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  • Intelligent structure and strength analysis CAE

    2020-05-20 01:41:00

  • Special International Workshop on Detonation for Propulsion 2020 ILOT

    2020-05-17 11:17:38
    Workshop is organized to tribute contributions of Professor Piotr Wolański on development of the Rotating Detonation Engine (RDE). Professor Piotr Wolański retired from the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation this year but remains as an advisor of the Institute.

  • How disinformation flourishes during health crises FOI

    2020-05-13 11:21:59
    How do disinformation and misinformation spread during health-related crises? A study conducted by FOI identifies numerous examples, ranging from social media posts undermining official information, to fraud and political influence campaigns.

  • ILOT

    2020-05-07 08:05:40
    At the beginning of February 2020 Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation in a consortium with PZL Mielec, has started the implementation of the project <40 liters per monopropellant [MDT40], funded by the European Space Agency.

  • Science Shield: Łukasiewicz scientists have built a prototype of a “last chance” ventilator ILOT

    2020-05-07 07:47:03
    The WentILOT 1.0 pressure ventilator will be ready for medical tests in the coming days. After their positive pass and a directional decision of the Ministry of Development it will be possible to start production of the equipment.

  • Kick-off meeting for the DLR-ONERA AI research center ONERA

    2020-05-06 22:40:45

  • Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation joins the implementation of the field robot project ILOT

    2020-04-29 08:17:51
    On April 17, 2020, the National Center for Research and Development announced the results of the December recruitment of the Fast Path competition. Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation with partners: Unia Sp.

  • Arms race in cyberspace FOI

    2020-04-27 07:33:27
    By using AI, machines can learn to do things that far surpass human capabilities. The technology can be used for both good and bad intentions and an arms race is currently underway between those who want to defend and those who want to attack systems with the help of AI.

  • Engineers of Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation join the WOŚP action ILOT

    2020-04-24 08:07:32
    Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation joined the nationwide action to help doctors coordinated by the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity (WOŚP). As part of the collaboration, engineers have produced and donated the first 300 adapters for masks which will soon be used by ambulance stations as a means of personal protection for medics.

  • 20 years of Engineering Design Center ILOT

    2020-04-24 08:01:23
    Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation and General Company Electric Polska Sp. z o.o. began celebrating the 20th anniversary of the creation of the Engineering Design Center – one of the largest design offices in Europe.

  • Łukasiewicz is working on prototypes of respirators ILOT

    2020-04-23 07:39:49
    Łukasiewicz scientists have started developing prototypes of pressure and capacity respirators with components used on the market. Construction works will be completed by the turn of April and May, and the developed equipment will undergo tests.

  • The Chinese diaspora under surveillance FOI

    2020-04-22 10:27:59
    The Chinese Communist Party seeks a greater role for China in global politics. This has led to increased pressure on the Chinese diaspora worldwide, both among ethnic Chinese who are loyal to the Communist Party and those in opposition, according to the FOI report, The Chinese Communist Party and the Diaspora.

  • ŁUKASIEWICZ – Institute of Aviation has produced over 10,000 visors for hospitals ILOT

    2020-04-22 05:25:14
    ŁUKASIEWICZ – Institute of Aviation together with its partners provides protective visors for doctors and nurses made in CNC and 3D technology. According to the latest data, the assistance has already reached over 50 hospitals and medical facilities in 11 provinces.

  • Łukasiewicz-Institute of Aviation joins the fight against coronavirus ILOT

    2020-04-22 05:21:59
    Łukasiewicz- Institute of Aviation together with its partners donated free of charge 200 protective visors for doctors and nurses. Further work is underway at the Institute to produce another batch of protective materials for other hospitals.

  • Aerodynamics : experiments for the safety of airship flight in highly turbulent atmosphere ONERA

    2020-04-20 22:40:42

  • Norwegian-Dutch research mission for radar signals NLR

    2020-04-20 07:31:08
    The post Norwegian-Dutch research mission for radar signals appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • CAE Aerodynamics Research Institute Realized its First Remote Collaborative Wind Tunnel Test Based on HD Communication Toolkit CAE

    2020-04-15 01:44:00

  • Conceptual Design, System Integration and Demonstration Verification CAE

    2020-04-14 01:42:00

  • Assist the train collision test of CRRC and lead the international train collision standards CAE

    2020-04-13 01:32:00

  • NASA Looks to University Teams to Advance Aviation Technology NASA - Aeronautics

    2020-04-09 17:49:00
    NASA has selected five teams led by university faculty and students to examine a range of technical areas in support of the agency’s aeronautics research goals.

