Airworthiness, CBM and HUMS Technical Meeting

Downtown Huntsville

The Redstone Chapter of AHS International is sponsoring a Technical Meeting on Airworthiness, Condition Based Maintenance (CBM), and Health and Usage Monitoring Systems (HUMS) on February 20-22, 2018, at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, Alabama.

The Technical Meeting will present applicable technologies that are new to continued airworthiness, current and potential processes, and hardware required for military and civil aircraft airworthiness.

The Call for Papers is now closed. Abstracts are now being reviewed for acceptance. Abstracts were sought on a variety of technical disciplines related to commercial and military aircraft airworthiness, condition based maintenance, health-monitoring technologies, or certification/qualification of vertical flight aircraft.

Abstracts were solicited on a number of topics, including a few listed below - for a full list of topics download the Call for Papers.

  • HUMS/SUMS for Maintenance Credits
  • Low-cost HUMS Solutions
  • Flight Data Analysis (FOQA/FDM)
  • Next Generation HUMS
  • Using HUMS to Influence Future Vertical Lift Design

Meeting at Glance

Technical sessions will include the following:

  • Maintainer/Operator Practical Feedback
  • Structural Health & Usage Monitoring
  • Mechanical Diagnostics
  • CBM + Systems Engineering
  • Machine Learning
  • Return on Investment

Panel Session: The Intersection of Physics and Empirical Methods for HUMS Analysis.

AHS HUMS Technical Committee Mechanical Diagnostics Challenge: Introduction of the Mechancial Diagnostics Challenge Dataset.


The meeting will be held at the University of Alabama in Huntsville at the Conference Training Center. Map of UAH with directions to the campus.

There are many hotels near UAH. Check your favorite travel guide. Follow this link to the closest hotel 

You will need to provide your own transportation from your hotel to the UAH campus. A parking pass will be provided.


If you are interested in being a sponsor, please contact Laura Bequette at