McGill Student Chapter – Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing Revolution over the past 10 years with Kenneth Swartz

The McGill student chapter of the Vertical Flight Society hosted a presentation by Kenneth Swartz, president of Aeromedia Communications, on November 14th, 2019 at McGill University. An audience of approximately 85 industry professionals and students were on hand to hear about the evolution of electric Vertical Take Off and Landing over the past 10 years. […]

VFS Conference: Beta Technologies eVTOL Aircraft Ava – Tuesday, November 26th 2019

REGISTER HERE Join us to hear Tom O’Leary, Chief Operating Officer at Beta Technologies, presenting Ava XC, an electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft for urban air taxi and to transport human organs, already flying since mid-2018 and completed more than 180 test flights. This South Burlington based company is already working on Ava’s […]

November 14th at 6pm at McGill University – Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing Revolution over the past 10 years with Kenneth Swartz – organized by our McGill student chapter.

Dear Vertical Flight Society members, On November 14th at 6pm at McGill University, come hear about the Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing Revolution over the past 10 years… organized by our McGill student chapter. We have one of the most knowledgeable people in the eVTOL space to depict a portrait of what is going […]

Speaker Presentation and L’École Nationale d’Aérotechnique Hanger Tour – June 20th 2019

On Thursday June 20th at 5:30pm the Montreal-Ottawa chapter of the Vertical Flight Society invites you to listen to two speakers, followed by a tour of Ecole Nationale D’Aerotechique’s 11 helicopters, 26 aircraft, test cells and repair facility. When: Thursday June 20th, 2019 17:30-18:00 networking, 18:00-19:15 presentation, 19:15-20:30 ENA hanger tour. Where: Ecole Nationale D’Aerotechique(ENA) […]

Bell V-280 Valor Program Overview by Ryan Ehinger & Paul Wilson, March 27th 2019 – Bell Mirabel

REGISTER HERE Paul Wilson is the Chief Engineer for the Bell V-280 Program. He leads the engineering team responsible for execution of all development efforts on the V-280 Joint Multi-Role Tech Demonstration and Future Vertical Lift Programs. Prior to his current role, Paul led the V-280 Vehicle Systems IPT since 2014 in the development and […]

VFS McGill Student Chapter – First Speaker Event – Craig Huisson, Pratt & Whitney Canada

VFS McGill Student Chapter had the pleasure of hosting Craig Huisson for their first speaker event on November 22. Craig Huisson is the director of Helicopter Programs at Pratt & Whitney Canada. With his over 30 years of experience, he delivered a fascinating presentation on the evolution of helicopters. He dug into the use of […]