  • Easter 2020 ILOT

    2020-04-09 09:49:37
    Artykuł Easter 2020 pochodzi z serwisu Łukasiewicz Research Network - Institute of Aviation.

  • A Collaborative Optimization Method of Flexible Skin Design for Morphing Leading Edge CAE

    2020-04-07 09:17:00

  • The first birthday of the Łukasiewicz Research Network ILOT

    2020-03-31 10:05:38
    On April 1, 2020, Polish science celebrates the establishment of the Łukasiewicz Research Network – a project bringing together 35 research institutes from all over Poland. One of the institutes established in the network is the Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation.

  • NLR takes the controls to bring propeller noise down NLR

    2020-03-31 09:28:07
    The post NLR takes the controls to bring propeller noise down appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • [Science & Basic] Propulsion technology JAXA - Aeronautics

    2020-03-30 08:30:00
    Propulsion technology Low fuel consumption (low CO2) and environmental adaptability (low NOx and low noise) are strongly required world-wide for aero-engines. The most important issue for enhancing global competitiveness is the development of advanced technology to meet these demands and to establish Japanese superiority in the aviation industry in an early stage.

  • [Science & Basic] Integrated simulation technologies JAXA - Aeronautics

    2020-03-30 05:00:00
    Integrated simulation technologies Numerical simulation that can predict aircraft characteristics on a computer plays a key role in the aircraft development process. However, the current numerical simulation technology has its prediction limits, and simulation results must be utilized within the confines of these limitations.

  • [Science & Basic] Numerical simulation technology JAXA - Aeronautics

    2020-03-29 08:00:00
    Numerical simulation technology We are steadily advancing fundamental numerical simulation technology and its peripheral technologies to meet the highest standards. Through this work, we aim to promote the practical application of numerical simulation technology and support projects within JAXA, as well as making greater contributions to the development and enhanced credibility of the aerospace field.

  • New Spinoff Publication Shares How NASA Innovations Benefit Life on Earth NASA - Aeronautics

    2020-03-17 14:24:00
    As NASA pushes the frontiers of science and human exploration, the agency also advances technology to modernize life on Earth, including drones, self-driving cars and other innovations.

  • Scientist from the Łukasiewicz-Institute of Aviation won the Forbes “30 under 30” competition ILOT

    2020-03-17 10:58:25
    Adam Okniński, PhD, Head of the Department of Space Technologies at the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation, has been awarded in the European edition of the prestigious Forbes “30 under 30” competition in the category “Manufacturing & Industry”.

  • Latest information concerning NLR measures related to Coronavirus NLR

    2020-03-15 15:07:02
    Measures related to coronavirus Health and safety is our number one priority.NLR keeps a close eye on the developments of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and follows the protocols of the national institute for public health and the environment (RIVM) and the […]

  • Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation – leader of space projects ILOT

    2020-03-10 11:07:26
    Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation is acquiring more and more research grants in space technologies. It is the second, after aviation, area of interest for Warsaw engineers, who implement advanced projects for one of the most promising sectors of the world economy.

  • Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation strengthens cooperation with Microsoft in the field of software management ILOT

    2020-03-08 11:17:46
    Microsoft has awarded the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation a Certificate of Full License Compliance. This is the first certificate for the Łukasiewicz Research Network covering the use of Microsoft academic licenses.

  • Łukasiewicz – new logo of our Institute ILOT

    2020-03-03 11:21:44
    From 1 April 2019 Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation together with 35 other institutes, located all over Poland, forms the third largest R&D organization in Europe. With eight thousand employees and more than 1.3 billion revenues generated from the sale of technologies, products and services, the ŁUKASIEWICZ Research Network increases the chances of its clients [.

  • New logo of our Institute ILOT

    2020-03-03 11:21:44
    From 1 April 2019 Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation together with 35 other institutes, located all over Poland, forms the third largest R&D organization in Europe. With eight thousand employees and more than 1.3 billion revenues generated from the sale of technologies, products and services, the ŁUKASIEWICZ Research Network increases the chances of its clients [.

