Oklahoma UAV Airshow

First Annual

UAV Invitational Airshow and Speedfest

Saturday April 30, 2011 (Rain Date, Saturday May 14, 2011)  Open to the public

Hosted By:  Oklahoma State University, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
                       University Multispectral Laboratories
                       NASA Oklahoma Space Grant Consortium
                       Stillwater RC Fliers


Flight Events:
  • Pylon race and top-speed contest between OSU Aerospace Design teams
    • OSU Aerospace Design Teams will design, build, and compete with composite aircraft optimized for both speed in a closed pylon course, and top straight-line speed.
    • Airplanes are expected to achieve top speeds in excess of 150 mph
  • 40% Electric Extra flight demonstration.  Pilot:  Dan Bierly
  • Helicopter Aerobatic flight demonstration.  Pilot:  Ryan Witchey
  • Giant Scale Warbird flight demonstration.  Pilot: Jim Ellis
  • Turbine aircraft flight demonstration  Pilot: Dave Kester
  • Turbine aircraft flight demonstration  Pilot: Don Perry
  • Fly-By-Video Flight demonstration  Pilot Paul Reinman
  • BASSETT OSU Research UAV flight
  • Long-Endurance UAV Pterosoar demonstration flight
  • Autopilot auto-land demonstration
  • Open flight times for invitational pilots

Static Displays:
  • UML Military Tigershark UAV
  • Dragonfly record breaking electric UAV
  • OSU Research UAVs

  • Under development.  Expect changes.  Tentatively: gates open at 9AM, Flight Demonstrations, and competition run from 10-2.  Competition and open invitational flying continue until 5pm.  Gates close at 6pm.
Source:  http://aerodesign.okstate.edu/events/Speedfest1/UAFSspeedfest1.html
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