Section: Flight Test and Flight Operations

Chair: Malcolm Imray
Team Leader – Aircraft Support Group
National Research Council

Section topics include atmospheric and space flight testing and operations reflecting the integration of technology elements covered in depth by other CASI technical sections but focussing on the operations aspects of the flight vehicle.  Examples include:

• Operator training to address emerging technology developments in navigation, UAS, emerging novel new aircraft and commercial civil space flight
• Changes in airspace management
• Introduction of UAS operations in myriad applications
• Safety issues in commercial, military and flight test operations
• Operational aspects of ground and in-flight icing
• Canadian challenges such as northern/Arctic and seaplane flight operations

Those interested in the Section are encouraged to contact the Section Chair.


Upcoming Activities

Aircraft Certification Flight Test Course – May 2018