Ticketed attendees can now sign up for the Gulfstream Tour!

the Coastal Empire Chapter

of the Society of Flight Test Engineers

Come to Savannah!

We invite you to attend the 49th International Symposium of SFTE in beautiful Savannah, GA - The Hostess City of the South. The Symposium will be held at the DeSoto Savannah, in Georgia, October 8 - 12, 2018.

Registration is Live! Reserve your spot at the symposium today

Reserve your Room at the DeSoto for the Symposium

Taking Flight: The Gulfstream G500

What does it take for a successful first flight? Gulfstream takes you behind the scenes as the Flight Test team and hundreds of others prepare for the maiden voyage of the G500. Sit in the pilot seat, visit the integration test facility and watch as engineers perform all necessary checks. On May 18, 2015, the G500 took to the skies for the first time; here's your chance to ride along.

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The Coastal Empire SFTE volunteering at Girls Engineer it Day 2017

Photos below of the Paper Airplane Challenge and flight simulator lessons at the 6th Annual Girls Engineer it Day hosted by the Society of Women Engineers, supported by Matt Clark and Jawanza Bassue of the Coastal Empire Society of Flight Test Engineers.

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