Aerospace Futures Applications Open

The AYAA and the Aerospace Futures 2013 committee are excited to announce that applications for Aerospace Futures 2013 are now open!
The conference will be held in Adelaide at the Crowne Plaza, on July 10 - 12, with the launch night held on July 9.

To apply, and for more information, visit the Aerospace Futures event page at

Early bird applications are open until May 10, 2013, with final applications closing on May 31, 2013.

Yuri's Night trivia event - Brisbane

The 12th April 1961 was the day when Yuri Gagarin became the first human to launch into space in his Vostok-1. This day is celebrated as Yuri's Night all over the globe. The AYAA Queensland committee along with QUT and ARCAA are hosting a Yuri's Night event on 12th April 2013. Come along for a fun space night which includes:

  • Space trivia (with prizes)
  • Documentary
  • Food and soft drinks

Register your team at, and visit the event page on Facebook.

Introducing the 2013 AYAA Committee

During the excitment that was the Australian International Airshow at Avalon, AYAA hosted its AGM. The results of that AGM were as follow:

Executive Committee
President - Craig Hattersley
Vice President - Peter Blyton
Secretary - Alexander Bowen-Rotsaert
Treasurer - Mohammad Othman

General Committee
QLD State Rep - Jessica Orr
NSW State Rep - Eren Gorur
VIC State Rep - Shivani Patel
WA State Rep - Akshay Malde
PR Officer - Jack Yeh
Systems Administrator - vacant