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Call for 2014 AeroVelo Sponsorship Director and Photo/Video Director Internships!

Call for 2014 AeroVelo Sponsorship Director and Photo/Video Director Internships!

In addition to our engineering and research positions, AeroVelo is seeking two additional interns to round out our team in this year’s quest to break the human-powered land-speed record of 133 km/hr: Sponsorship Director We’re looking for someone with experience in a sponsorship, fundraising or public relations to lead the team’s sponsorship efforts. This willContinue Reading

Snowbird Human-Powered Ornithopter Unveilling in Museum and Lecture in Ottawa!

Snowbird Human-Powered Ornithopter Unveilling in Museum and Lecture in Ottawa!

Hi Everyone! Wednesday April 2nd will be a day years in the making: the Snowbird Human-Powered Ornithopter will be put on permanent display in the Canadian Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa! Many thanks to the Kenneth Molson Foundation and the museum organization for making this great event and installation possible. If you would likeContinue Reading

Call for Summer 2014 Research Interns!

Call for Summer 2014 Research Interns!

  AeroVelo is seeking high-caliber student interns with skills in technology/engineering design and hands-on fabrication. The selection process will focus on applicants with exceptional experience either with extra-curricular design teams or with independently pursued hobbies and projects. Applications are due by midnight on April 3, 2014. The focus of this summer’s project is breaking theContinue Reading

Todd and Cam Speaking in Montreal and Ottawa this week!

Todd and Cam Speaking in Montreal and Ottawa this week!

Hey everyone, Todd and Cameron will be presenting “Doing More with Less: Human Flight on the Power of a Cordless Drill” in Montreal (Wednesday) and Ottawa (Thursday) this week! These talks, organized by the Montreal/Ottawa Chapter of the American Helicopter Society and CASI Quebec, promise to be great events. There will be a reception priorContinue Reading

Speaking and Outreach End an Exciting 2013!

Hey Everyone! We’ve been a little quiet on the home front these past few weeks, largely because we’ve been keeping busy with some great outreach opportunities and speaking events! There’s been incredible global interest in the team’s effort to win the Sikorsky Prize, and we’ve been able to share some of our insights, lessons-learned, andContinue Reading

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