March 2015 Chapter Meeting

American Helicopter Society
South Florida Chapter

invites you to fly-in or drive to

North palm Beach County Airport for

"Impossible to Resist: The Development of Rotorcraft Fly by Wire Technology"

Presented by Rus Stiles

Thursday, March 12, 2015

The past half century has seen the progression of rotorcraft flight controls from early mechanical systems to modern redundant hydraulic systems with full-authority digital flight control computers. This presentation describes the evolution of successful fly-by-wire systems, from requirements to implementation.

Event Starts at 6:00pm - refreshments provided!

Cost: $5 for non-members - free for AHS Members

Attend for a chance to win a flight in Alex Anduze's S-52 or a dinner for two!!

Location: North Hangar Area
Drive: 11770 Aviation Blvd, West Palm Beach FL 33412. After turning off the beeline hwy, drive 1.5miles on Aviation Blvd, then turn right at the first hangar signs. Park and wait at the gate.
Fly-In: North Palm Beach County Airport F45 - Miami Sectional (123.075)

Please RSVP to if you plan to attend or submit your information in the form below. Contact Kevin Phelps at 772-834-9454 if you're interested in flying in.

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