Aerospace Innovative Research Seminar (AIRS)

 The Aerospace Innovative Research Seminars consist of MTSU Aerospace researchers sharing their recent or ongoing research with other professors, students, and you! Links to presentation videos are provided. For more information on AIRS presentations feel free to contact the Aerospace Department.


FAR Part 107, Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems

2015 Pilot Source Study

Flight Planning with Paper Charts versus Electronic Charts


Safety Management System Overview and Hazard Analysis at a University Flight School; SMS PowerPoint

Lockheed Martin Overview and F-35 Flight Testing


Quieter Props and Tastier Hops


Opener and the Blackfly

To apply for a flight lab, follow the steps below.

Step 1:
Download and read the Flight Lab Guide thoroughly and review the additional costs of flight labs.

A summary checklist is also available.

Step 2:
Complete the "Flight Lab Request Form" for the semester you wish to enroll within the application period specified.  You will receive an email confirmation of your submission.  Late or inaccurate submissions will be considered only after all other applications.

Fall 2020:
Flight Lab Request Form

Summer 2020:
Flight Lab Request Form


Fall Application
June 1 – June 30 

Spring Application
Sept 15 – Nov 15 

Summer Application
Feb 15 – April 15


Additional Tools

Click here for Applicable Flight School Deadlines

Click here for the Operations Reference Manual

Click here for Flight Scheduling System