Mr Stephen Camporeale
Nova Systems UK

 

FRIDAY 3 MARCH
0900 - 0915
Assemble
0915 - 1000
Mil Mi2 DVE Flight Test
Mr Marc Condon
Airbus
1000 - 1045
Tiger Hellfire Qualification
COL Andrew Langley
AATES
1045 - 1100
Morning Tea
1100 - 1145
Autonomous Nav - Doppler Radar
Mr Joshua Vicino
Melbourne University
1145 - 1230
GA8/GA10 Spin Characteristics
Mr David Wheatland
Mahindra Aerospace
1230 - 1245
Shorty Award/Wrap Up
Mr Richard Woodward
FTSA
1245 - 1345
Lunch (self cater)
1345 - 1430
AGM
Mr Richard Woodward
FTSA

 

REGISTER HERE >

For further information and FTSA membership inquiries:
Secretary
Flight Test Society of Australia (FTSA)
Email: secretary@ftsa.org.au