Welcome to SFTE
The Society of Flight Test Engineers is a fraternity of engineers, whose principal professional interest is the flight testing of aerospace vehicles. The objective of the Society is the advancement of flight test engineering throughout the aerospace industry by providing technical and fraternal communication among individuals, both domestic and international, in the allied engineering fields of test operations, analysis, instrumentation and data systems.
Symposium and Mountain Retreat
AV SFTE Presents:
Flight Test Symposium and Mountain Retreat
8-10 August 2014, Tehachapi Mountain Park
Online Registration is Now Open
Save $20 by ordering tickets in advance
With training and travel budgets being slashed, this symposium and retreat will provide an excellent opportunity to network with other engineers from the Antelope Valley, exchange technical information on test methods, and share lessons-learned that will improve our flight test safety planning.
The retreat begins Friday evening with a social event including drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and s’mores around a campfire. The technical symposium is on Saturday. A Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. On Saturday evening, there will be another social event with a cook-out and drinks. Attendees are free to stay the entire weekend or just show up on the day of the symposium. Everything is included!
45th Annual International Symposium
19-21 August 2014
One Century, One Decade, One Year of Flight Testing
Hosted by the Wright Chapter at the historic Engineers Club in Dayton, Ohio
Syposium information and schedule can be found on the Wright Chapter Website
Online Registration is now available: SFTE 45th Annual International Symposium Registration
Flight Test Sweden - Symposium
Flight Test Sweden
46th SETP Symposium and 25th SFTE Symposium
15th - 18th June 2014
Symposium hosted by SETP European Section and SFTE European Chapter
SETP AND SFTE EUROPEAN SYMPOSIUM 2014
Swedens flight test societies together with major flight test industries, operators and test ranges will host a symposium in Luleå, Sweden from 15th to 18th of Juni 2014.
All interested in the field of flight testing are most welcome to join the symposium.
This website will provide all necessary information about the symposium, events, location and technical tours.
Please read the general information to get more details and links about Luleå and the surrounding locations.
SFTE 2013 Award Winners
Kelly Johnson – Reagan K. Woolf – Edwards AFB, CA
JSM Award – X-51A Scramjet Engine Demonstration ITT – AFFTC, NASA, NAS Pt. Mugu, The Boeing Company, Aerojet Rocketdyne
Directors Award – Douglas A. Bell – The Boeing Company
Fellow Award – David L. Vanhoy – Edwards AFB, CA