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2009-11-25 10:30:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Attendees of the SAE 2009 AeroTech Congress and Exhibition, held recently in Seattle, heard real-world solutions for the challenges facing the global aerospace industry today. "We tried to create an event that not only discussed the issues facing today's aerospace professionals, but also provided solid solutions for meeting those challenges," Patti Kreh, manager of global conferences for SAE International, said. "I believe we...

2009-02-19 14:06:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new award from SAE International aims to recognize innovation in powertrain design and development. The first recipient of the award will be announced at the SAE 2009 World Congress in Detroit, April 20-23. The SAE Franz F. Pischinger Powertrain Innovation Award was established and funded by FEV through the SAE Foundation. The award honors Pischinger, FEV Chairman of the Board, who has devoted his 50-year career to furthering powertrain...

2009-01-22 14:00:00

TROY, Mich., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recognizing the current hardships faced by displaced automotive professionals, SAE International is offering tuition-free educational classes at its Automotive Headquarters in Troy, Mich., during the months of February and March. Any unemployed automotive professional is eligible for the program. Tuition is free, but there will be a $50-per-day, per-class materials fee for non-SAE International members. SAE International members' fee is reduced...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.