UPDATE -- Handling Qualities Proceedings Now Available
The AHS International Rotorcraft Handling Qualities Specialists' Meeting was held at the University of Alabama in Huntsville on February 19-20, 2014. It was a great success with nearly 100 attendees, including about one-third government participants. This was an excellent interchange on the limtations of the current Aeronautical Design Standard 33 (ADS-33), as well as the latest information on new thoughts and approaches for future generations of rotorcraft.
You can now order the conference CD-ROM, or the 7 individual technical papers. CD-ROMs are available for $50 for AHS members and $145 for non-members. Individual papers are $15 each for members and $30 for non-members. Check it out!
The AHS Redstone Chapter is sponsoring the Rotorcraft Handling Qualities Specialists' Meeting at the University of Alabama in Huntsville on February 19-20, 2014.
Present applicable rotorcraft handling qualities technologies must be expanded to include autorotation, shipboard and special missions, and rotorcraft that transition into high speed forward flight. This meeting will cover current and potential assessment processes and standards required for military and civil rotorcraft handling qualities qualification/certification.
The General Chair for this event is Mr. Les Wiggins, US Army AMRDEC; the Technical Chair is Dr. Marvin Moulton, US Army AMRDEC; and the Programs Chair is Ms. Laura Bequette, MCRI.
New! Rotorcraft Handling Qualities 2014 Final Program is now available.
Rotorcraft Handling Call for Papers (abstract deadline was July 19, 2013)