Activities

Arizona Chapter of AHS sponsors a wide variety of events
during the year.

For event Information please contact president@ahsaz.org

January 18th – 2018 Dinner Meeting

AHS AZ will host Boeing Program Manager Greg Peterson for an update on the Joint Multi-Role (JMR) Program. Event starts at 5:00pm and will be held at Red Mountain Ranch Country Club in Mesa, AZ.  Please find details here and purchase tickets below.


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February 22, 2018 – Gilbert Public School District Science Fair

AHS is excited to help judge the Gilbert Public School District Science Fair for 5th and 6th grade students.  If you’re interested in helping as a judge, please RSVP to STEM@ahsaz.org
Date: Thursday, February 22, 2018
Time: 4 – 6:30pm (“training” held from 4-4:30pm)
Location: Gilbert Classic Academy (1016 N Burk St, Gilbert, AZ 85234)

SAVE THE DATES:

February 2018: AAAA/AHS Dinner Meeting, speakers Rick Lemaster and John Sarno on V22

24 March 2018: AHS Family Picnic with ASU Chapter Drone flying event

11 April 2018: Dinner Meeting, speaker Moses Koyabe on UAS Aerospace Arizona

May 14-17 – AHS International Forum #74, AHS International’s Forum 74 will be held at the Phoenix Convention Center, please find more details here. Looking to submit a paper? Guidelines and submission requirements can be found here.

 December 5th – 2017 Dinner Meeting

AHS AZ hosted guest speaker Rich Lee, Retired Boeing Pilot and Engineer, and his presentation “Superbowl XXX: A
Pilot’s Perspective”.

March 23th – 2017 Dinner Meeting with
Silent Auction
Co-Hosted with AAAA and AIAA

AHS AZ hosted guest speaker Mike Booen, Director, The Boeing Company, Attack Helicopter Sustainment Global Services and
Support and his presentation “How to Keep an Apache in the Fight”.

February 25th – 2017 AHS AZ Family Event: Chili Cook-off and ASU Chapter Drone Flights

Held at Kiwanis Park in Tempe,  our AHS Arizona members, families and friends came out for a fun chili cook off event and got to meet our ASU chapter engineers with the drones that they had built in their labs.

January 25th, 2017 Banquet Event

The 7th AHS VTOL Unmanned Aircraft Systems Technical Meeting was held in Mesa,  Arizona January 24-26, 2017.  Dr. Dan Schrage, Director of the Center of Excellence in Rotorcraft Technology was the keynote speaker at the Banquet dinner and his presentation was “Why Helicopters Can and Should Fly on Mars”.

November 17th, 2016 Dinner Meeting

AHS AZ hosted  guest speaker James Barker, Senior Manger, Global Sales and Marketing AH-6i and AH-64E and his presentation “AH-6i Designed to Perform, Light Attack/Reconnaissance
Helicopter”. The event was  held at Red Mountain Ranch Country Club.

October 25th, 2016 Dinner Meeting

AHS AZ hosted David Koopersmith, Vice President/General
Manager, The Boeing Company, and President, AHS International Board of Directors. The was event  held at  the Red Mountain Ranch
Country Club.

August 11th, 2016 Presentation Co-hosted with SWE

AHS AZ and Society of Women Engineers hosed Anne Wilson,
author of the novel “Hover.” This event was held August 11th at 5th and Wine in Old Town Scottsdale, 7051 E 5th Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85251.

April 20th, 2016 Dinner Meeting

Our guest speaker was COL Rob Barrie Program Manager US Army Cargo Helicopters. He spoke about “The Future of Cargo Helicopter Operations”

March 28th, 2016 Dinner Meeting
Co-hosted with SWE

AHS AZ co-hosted a Society of Women Engineers Event. We were honored by our guest speaker 1st LT Shaye Haver, Apache Pilot and one of the 1st two female Army Rangers.

February 20th, 2016 Family Event: Chili Cook Off and ASU Student Chapter Drone Demonstration

Held at a park in Tempe our AHS Arizona members, families and friends came out for a fun chili cook off event and got to meet our ASU chapter engineers along with the drones that they had built in their labs. Photos from the event are on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ArizonaAHS/