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  • Major opportunities and challenges for Europe’s defence industry FOI

    2019-04-22 07:48:20
    The European defence industry’s response to the increasing demand for military materiel is a particular focus of FOI’s second report in the Defence Economic Outlook series. The report connects the military expenditures of different countries to analysis of security policy and economics.


    2019-04-18 09:25:25
    The main objective of the project is to enable Polish plant products to enter new markets and increase their competitiveness by effectively responding to import requirements of new customers and improving the controls carried out by the Main Inspectorate of Plant Health and Seed Inspection, using modern crop inspection methods and laboratory tests.

  • FOI participates in defence research cooperation in space FOI

    2019-04-14 09:00:24
    FOI is participating in a satellite project with sensor systems that can discover and determine the position of satellites as well as other objects in space, including pure debris. The launch of Satellite SPARC-1 is at the beginningof May this year.

  • DLR/NASA Design Challenge dedicated to concepts for small aircraft and new technologies for regional air transport DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-04-11 12:36:07
    Radically reduce the energy consumption of an aircraft. Last year, a four-member team of students from Munich demonstrated how this could be achieved with the 'eRay' Aircraft Concept and, in doing so, revealed the creative potential of the younger generation in the DLR/NASA Design Challenge.

  • View from the ATI: SAE Aerotech Americas 2019 ATI

    2019-04-11 09:00:21
    ATI’s Technologist, Nour Eid, reports from presenting at Aerotech Americas and the opportunity to see the Boeing 787 FAL. Last month I travelled to Charleston, South Carolina, for SAE Aerotech Americas where I presented an overview of how the ATI is exploring the potential of disruptive technologies, some recent technological innovations in UK aerospace and […]

  • View from the ATI: UK Technology & Capability Showcase, Collins Aerospace ATI

    2019-04-07 08:44:16
    Mark Scully, our Head of Technology for Propulsion & Advanced Systems, gives his view on the UK Technology and Capability Showcase for Collins Aerospace, held last month in Charlotte, NC 25-27th March.

  • Royal predicate marks 100th anniversary of NLR-Netherlands Aerospace Centre NLR

    2019-04-07 08:04:26
    Press release, 8 April 2019 – His Majesty King Willem Alexander has awarded the Royal predicate to the Netherlands Aerospace Centre (NLR) in honour of its 100th anniversary. This prestigious designation is the crowning glory on NLR’s work as a […]

  • Confidence-building measures won’t stop an aggressor FOI

    2019-04-07 06:27:07
    The OSCE has numerous tools for preventing conflict between states that wish to avoid war. But if one side deliberately seeks war, there are several loopholes in the agreement between 57 states, writes FOI in a study commissioned by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

  • 100 years NLR! Knowledge powers the future NLR

    2019-04-04 08:06:20
    The post 100 years NLR! Knowledge powers the future appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • Archimedes 2019: Silver medal for ILR-33 Amber rocket creators ILOT

    2019-04-01 09:25:45
    On March 26-29, 2019, the 22nd Moscow International Salon of Inventions and Innovative Technologies “ARCHIMEDES 2019” took place. The Archimedes exhibition in Moscow is one of the largest and most famous world events of this type.

  • Aviation development strategy in Poland on the New Generation Aviation conference ILOT

    2019-04-01 08:39:24
    On March 27, 2019, the Novotel Warszawa Airport hotel hosted an international conference and exhibition “New Generation Aviation – strategies, technologies, solutions”. The Institute of Aviation was an official partner and an active participant of the event.

  • Institute of Aviation at the JARUS conference ILOT

    2019-03-31 13:33:09
    Thanks to the invitation made by the Civil Aviation Office, the Institute of Aviation took part in the JARUS (Joint Authorities for Rulemaking on Unmanned Systems) conference, held on March 25-29, 2019 at the International Congress Center in Katowice, which aims to create a legislative framework for legislation related to Unmanned Aerial Systems.

