HELMOT/JMR hotel deadline extended to Monday Oct 15

The last day to get the special reduced hotel rates for the Helicopter Military Operations Technology (HELMOT) has been extended to Monday October 15 at midnight. Please call the hotel at 757-220-2250 and mention HELMOT XV and the group code – HEL – to get the discounted block rate.

HELMOT takes place 30 October through 1 November 2012 at the Crowne Plaza Williamsburg at Ft. Magruder, Williamsburg, Virginia. Visit the AHS Hampton Roads Chapter's website for more information, including the impressive line-up of government speakers. Clearance submittal information can be obtained by emailing Ms. Wanda Coté, 757-878-2349, E-mail: wanda.j.cote.civ@mail.mil

Immediately following HELMOT, the U.S. Army is hosting a Joint Multi-Role (JMR) Technology Demonstrator (TD) Industry Day. The deadline to register for it is October 17. The meeting will be held on Thursday November 1, from 1 pm to 5 pm. You must RSVP to attend. The FedBizOpps website attachment is no longer working. It is reproduced here:

JMR TD Pre-Solicitation Conference with Industry

The Government project team for Joint Multi-Role (JMR) Technology Demonstration (TD) intends to conduct a pre-solicitation conference prior to release of the Phase 1 BAA. The purpose of the meeting is to provide Industry with advanced planning information by sharing the latest updates to the BAA and related activities.


  • JMR TD Program Manager introduction and overview
  • Phase 1 BAA update and related information
  • Model Performance Specification update
  • Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program planning by PEO Aviation
  • MS ETA and Phase 2 update

Location: Crowne Plaza – Williamsburg at Fort Magruder, Williamsburg, Virginia

Time / Date: 1:00 – 5:00 PM / 1 November 2012

RSVP by 17 October, 2012