The 6th Annual ITPS Flight Test Seminar and Graduation event took place December 14-15, 2017 in London ON, Canada. This time the seminar was a joint event with the SETP Canadian Section and the SFTE Canadian Chapter gathering flight testers from around Canada, US and overseas. A total of 19 technical papers were presented spanning, civil, military, fixed wing, rotary, transport, combat and UAS flight tests.
The seminar was capped by the Graduation event and Gala dinner, where the graduating test classes of test pilots and flight test engineers received their certificates and were warmly welcomed to the profession by their peers. Keynote speaker of the evening was spaceship Test Pilot Brian Binnie SETP(AF) who talked on his experience and lessons learnt from the Spaceship One and Rotary Rocket projects.
The 7th Annual ITPS Flight Test Seminar will take place December 13-14, 2018 in London ON, Canada.