SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. Read More

St. Michael Livonia of the Archdiocese of Detroit Wins Grand Championship at SAE International’s 11th Annual AWIM International JetToy Competition

WARRENDALE, Pa., April 10, 2017 -  SAE International announces that St. Michael Livonia (Team #13) of the Archdiocese of Detroit the Grand Champion of the  11th Annual A World In Motion® (AWIM) International Jet Toy Competition, which was held Wednesday, April 5, during the SAE 2017 WCX17.

The Jettoy Challenge is a friendly competition where students (in Engineering Design Teams of four) compete in distance, accuracy, weight carrying and timed events. This year’s competition was sponsored by Adient, Honeywell, Bosch, Kia, and Henkel.

The full list of award-winners includes:

Grand Champion

St. Michael Livonia #13 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

Distance

1st – St. Michael Livonia #13 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

2nd – Cornerstone #50 (Cornerstone Schools)

3rd – St Edith #36 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

Distance with Weight

1st – Fairfax Elementary #45 (Chambers County Schools)

2nd – St. Michael Livonia #17 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

3rd – St. Michael Livonia #19 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

Accuracy

1st –  St. Michael Livonia #18 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

2nd – St Edith #33 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

3rd – St. Michael Livonia #22 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

Time

1st – St. Michael Livonia #24 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

2nd – St. Michael Livonia #14 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

3rd – St. Michael Livonia #11 (Archdiocese of Detroit)

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 127,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

                                                            - www.sae.org -