  • For business, for science, for the Polish economy. Łukasiewicz Research Network is being created ILOT

    2019-03-31 10:31:04
    On April 1, 2019 Łukasiewicz, the third largest research network in Europe, will be launched. Soon, using the achievements of 38 research institutes, Łukasiewicz will present a comprehensive offer for entrepreneurs. It will be available for start-ups, small and medium enterprises, as well as large corporations and champion market players.

  • Advantages and risks of regional defence cooperation FOI

    2019-03-31 07:19:17
    Defence cooperation in smaller groups has become a way to deal with the deterioration in European security. For Sweden, according to an FOI report, this involves prioritising those clusters that deliver the greatest benefits for its defence capability.

  • The first rocket conference in Poland ILOT

    2019-03-27 10:52:02
    The Polish Space Agency and the Institute of Aviation invite you to participate in the conference “Development and application of missile technologies in Poland – a new opening”, which will be held on April 16, 2019 at the Institute of Aviation.

  • Emission-free electric flight – current projects and technologies DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-03-27 09:59:07
    Electric flight opens up a new dimension in aviation and offers unprecedented opportunities for sustainable mobility in the future. A growing number of projects in both research institutions and industry are investigating how electric – and thus emission-free and low-noise – aircraft concepts can be implemented and which application scenarios are the most promising.

  • DLR tests digital communications technologies combined with additional navigation functions for the first time DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-03-26 10:14:28
    At the end of March 2019, the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) Falcon research aircraft will be taking off for what will be a world first in aviation.

  • New appointments to the Committee for Space and Satellite Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences ILOT

    2019-03-25 10:26:31
    On 22 March 2019, Professor Piotr Wolański ended his term of office as Chairman of the Space and Satellite Research Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences. He held this function for 16 years (four consecutive four-year terms, since 2002).

  • DLR researchers understand soot formation in engines DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-03-25 08:35:54
    Aviation is not only responsible for carbon dioxide emissions; it also causes other emissions that have an impact on climate change, in particular soot particles. These are produced both on the ground and at cruising altitudes, where they act as condensation nuclei for ice crystals and lead to the formation of contrails, which may linger in the sky as contrail cirrus clouds.

  • DLR implements test campaign for sectorless air traffic management DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-03-24 10:46:22
    Air traffic will continue to grow in the coming years, increasing the workload of air traffic controllers. Researchers at the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) have been examining what would happen if controllers viewed airspace as a whole, rather than continuing the current practice of dividing it into small areas known as 'sectors'.

  • TsAGI centenary in history: the Ilyushin Il-114 TsAGI

    2019-03-23 21:00:00
    The Ilyushin Il-114 took its first flight inthe end ofMarch 1990. Itisthe Soviet and Russian twin-engine turboprop airliner, designed for local routes.

  • Innovative system of flight stabilisation with the use of trimmers ILOT

    2019-03-21 10:39:28
    The aircraft flight stabilisation is being performed by the Flight Managements Systems, and that particular task by its part – autopilots. They are comparatively expensive and not all the aircrafts are equipped with them.

  • The largest wind tunnel in Poland in 4K technology ILOT

    2019-03-20 14:15:43
    The Institute of Aviation presented a film made during the flight tests of the Polish national ski jumping team, which took place in the largest wind tunnel in Poland. These are the first and only shots of this type presenting the research possibilities of this facility with the participation of athletes.

  • Landing on the deck of a ship – DLR continues its research into maritime helicopter missions DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-03-19 14:50:13
    The HEDELA (HElicopter DEck Landing Assistance) project is aimed at investigating, evaluating and improving maritime helicopter missions. It is a joint effort by the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) and the Fuhlendorf flight squadron of the German Federal Police.

  • TsAGI’s fundamental research in large transonic wind tunnel TsAGI

    2019-03-18 21:00:00
    Scientists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) conduct basic research toimprove the efficiency ofthe next generation commercial aircraft.

  • Europe to Australia in three hours in the aircraft of the future FOI

    2019-03-18 07:32:42
    Imagine being able to travel from Europe to Australia in three hours. In the European cooperation project, STRATOFLY, FOI has a key role in producing a propulsion system that will power future aircraft at speeds ten times faster than today’s.

