Agenda

Hilton Long Beach
Long Beach, California


September 16-19, 2019

2019 A4A/NDT Forum presentations
now available and can be
downloaded here.

Agenda

The 2019 A4A/NDT Forum Agenda now available and can be downloaded here.

8:30

SAE AMS K Meeting – Nondestructive Methods and Processes Committee

Pacific 1 Room

11:00

REGISTRATION

Promenade Foyer

15:00

NDT Network Meeting

Pacific 2 Room

18:00

EXHIBIT HALL OPENS

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

18:00

A4A WELCOME RECEPTION IN EXHIBIT HALL

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

7:00

REGISTRATION

Promenade Foyer

7:00

Techna NDT Breakfast

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

7:00

Exhibit Hall Opens

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

8:00

2019 NDT FORUM OPENING SESSION: Dorsey Perkins, A4A NDT Network Chair, Southwest Airlines

International Rooms 1 & 2

8:15

Welcome Keynote – Mark Rodu – Director – Liaison Engineering – American Airlines

9:00

Applying Dent-Mapping Efficiencies to New Aircraft Induction at Allegiant – Neal Sleppy – Allegiant Airlines

9:30

Instructions for Continued Airworthiness, Roles and Responsibilities – Rusty Jones – Rusty Jones Aviation Consultant LLC

10:00

JetBlue Refreshment Break

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

10:45

Lifetime Forum Award presentation – Alex Melton – Delta Air Lines

11:00

NTM51-10-32 / ANDT51-94-23: New General Chapter for UT Inspection of Metallic Structures – Alfredo Rodriguez Alvarez – Airbus

11:30

NTM innovations on airnavX / airnaveo – Stephen Brandt – Airbus

12:00

Lunch – Sponsored by United Airlines and A4A

Catalina Room

13:00

Dessert and Coffee

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

13:30

NTM 51-10-01 / ANDT 51-96-50 – Roto-Test Inspection Improvements – John Talbot – Airbus

14:00

Benefits and Uses of HD 3D Modelling – Charles Janecka – Olympus

14:30

Product Technology Showcase – Secu-Chek – Marc Breit

14:45

Automatic Surface Damage Inspection Using 3D Scanner – Mark Maizonnasse – Creaform

15:15

InterTest Refreshment Break

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

15:45

Product Technology Showcase – Zetec – Jesse Herrin

16:00

NDT Facilities Review – FAA Academy – Ken Working – FAA

16:30

Eddy Current Array for Rivet Hole Inspection: Pairing Speed, Efficiency and Reliability – Alain Haddad – Eddyfi Technologies

18:00

HOSPITALITY SUITES OPEN

Room List Available at Registration Desk

7:00

REGISTRATION

Promenade Foyer

7:00

American Airlines Breakfast

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

7:00

Exhibit Hall Opens

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

8:00

2019 NDT FORUM DAY TWO OPENS Dorsey Perkins, A4A NDT Network Chair, Southwest Airlines

International Rooms 1 & 2

8:05

Welcome

8:10

17th Annual A4A/SAE NDT Innovation Award Presentation – Robert Ireland – A4A, Dorsey Perkins, Southwest Airlines

8:45

Eddy Current Array In Lieu of PT and MT for Aerospace Inspection – Jesse Herrin – Zetec

9:15

Product Technology Showcase – ETher NDE – John Hansen

9:30

Moving SHM into Routine Use – Progress in CVM Applications – John Linn – Structural Monitoring Systems

10:00

Product Technology Showcase – UniWest – Henry Cook

10:15

FedEx Express Refreshment Break

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

11:00

SHM-Damage Monitoring – Eddy Current Solution – Marie-Anne De Smet – Airbus

11:30

FAA SHM Research Program – Paul Swindell – FAA

12:00

Lunch – Sponsored by Southwest Airlines and A4A

Catalina Room

13:00

Dessert and Coffee

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

13:30

Magnetic Particle Inspection of Low-Pressure Turbine Shafts – Christian Kalbfell – Lufthansa Technik

14:00

Innovation in Thickness Measurement for Aircrafts – Bernardo Ordonez – Testia

14:30

Product Technology Showcase – Eddyfi Technologies – William Betz

14:45

Refreshment Break

International Rooms 3, 4 & 5

15:30

Bond Testing MIA Method – James Bittner – Olympus

16:00

Comparison of Near and Far-Field Thermography for On-Aircraft NDI – Dr. Steven Shepard – ThermalWave

16:30

SAE Committee K Update – Bob Siegel – Committee K Chairman

18:00

Hospitality Suites Open

Room List Available at Registration Desk

7:00

REGISTRATION

Promenade Foyer

7:00

A4A Breakfast

International Room 3

8:00

2019 NDT FORUM DAY THREE NDT Network Chair’s Report Dorsey Perkins – Southwest Airlines

International Rooms 1 & 2

8:15

Standardization, Influences, Possibilities and Risks of UV LED Technology to Fluorescent Magnetic Particle (MPI) and Penetrant Inspection (FPI) – Marc Breit – Secu-Chek

8:45

Flat Coil / Split Coil Magnetic Particle Inspection of Turbine Components – Bryan Lancon – Standard Aero

9:15

Small Indication Analysis in Airframes and Powerplants – Benefits of NDT Using Highest Definition Remote Visual Inspection – Paul Thompson – General Electric

9:45

Boeing Presentation – Walt Jarecki – Boeing

10:15

Refreshment Break

International Rooms 1 & 2

11:00

Demonstrating Detection Capability in the Context of Airframe SHM – Damage Monitoring: The Airbus Approach – Marie Anne De Smet – Airbus

11:30

A4A “Roll Call” – Group Discussion of Airline “Hot Issues” Moderated by Dorsey Perkins, Southwest Airlines

12:00

Boxed Lunch – Queen Mary – Self-guided Tour – Use Forum Name Badge as entry pass

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Additional Information

ASNT Certification

Recertification points are required to apply for renewal of ASNT Level III certification. Attendance at any of the NDT Forum technical sessions/presentations earn ASNT Level III recertification points at the rate of one point per three contact hours under the 25-point system. Each NDT-related technical session/presentation attended will require a signature from the session chair or session monitor to qualify for points.