  • NASA’s Urban Air Mobility Grand Challenge Advances with Agreement Signings NASA - Aeronautics

    2020-03-02 19:33:00
    NASA has signed Space Act Agreements with 17 companies in the aviation industry to advance plans for the first in a series of technology demonstrations known as the Urban Air Mobility (UAM) Grand Challenge.

  • Appointment of the Director of the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation ILOT

    2020-03-02 09:02:50
    On 1 March 2020, by the decision of the President of the Łukasiewicz Centre, Paweł Stężycki, PhD, Eng., was appointed to the position of Director of the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation for a period of 5 years.

  • 20th Polish-American Conference on Science and Technology ILOT

    2020-03-01 09:34:39
    On May 11-12, 2020 in Warsaw, Poland the jubilee, 20th Polish-American Conference on Science and Technology will take place. The organizers of the event are Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation and The Ohio State University.

  • Iraq moves closer to Iran FOI

    2020-02-25 10:11:14
    In the ongoing duel between the USA and Iran, there is a risk that Iraq will once again become the battlefield between the two enemies. Moreover, Iran is tightening its grip on Iraq at the USA’s expense.

  • [JAXA Aeronautics Magazine] FLIGHT PATH No.24 "Integrated simulation technology" Added JAXA - Aeronautics

    2020-02-24 03:00:00
    "FLIGHT PATH" No.24 | 2019 WINTER Feature Story Challenges of Young Researchers Round table discussions in pursuit of the challenges set in the Fourth Mid-to-long-term Plan Integrated simulation technology

  • 57th Session of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space ILOT

    2020-02-12 12:22:32
    The 57th meeting of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee takes place at the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UN COPUOS) in Vienna from 3 to 14 February 2020.

  • UAS International Standard has Officially Published CAE

    2020-02-09 12:00:00

  • Joint network for Urban Air Mobility NLR

    2020-02-05 10:54:53
    The post Joint network for Urban Air Mobility appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • H2020 SSeMID: Stability and Sensitivity Methods for Industrial Design VKI

    2020-01-29 10:05:25
    The project SSeMID: Stability and Sensitivity Methods for Industrial Design, which finished in December 2019, received almost 4 million euros from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.

  • [JAXA Aeronautics Magazine] "FLIGHT PATH" No.24 JAXA - Aeronautics

    2020-01-28 08:00:00
    JAXA Aeronautics Magazine "FLIGHT PATH" Featuring hot topics at the Aeronautical Technology Directorate, our biannual magazine "FLIGHT PATH" introduces JAXA's R&D activities in aeronautical field. Featuring hot topics at the Aeronautical Technology Directorate, our biannual magazine "FLIGHT PATH" introduces JAXA's R&D activities in aeronautical field.

  • Investigation and Maturation of Technologies for Hybrid Electric Propulsion (IMOTHEP) ILOT

    2020-01-27 11:30:45
    Project implemented under the Horizon 2020 framework program, funded by the European Commission. It is a 4-year research and innovation initiative on hybrid electric propulsion for commercial aviation, a technology that opens a new design space for aircraft and may provide a revolutionary step in improving their efficiency.

  • EU project IMOTHEP kicks off study hybrid electric propulsion NLR

    2020-01-22 16:07:41
    The post EU project IMOTHEP kicks off study hybrid electric propulsion appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • 13th Conference “Fatigue of aircraft structures” ILOT

    2020-01-21 09:26:57
    On January 16-17, 2020, the 13th conference “Fatigue of Aircraft Structures” was held at the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation. The meeting was organized by the Materials and Structures Research Center.

  • Start of the POLON project ILOT

    2020-01-21 09:00:34
    At the beginning of April 2020, Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation in a consortium with Creotech Instruments S.A., begins the implementation of the POLON project: Polish Propulsion Module. The purpose of the project is to develop a chemical rocket propulsion for a small satellite and its integration with the Hypersat platform developed by Creotech.

  • European aviation research and industry initiate IMOTHEP, an ambitious technological program on Hybrid Electric Propulsion ILOT

    2020-01-19 09:59:06
    In Brussels on 20 January 2020, Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation with its aviation research and industry partners officially launched the IMOTHEP project, an ambitious research initiative on hybrid electric propulsion funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020.

