56th Symposium Paper Abstracts

 

56th Symposium & Banquet Information

The Grand Californian Hotel
Anaheim, CA

26-29 September 2012

Session 1 - Thursday 27 September 2012

SEEING GREEN: AH-64D THERMAL NIGHT VISION SENSOR RESOLUTION FLIGHT TESTING  - CW4 PAUL STEELE, USA (M)

SOFIA FLYING THE TELESCOPE - TROY ASHER (M), NASA DFRC, STEPHEN CUMMING, NASA DFRC

WHEN OLD SCHOOL IS COOL: STRIVING FOR ACCURATE AND EFFICIENT SAFE SEPARATION TESTING IN THE F/A-18 -  LCDR JOSHUA FILBEY, USN (M)

INTEGRATED TESTING EFFICIENCIES: REAL OR IMAGINARY? A CASE STUDY FROM THE F/A-18 COMMUNITY 
CAPT BRETT PIERSON, USN (M), CDR A.J. MCFARLAND, USN (M)

USING MANNED SURROGATES IN THE TESTING OF UNMANNED AIR VEHICLES -  ROY MARTIN (F), NORTHROP GRUMMAN

Session II - Thursday 27 September 2012

HOW TO DESTROY A PERFECTLY GOOD FIGHTER - STEVE RAINEY (AF), BOEING

F-35B INITIAL SHIP TRIALS - MAJ RICHARD RUSNOK, USMC (M), PETER WILSON, BAE SYSTEMS

EFFECTIVE TEST AND CALIBRATION OF A TRAILING CONE SYSTEM ON THE ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH AIRCRAFT HALO
DR. ANDREAS GIEZ, GERMAN AEROSPACE CENTER, DR. MARTIN ZÖGER, GERMAN AEROSPACE CENTER

DEVELOPMENT OF A FLIGHT DEMONSTRATION FOR CIVIL CERTIFICATION ICING FLIGHT TESTING
GREG LEWIS (F), NATIONAL TEST PILOT SCHOOL

FLIGHT TESTING AESA RADARS: LESSONS FROM THE F-15C AND F-15E - MAJ TIM SPAULDING, USAF (AM), CAPT JAMES PATE, USAF

SAFETY, EFFICACY, AND EFFICIENCY: DESIGN OF EXPERIMENTS IN FLIGHT TEST - LT COL AARON TUCKER, USAF (M)

Session III - Friday 28 September 2012

CV-22 ENGINE INLET & SCROLL TIME ON WING IMPROVEMENT TEST - LT COL DON GROVE, USAF, MAJ GARRETT KNOWLAN, USAF

P-8A POSEIDON ENVELOPE EXPANSION TESTING - LCDR SHANNON HOOVER, USN (M), LT MATT SWARTZWELDER, USN (M)

ENVELOPE EXPANSION DIVES: REFINING BUILD-UP TECHNIQUES - AARON TOBIAS (M), CESSNA, MAURICE GIRARD (AF), CESSNA

LESSONS LEARNED IN COMBINED DEVELOPMENTAL AND OPERATIONAL TEST: TEN YEARS OF F-15 TESTING BY THE OFP CTF
LT COL DAVID WRIGHT, USAF (M), LT COL RICH SUMNER, USAF

GOOD LIGHT-OFF - AIRSTART TESTING IN THE F-35B - LT COL MATT KELLY, USMC (AF)

EUSTRESS AND DISTRESS IN PILOTS - LOUISE CULLINAN, ALPA

Session IV - Friday 28 September 2012

CLOSING THE DEGRADED VISIBILITY ENVIRONMENT OPERATIONS GAP WHILE SOLVING THE CFIT, BROWNOUT/WHITEOUT, AND WIRE STRIKE ACCIDENT CHAIN - TODD DELLERT, DAC, JACK CROSS, SIERRA NEVADA CORP. PAT GARMAN (AF), SIERRA NEVADA CORP.

INNOVATION IS AS INNOVATION DOES -  LELAND SHANLE (M), BROKEN WING LLC, DAVID KENNEDY (M), BROKEN WING LLC,
WILLIAM WARLICK (M), BROKEN WING LLC

REIMAGINING VALUE -  LT COL SCOTT HERITSCH, USAF (M), TOM HILL (M)

RISK MITIGATION IN LARGE COMMERCIAL HELICOPTERS. THE CASE FOR LIMITED EXPOSURE TO ENGINE FAILURE - RON DOEPPNER (AF), SIKORSKY

LESSONS LEARNED FROM FLIGHT TEST PILOTS - DR. DIETER REISINGER (M), AUSTRIAN AIRLINES

Session V - Saturday 29 September 2012
(This session is open to spouses and guests)

Birds, Dinosaurs, and Aircraft: How the Past Informs Us About the Future - Dr Ken Dial Ph. D., University of Montana Flight Laboratory