Aero Design West Onsite Prep

4/6/2023 3:08:39 PM ET   SAE Aero Design West

Tech Inspection Self-Certification

The self-certification portion of technical inspection has been updated for the 2023 competition season. Details on the newly required self-certification process can be found at Series Resources - Technical Inspection Resources. Please review this information to better understand this mandatory process.

Virtual Welcome

If you missed the virtual welcome meeting, please review the recording prior to onsite competition.

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Fast Track Rosters

Deadline to complete team rosters on was Friday, March 31. Anyone that was not added to the roster should be written in as an addition on your print roster. Reminder to bring a printed roster to competition- you will need it to register onsite.


Team codes for the SAE STARS scoring system for Aero West have been distributed via email to all team members affiliated to their team roster at

New Videos Available in the Learning Lab

Reminder that the SAE Aero Design Rules Committee put together a series of videos to prepare teams for the 2023 season. To access the new videos, login into your account on and click the 'Learning Lab' link. There are two sets of videos: one under Design & Manufacturing, and the second under Rules Resources. Reviewing these videos will be valuable for your team and is highly recommended.