4th International Technical SpecialistsΓÇÖ Meeting On Vertical Lift Aircraft RDT&E

Pax River meetingThe 4th International Technical Specialists’ Meeting On Vertical Lift Aircraft Research, Development, Test & Evaluation (RDT&E) is just 1 week away but there is still time to register -- and early bird rates have been extended

The event is August 27-28, 2014 outside of Naval Air Station Patuxent River in Maryland. 

The purpose of the technical meeting is to share ideas, concepts, information and techniques regarding RDT&E. Presentations concerning all aspects of commercial and military RDT&E are welcomed. This event is organized by the AHS Patuxent River Chapter and the AHS Test & Evaluation Technical Committee.

Registration is only $190 for AHS Members, $270 for Non-Members and free for students! Please register in advance online or with the form below so that we will have enough seats and meals for everyone. All fees include continental breakfast, lunches, refreshment breaks, reception and CD of the releasable presentations. A one year AHS membership is included in the Non-Member fees. 

In addition to the technical papers, the following speakers will present:
  • LTCOL Greg Fortier, USA, Commanding Officer, US Naval Test Pilot School
  • Mr. Matt Zuccaro, President, Helicopter Association International (HAI)
  • Mr. Rhett Flater, Aerospace/Defense Industrial Base, Critical and Fragile: The Defense Industrial Base for Rotorcraft”
  • LtCol John Neville,  Commanding Officer, HX-21, Flight Test Projects Update

You will also have the opportunity to attend the mixer the evening of Wednesday, August 27.

See the Final Program for details!

The meeting will be held at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center, 44219 Airport Road, California, Maryland 20619

Register Online

Paper Registration Form for Vertical Lift Aircraft RDT&E 2014