SAE Collegiate Design Series

April 24-26, 2015
Van Nuys, California, USA
March 13-15, 2015
Lakeland, Florida, USA
March 2-7, 2015
Houghton, Michigan
May 13-16, 2015
Brooklyn, Michigan
June 17-20, 2015
Lincoln, Nebraska
June 17-20, 2015
Lincoln, Nebraska
April 27-30, 2015
Loudon, New Hampshire
May 27-30, 2015
Portland, Oregon
May 7-10, 2015
Baltimore, Maryland
April 9-12, 2015
Auburn, Alabama
June 4-5, 2015
Marshall, Michigan

CDS Events History

North American Competitions

SAE Aero Design® East

First Competition - 1986
Organizing Institutions - SAE and the annual host institution

1986 Competition Data Number of registered teams: Not available
Number of participating students: Not available
Site: Kansas City, KS
2014 Competition Data Number of registered teams: 75
Number of participating students: 580
Site: GMA Air Field, Ball Ground, GA

Notes: (1) Aero Design was originally named the Radio Controlled Cargo Aircraft Competition. (2) Aero Design was organized as a single event from 1986 through 1994. Beginning with the 1995 events the competition was split into two competitions: Aero Design East and Aero Design West.

SAE Aero Design® West

First Competition - 1995
Organizing Institutions - SAE and the annual host institution

1995 Competition Data Number of registered teams: 22
Number of participating students: 86
2014 Competition Data Number of registered teams: 75
Number of participating students: 560
Site: Fort Worth Thunderbirds Field, Fort Worth, TX