  • Geopolitics loosens the West’s ties FOI

    2020-01-19 07:33:29
    International politics has become increasingly dramatic in recent years, affecting relations between Western countries. A fresh FOI report highlights the strained transatlantic ties between the USA and EU, with ingredients such as NATO, Brexit, and revanchist states.

  • TRAIL ILOT

    2020-01-08 10:36:32
    TRAIL is a project co-financed by the European Commission in the frame of Clean Sky 2 (Horizon 2020). The Consortium, led by Łukasiewicz Research Network-Institute of Aviation, who will also be responsible for design, analyses and testing, is composed of 7 Partners including Politecnico di Milano (vibration, noise and Bird Strike aspects), Trelleborg Sealing Solutions [.

  • NASA's Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel Releases 2019 Annual Report NASA - Aeronautics

    2020-01-06 16:30:00
    The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP), an advisory committee that reports to NASA and Congress, issued its 2019 annual report Tuesday examining the agency’s safety performance over the past year and highlighting accomplishments, issues and concerns.

  • VKI and LMFA are awarded the Safran R&T Challenge prize 2019 VKI

    2019-12-18 10:18:36
    VKI is proud to announce that Prof. Fontaneto was awarded the annual Safran R&T Challenge prize in collaboration with Prof. Ottavy from École Centrale Lyon-LMFA. The prize was presented in occasion of the 2019 Safran R&T day.

  • AGU conference in San Francisco ILOT

    2019-12-16 12:05:56
    On December 9-13, 2019, the AGU Fall Meeting – the largest international mevent devoted to Earth and space sciences – was held in San Francisco, USA. The meeting was attended by over 25 000 people representing scientific institutions dealing with climate research, atmosphere physics, oceanography or geology, as well as representatives from the industry offering [.

  • NASA’s X-59 Quiet Supersonic Research Aircraft Cleared for Final Assembly NASA - Aeronautics

    2019-12-15 16:42:00
    NASA’s first large scale, piloted X-plane in more than three decades is cleared for final assembly and integration of its systems following a major project review by senior managers held Thursday at NASA Headquarters in Washington.

  • Amsterdam Drone Week 2019 ILOT

    2019-12-12 13:21:36
    At the request of the Polish Embassy in The Hague, the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation was invited to organize an event called Polish Drone Sector Meetup during the exhibition and conference fair Amsterdam Drone Week.

  • Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation provides reference data for biomass hyperspectral imaging and remote detection of microorganisms ILOT

    2019-12-10 15:30:34
    In the Remote Sensing Department in the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation, storing and sharing a service of reference multispectral data has been launched. The M2INAVI database enables the analysis of multispectral imaging using unmanned systems and in designed future space missions as well as the remote detection of selected objects such as [.

  • NASA Administrator Names Robert Pearce Head of Agency Aeronautics NASA - Aeronautics

    2019-12-09 19:13:00
    NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has named Robert Pearce as the next associate administrator for the Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate (ARMD). Pearce replaces Jaiwon Shin, who retired from the agency on Aug. 31.

  • Unpacking the buzzword of local ownership FOI

    2019-12-09 07:40:38
    Local ownership has become a buzzword when discussing capacity-building missions in conflict areas. An FOI report reveals the dilemmas that arise when applying the concept in practice.

  • Facilitating MALE RPAS integration in non-segregated European airspace NLR

    2019-12-03 14:39:32
    The post Facilitating MALE RPAS integration in non-segregated European airspace appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • Expect Russia to continue throwing its military weight around, not least in Europe FOI

    2019-12-02 07:35:26
    Compared to a decade ago, Russia has clearly made substantial progress in transforming its military into an efficient fighting force. A new report from FOI forecasts a consolidation of Russian military capability towards 2029, with several implications for international security.

  • NATO needs to improve its reinforcement capability FOI

    2019-12-01 08:48:11
    If Russia attacks the Baltic States and Poland, NATO needs to be able to quickly support the forces already in place by moving units from other member states. An FOI study reveals not only several weaknesses in NATO’s capability to conduct reinforcement operations, but also how the alliance is working to rectify the problem.

  • Completion of the project for POLREGIO ILOT

    2019-11-26 12:09:32
    On November 22, 2019, a demonstration of the operation of the passenger space ventilation system designed for railway vehicles undergoing ongoing repairs took place at the Rolling Stock Repair Plant in Kruszewiec.

