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22nd AAS/AIAA Space Flight Mechanics Meeting,
Charleston, South Carolina

The 2012 Space Flight Mechanics Meeting, hosted by the American Astronautical Society (AAS) and cohosted by American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) will be held in Charleston, South Carolina, January 29 - February 2. The conference is organized by the AAS Space Flight Mechanics Committee and the AIAA Astrodynamics Technical Committee.

Abstract and Manuscript Submissions

Abstracts are to be submitted through a web based abstract submittal system. Using the web based system, authors will submit their abstract, author information and preprint before the conference. Authors will also use this site to submit their final manuscript after the conference. The abstract submittal system can be accessed by clicking on Abstract and Manuscript Submission.

Online Conference Registration

Attendees to the conference are encouraged to utilize the online registration system. Click on Online Conference Registration. Registering online will provide several benefits. You will avoid the lines at the registration table and you will have free access to preprints. Free access to preprints will only be available to people registering through the online system. Registering online will also reduce the workload on the conference organizers.

The online registration system is programmed to accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express credit cards. The conference registration site will begin accepting registrations for this conference on November 3rd, 2011.

Attendees may still register in person at the registration table.

Hotel and Reservations

The Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston, SC is currently accepting reservations. The direct line for reservations is (843) 722-0600 or (877) 756-2121. To receive the group rate and be properly associated with this conference, please identify yourself as part of the 'American Astronautical Society'. The conference room rate is $137/night plus applicable taxes. The deadline to receive the conference rate is Monday, January 9, 2012.

Conference Chairmen

AAS General Chair

Dr. Matthew Berry
Analytical Graphics, Inc.
220 Valley Creek Blvd.
Exton, PA 19341
(610) 981-8213 (voice)
(610) 981-8001 (fax)

AIAA General Chair

Keith L. Jenkins
Keith L. Jenkins, Registered Patent Attorney
44075 W. Neely Dr.
Maricopa, AZ 85138
480-390-6179 (voice)
480-718-7598 (fax)

AAS Technical Chair

Mr. James McAdams
Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
M/S 25-264
11100 Johns Hopkins Rd.
Laurel, MD 20723
(443) 778-8685

AIAA Technical Chair

David McKinley
a.i. solutions inc.
1001 Derekwood Lane
Suite 215
Lanham, MD 20706
410-980-2904 (voice)