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SAE International Event Glides into Aerospace Engineer Flight Challenge

WARRENDALE, Pa., Oct. 5, 2005 -

On-Site Contact: Nancy Lewis or Shawn Andreassi, both of SAE International, 817-778-3387,

Attention: Photo Editors, Assignment Editors


Aerospace engineers design kid-type gliders that will be launched in one of nine “flights”; the goal is to go the farthest in a designated area.

WHEN: Today (Wednesday, Oct. 5) from 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m

WHERE: This activity is part of the 2005 SAE AeroTech Congress & Exhibition that continues today through Oct. 6 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine (Dallas/Ft. Worth region), Texas.

DETAILS: To register working media for this event, please e-mail name(s), titles, media outlet, address, phone number and e-mail address to . This conference features a complete media center, including working-press room with high-speed internet lines, fax and copy machines.