  • Model aeroplanes competition at Okęcie ILOT

    2019-11-26 12:01:44
    On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 at Warsaw Okęcie, the Primary School with Integration Departments No. 87 7 PP AK “Garłuch” held a model aeroplanes competition. The event was attended, among others, by students of an aviation class sponsored by the Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation.

  • Meeting of cluster representatives from the Visegrad Group countries ILOT

    2019-11-26 11:21:06
    On November 25-26, 2019, the Association of Employers Polish Clusters with the support of the International Visegrad Fund organized in Bielsko-Biała a conference: “Building Bridges in V4 Aviation Community”. This is the first meeting of cluster organizations intended for the aviation industry of the V4 Region.

  • Space Tech Expo Europe ILOT

    2019-11-26 11:12:04
    On November 19-21, 2019, one of the most important European space industry fairs – Space Tech Expo Europe – took place in Bremen. This is the first edition during which the Łukasiewicz – Institute of Aviation presented its offer.

  • Imminent Launch of the nano-satellite QARMAN to the International Space Station VKI

    2019-11-26 07:00:49
    Qarman, a satellite designed and built at VKI, will be launched from Cape Canaveral to ISS on 4th of December 2018 at 6:45 p.m. (GTM+1 Brussels). Step by step, Space is getting closer for QARMAN! This nano-satellite can be defined as an atmospheric entry experiment on a CubeSat platform.

  • Successful Launch of the nano-satellite QARMAN to the International Space Station VKI

    2019-11-26 07:00:49
    This 4th of December at 6:51 p.m. (GTM+1 Brussels, Qarman, the nano-satellite designed and built at VKI, has been successfully launched from Cape Canaveral to the International Space Station. Next Step! The deployment into orbit at the beginning of 2020! This nano-satellite can be defined as an atmospheric entry experiment on a CubeSat platform.

  • Launch of the nano-satellite QARMAN has been postponed! VKI

    2019-11-26 07:00:49
    Due to the weather conditions, the launch of Qarman, the nano-satellite designed and built at VKI, has been postponed to the 5th of December at 6:30 p.m. (Brussels). It will be launched from Cape Canaveral to the International Space Station.

  • Innovation Leaders Forum 2019 ILOT

    2019-11-21 11:07:24
    On November 21, 2019, the most important conference on innovation in Poland, dedicated to technology transfer – the Innovation Leaders Forum was held in Warsaw. The event was attended by directors and innovation managers, experts and innovation brokers working both at scientific and research institutions as well as in companies.

  • Award in the 11th competition “Innovator of Mazovia” ILOT

    2019-11-21 10:58:30
    For the eleventh time, the self-government of the Masovian Voivodeship awarded the most creative scientists and companies with the title of “Innovator of Mazovia”. We are pleased to inform you that the third place in the category “Innovative Scientist” was taken by Paweł Surmacz, PhD Eng.

  • 11th Development Trends in Space Propulsion Systems Conference ILOT

    2019-11-18 09:32:09
    On 14-15 November 2019 in Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation, took place 11th edition of a scientific conference “Development Trends in Space Propulsion Systems”. The conference was organized by the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation and the Warsaw University of Technology.

  • TsAGI hosts EREA Young Researchers Event 2019 TsAGI

    2019-11-17 21:00:00
    #medialib# The specialists ofthe Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute named after Professor N.E. Zhukovsky (apart ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) took part inthe EREA (Association ofEuropean Research Establishments inAeronautics) Young Researchers Event 2019.

  • Metal Additive Manufacturing programme for certification of critical components NLR

    2019-11-17 14:02:43
    The post Metal Additive Manufacturing programme for certification of critical components appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • General Assembly ACARE 2019 ILOT

    2019-11-14 13:16:26
    On 30 October 2019 in Brussels a meeting of ACARE General Assembly members was held with the participation of the Polish representative in this organization – Director of the Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation, Paweł Stężycki, PhD Eng.

  • Aerospace Technology Institute appoints Stephen Ball as Non-Executive Chair ATI

    2019-11-14 11:02:55
    The Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) has announced the appointment of Stephen Ball as Non-Executive Chair, effective from 23rd January 2020. The appointment will follow the stepping down of Stephen Henwood CBE, who has been Chair since the Institute was established in 2014.

