Cyclone Business Jet (CBJ)

Academic - Engineering

Description

Cyclone Business Jet is an organization made up of mainly undergraduate engineers working to design and build a 10-passenger business jet airplane. The goal of Cyclone Business Jet is to apply classroom acquired skills to a real life problem with a finished product in mind.

Affiliations

This organization has no affiliations.

Constitution / Tier

File constitutionfinished.pdf
Tier Student Organization - Affiliated

Membership Information

Student Members 11
ISU Members 1
Non-ISU Members 1
Allowed Members Unlimited
Allowed Officers See constitution
Membership Qualifications Currently enrolled in Iowa State University with an interest in research and development of airplanes. Focus in Aerospace Engineering is common but the club is interested in expanding focus into plane interior design, manufacturing roll-out and more. There are technical elective credits available with 1-2 per semester, these credits are allowed through the instructor Dr. Vinay Dayal listed as the course number AerE 490C. Contact the president for current semester's reference number.
Membership Restrictions No restrictions for the overall club membership, however, the technical credits require Junior standing and follow Iowa State class policies. Any students interested in this option should contact the club president and their academic adviser with any questions.
Elections/Selection Elections are annually voted on by club members or as positions become available, traditionally voting occurs at the April large group meeting.
Meetings Bi-Weekly full club meetings Wednesday's 6-630 PM Howe 1226 Small group meetings (R/C, Integration and Systems) will meet weekly. Integration- Thursdays 7-9 PM Hoover 2268 Systems- Thursdays 7-9 PM Hoover 2268 R/C- Tuesdays 6-8 PM Howe Acoustics Lab

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

Meeting Times: Bi Weekly Meetings: Wednesdays 6-630 PM Howe Hall 1226 (email president for specific weeks) Weekly Meetings: Integration- Thursdays 7-9 PM Hoover 2268 Systems- Thursdays 7-9 PM Hoover 2268 R/C- Tuesdays 6-8 PM Howe Acoustics Lab

Description of Special Events

The next big group meeting will be a Tuesday evening in early March. A location and exact time will be emailed out later.