Annual Personal Aircraft Design Academy Dinner and Presentation at AirVenture 2012

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Dr. Brien Seeley, President of the CAFE Foundation, and Program Chair for the Personal Aircraft Design Academy (PADA), announces that the group’s catered buffet “networking” dinner will be followed by a special meeting for top aircraft designers, enthusiasts and aero engineers as part of AirVenture 2012 at Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

His announcement highlights the following:

“The dinner will be at 6:15 p. m. on Friday July 27 at the Memorial Wall Tent near the Air Academy Lodge, with the PADA meeting following at 7:30 PM in the air-conditioned Vette Theatre inside the AirVenture Museum, a short walk from the tent.

“This year, we’ve made it easy to register online in advance for the limited seating available. Please visit this site now to get signed up: “PADA Dinner Registration.

“PADA history is available at PADA History. 

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“Keynote speaker for PADA 2012 will be electrical engineer and aeronautical innovator Tine Tomazic, who will present the amazing story of the electric powered, 403 pMPG Pipistrel Taurus G4, winner of the 2011 Green Flight Challenge sponsored by Google. Tine’s other outstanding aircraft designs include the newly announced Panthera and the World Light Green Flight of the highly modified Virus SW 914.

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“Several of the renowned previous PADA Trophy Honorees are expected to dine and attend the 2012 PADA, whose Program will include Brien Seeley presenting ‘Highlights of the CAFE Electric Aircraft Symposia’ as well as the presentation of the 10th PADA Trophy recipient.”

This annual event should be on your “must-see” list at Oshkosh.

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