Friday, September 30, 2011
Contact: Dave Wellman, Director of Communications (304) 696-7153

Air Robotics Airborne Vehicle Systems founder guest speaker at RTI Transportation Seminar Series event

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Jeff Imel, founder of Air Robotics Airborne Vehicle Systems, will be the guest speaker in a Rahall Appalachian Transportation Institute (RTI) Transportation Seminar Series event Thursday, Oct. 6.

Imel will speak from 11 a.m. to noon in Room 276 of the Science Building on Marshall University’s Huntington campus. The event is free to the public.

Air Robotics is an aerospace company that designs and manufactures blended wing body Airborne Vehicle Systems (AVS) for use in remote sensing and airborne scientific applications. It offers payload-agnostic functionality by virtue of its patent-pending Modular Payload Lifting System (MPLS).

Customers using Air Robotics Airborne Vehicle System can swap payloads in just minutes, in the field, allowing them to perform multiple missions using a single airframe.

For more information on the RTI Transportation Seminar Series, contact Bethany Williams at 304-696-5828.

For further information, contact:  Office of University Communications
Marshall University | 213 Old Main | Huntington, WV 25755-1090
Fax: (304) 696-3197