Photo left to right: Dan Lane, Kit Darby, Steve Justice, Mario Evans, Mike Mullaney Our February dinner meeting, “Aiming for Perfection — Improving Aviation Safety in a Changing World,” was held at Cosmopolitan Restaurant on Tuesday February 16th. Local AIAA member Steve Justice, Director of… Read More
Great Big storyteller Leland Melvin is back in another installment of “The Astronaut Life.” When you go to outer space, your body changes. Your spine gets longer, your heart doesn’t work as hard and your vision gets worse. Leland lets us in on his body-morphing… Read More
On Thursday 8 October 2015, The Atlantic magazine hosted another in their Bold Bets series downtown at the Biltmore Imperial Ballroom. The topic was Commercializing the Cosmos, which is possibly the perfect topic for the city with the busiest airport and a university that has… Read More
In June of 2014, Atlanta hosted the AIAA AVIATION 2014 Forum. Here is what you missed. We hope to see you the next time.
“As aerospace professionals, we have devoted our lives to understanding what many people believe is unknowable”.. always “in search of the next impossible thing” to conquer. This short video presents the AIAA Credo and shows what we, as AIAA members, are committed to achieving. We hope… Read More
As part of the NextGEN updates, wake recategorization is now yielding benefits in one of the busiest airports in the world, Atlanta.
Video of Lockheed’s now operational F-35 Lightning II at Luke AFB, Arizona
On Thursday, May 28th 2015, Pat Epps, founder of EPPS Aviation celebrated fifty years in business with a hangar party at the Dekalb-Peachtree airport facility. Invited guests including AIAA Atlanta Section members Steve Justice and Bob Greene were treated to food, drink, lots of airplanes… Read More
On May 14, 1918 to commemorate the start of the first regularly scheduled airmail service, the post Office issued a stamp featuring the Curtis JN-4H biplane known as the Jenny. One sheet of 100 stamps incorrectly printed with the biplane inverted was inadvertently released. These… Read More
Ballot results are in for the 2015 – 2016 election: Section Chair: Edward Hutchings with Lockheed. Ed was the past Vice Chair. Vice Chair: Daniel Cooksey with Georgia Tech. Secretary: Elizabeth Balga from Georgia Tech. Elizabeth was our past secretary and is the current GA… Read More