  • 10 years of the European Forum of Marketing of Scientific and Research Organizations ILOT

    2019-11-12 15:40:18
    Łukasiewicz Research Network – Institute of Aviation for the tenth time hosted the participants of the European Marketing Forum of Scientific and Research Organizations (7-8 November 2019). This year’s jubilee edition was a unique opportunity to summarize and present the achievements of institutes in the promotion and marketing of science.

  • IFAR held for the tenth time in the Netherlands NLR

    2019-11-11 14:02:25
    The post IFAR held for the tenth time in the Netherlands appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • IAC 2019 ILOT

    2019-11-11 10:00:49
    “Space: The Strength of the Past, the Hope of the Future” was the motto of the 70th International Astronautical Congress (October 21-25, 2019) held in Washington DC, attended by engineers, scientists and political decision-makers from more than 80 countries.

  • FAR 2019 ILOT

    2019-11-11 09:00:11
    From September 30th to October 3rd 2019, an international conference on space vehicles (FAR 2019) was held in Monopoly, Italy. This is the first edition of a new conference of the European Space Agency aimed at representatives of space agencies, industry, organisations, universities and research institutes.

  • FOI makes the world safer and more secure FOI

    2019-11-10 11:47:42
    FOI’s experts apply their unique competence in detecting nuclear weapons tests to make the world a safer place. Their detectors are part of a global system for rapid determination of whether and where a nuclear test has occurred.

  • CAE-NLR Workshop on Electric Aircraft CAE

    2019-11-04 12:00:00
    On November 5, 2019, Chinese Aeronautical Establishment (CAE) and Royal National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR) held the "CAE-NLR Workshop on Electric Aircraft" in Beijing.

  • View from the ATI: Not just another Accelerator ATI

    2019-11-04 11:36:34
    Rachel Power, the ATI’s Head of Strategy for Innovation & Engagement, reflects on the ATI Boeing Accelerator‘s first month. The accelerator is a three-month programme, aimed at world-class startups creating industry 4.0 and sustainability-enabling technologies, with the potential to bolster the growth and competitiveness of the UK aerospaceindustry.

  • New technology enables touch-free detection of bombs FOI

    2019-11-03 09:00:53
    When a suspicious object, for example a suitcase abandoned at an airline terminal, needs to be investigated, there is always a risk that someone might be injured. With new methods designed by FOI, explosives can be identified at a distance.

  • TsAGI performs T-106 WT pneumatic tests TsAGI

    2019-10-29 21:00:00
    #medialib# The upgrade and the regular validation ofthe experimental base objects form anintegral part ofactivities inthe Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute named after Professor N.E. Zhukovsky (amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”, NRC).

  • NASA Selects Minority-Serving Institutions to Advance Aerospace Manufacturing NASA - Aeronautics

    2019-10-29 20:02:00
    The Minority University Research and Education Project (MUREP) of NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement is partnering with the agency’s Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate to provide students at minority-serving institutions the education and experience needed to help address manufacturing needs in the U.S.

  • 2 FWO doctoral fellowships have been awarded to VKI PhD students VKI

    2019-10-29 13:56:03
    Tom De Bruyn and Domenico Fiorini We are pleased to announce that two Doctoral (PhD)Grant Strategic Basic Research have been awarded for 2 years by the FWO to PhD candidates enrolled in the VKI PhD programme,Tom de Bruyn and Domenico Fiorini.

  • TsAGI taking part in JARUS International Committee meeting TsAGI

    2019-10-28 21:00:00
    #medialib# Vladimir Shibayev, Director ofthe Center for the Examination and Certification ofAeronautical Equipment (CECAE) ofthe Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute named after Professor N.E. Zhukovsky (amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”, NRC), participated inaplenary meeting ofJARUS onthe development ofregulative documents for unmanned aerial systems (Joint Authorities for Rulemaking onUnmanned Systems— JARUS).

  • Student competition during the Space Trends 2019 conference ILOT

    2019-10-28 12:24:53
    ŁUKASIEWICZ – Institute of Aviation and the Warsaw University of Technology invite you to participate in the competition intended for students – participants of the 11th Development Trends in Space Propulsion Systems 2019 conference (November 14-15, 2019).

  • Problems of autonomous transport during Impact mobility 19′ ILOT

    2019-10-28 11:19:38
    On 9-10 October 2019 in the International Congress Centre in Katowice the Impact mobility rEVolution’19 conference took place. The event was a place of debate on zero-emission drives, autonomous transport, solutions for smart city and having a positive impact on the environment.

  • 10 years of the League of Friends of Polish Aviation ILOT

    2019-10-27 15:14:55
    On October 19, 2019, the ŁUKASIEWICZ – Institute of Aviation hosted a general, jubilee meeting of members to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the League of Friends of Polish Aviation (LPPL). During the meeting, topics related to the activities of the association taken over a decade, cooperation with educational institutions and development of interest in [.

  • Scientific and Technical Conference “95 Years of MESKO in the Service of the Homeland” ILOT

    2019-10-27 13:07:03
    On 24-25 October 2019, on the occasion of MESKO’s 95th anniversary, a conference devoted to the development of rocket and ammunition technology in Poland was held. ŁUKASIEWICZ – Institute of Aviation was represented at the event by the General Director, PhD.

  • Miguel Mendez and Alessia Simonini received the prestigious award 2019 from the Solvay company VKI

    2019-10-24 10:05:20
    Two VKI Phd Graduated in 2018 have been distinguished for their PhD works and received this prestigious award from the Solvay Company: Miguel Mendez (currently assistant professor at VKI) and Alessia Simonini (currently research engineer at VKI).

  • Aerospace R&D spurs up to £10billion of wider economic benefits ATI

    2019-10-23 09:58:40
    A new study released today by the Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) shows that investment in R&D within the aerospace industry helped to generate £10 billion of wider economic benefits to the UK in 2017 alone.

  • TsAGI’s Centenary in History: Т-109 supersonic Wind Tunnel TsAGI

    2019-10-22 21:00:00
    #medialib# Model of Su-27 in Т-109 WT T-109 WT external view October 1— 10, 1953 saw the first trial runs ofTsAGI’s T-109 large supersonic periodic Wind Tunnel (WT).

  • [ECAT] En-Core: environmentally compatible core engine technology research project JAXA - Aeronautics

    2019-10-22 08:30:00
    En-Core: environmentally compatible core engine technology research project The En-Core Project aims at establishing core engine technologies that reduce emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) and carbon dioxide (CO2). We named the project “En-Core,” meaning “Environmentally Compatible Core Engine”.

  • 44th Panel Business Week NATO AVT ILOT

    2019-10-21 08:19:22
    On October 7-9, 2019 in Trondheim, Norway, within the framework of the 44th NATO AVT Panel Meeting, a scientific symposium on “Hybrid-Electric Aero-Propulsion Systems for Military Applications” was organized. The symposium aimed at presenting to the potential users – operators from NATO countries, the real possibilities of hybrid-electric propulsion for aircraft applications as well as [.

  • The 16th Sino-Russian Conference on Fundamental Problems of Aircraft Aerodynamics, Flight Dynamics, Strength and Flight Safety was Successfully Held in Beijing CAE

    2019-10-16 12:00:00
    From 15 to 17 October, the 16th Sino-Russian Conference on Fundamental Problems of Aircraft Aerodynamics, Flight Dynamics, Strength and Flight Safety

  • Over 51,000 guests at the 10th Night at the Institute of Aviation ILOT

    2019-10-16 08:10:08
    The jubilee and record-breaking in terms of attendance, 10th Night at the Institute of Aviation is over. This year, the event was attended by over 51,000 enthusiasts of aviation and space – 8,000 people more than last year! The main theme of this year’s edition was space technology.

  • CAE released the Aerodynamic Verification Model CAE

    2019-10-14 12:00:00
    On October 15, 2019, the Chinese Aeronautical Establishment (CAE) issued the Aerodynamic Verification Model (CAE-AVM) during the 16th Sino-Russian Conference on Fundamental Problems of Aircraft Aerodynamics

  • This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 640480

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    The consortium is working in close cooperation and supported by Japanese mirror organizations, including the Society of Japanese Aerospace Companies (SJAC), the Japan Aircraft Development Corporation (JADC), the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), the University of Tokyo and Chubu Aerospace Industry and Technology Center (C-ASTEC).

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