  • TsAGI specialists design a large-scale model of the IL-276 TsAGI

    2019-03-17 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) completed the design oflarge-scale models ofthe prospective military transport aircraft IL-276.

  • TsAGI introduces new spin test facility TsAGI

    2019-03-16 21:00:00
    High-angle-of-attack flight may bring the aircraft tothe stall point and, asaconsequence, tothe spin. Tostudy these characteristics the aircraft models have wind tunnel tests with special installations that simulate critical modes bythe angle-of-attack rotation and angle-of-slideslip sensing.

  • View from the ATI: International Engagement ATI

    2019-03-14 15:19:40
    It’s been another busy week at the ATI for Scott Pendry, Head of International R&D and Policy Engagement. Find out what Scott has been up to this week as he reflects on the many plates he keeps spinning.

  • TsAGI centenary in the history of aviation: the Yakovlev Yak-141 TsAGI

    2019-03-13 21:00:00
    The Yak-141 made its first flight inMarch9, 1986. Itwas designed asamulti-purpose supersonic all-weather carrier-capable airliner ofvertical takeoff/landing (VLOT). Ithad tobecome the world’s first supersonic VTOLfighter.

  • The Sukhoi Su-57: TsAGI’s innovative solutions TsAGI

    2019-03-12 21:00:00
    The prototype aircraft T-50 first caught the air inthe beginning of2010. Itwas the Russian fifth generation multirole jet fighter, developed bythe Sukhoi Design Bureau within the PAK FAproject (Prospective Aeronautical Complex ofFront-line Air forces).The fighter isknown asthe Su-57now.

  • NLR and everis ADS boost ATM solutions NLR

    2019-03-12 09:56:04
    The post NLR and everis ADS boost ATM solutions appeared first on Netherlands Aerospace Centre.

  • Flight safety is the focus area for the leading center of aeronautical science TsAGI

    2019-03-11 21:00:00
    Flight dynamics and flight control have always been one ofthe major directions ofscientific research for the Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”). The Institute’s specialists make analysis ofaircraft stability and control, control algorithm synthesis, etc.

  • TsAGI participates in the XXI Winter School on Continuum Mechanics TsAGI

    2019-03-10 21:00:00
    Continuum mechanics deals with the basics equations ofmotion that governs the mechanics ofboth solid and fluid objects innature. This science isextremely important inaerospace engineering.

  • DLR at JEC World 2019 in Paris DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-03-10 17:32:37
    As part of JEC World 2019, the leading European trade fair for fibre-composite technology, the German Aerospace Center (DLR) is presenting its current research projects from 12 to 14 March 2019 in Paris.

  • ICAF 2019 ILOT

    2019-03-10 13:00:03
    The 36th Conference & 30th Symposium of the International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue and Structural Integrity will be held on June 2-7, 2019 in Cracow, Poland. The organizers of the event are International Committee on Aeronautical Fatigue and Structural Integrity (ICAF) and Institute of Aviation.

  • 14th National Rotorcraft Forum ILOT

    2019-03-10 11:00:23
    We cordially invite you to attend the 14th National Rotorcraft Forum – the scientific conference and social meeting of people interested in the rotorcraft field. This is the next National Rotorcraft Forum, which the first of took place in 1995.

  • 10th European Forum for Marketing of Scientific and Research Organizations ILOT

    2019-03-10 10:48:32
    On 7-8 November 2019, the 10th European Forum for Marketing of Scientific and Research Institutions will be held at the Institute of Aviation. This year’s jubilee Forum will be an opportunity for discussion and exchange of views in the field of marketing of scientific and research institutions.

  • TsAGI studies conditions for the Arctic transport TsAGI

    2019-03-09 21:00:00
    One ofthe State’s key priorities today isthe development ofthe Arctic Region. This isnot only the development ofthe richest raw-materials base, but also the creation ofsocial and economic guarantees for the population, improving the system ofthe emergency medical aid, equipping itwith the advanced features.

  • Marshal of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship Adam Struzik visited the Institute of Aviation ILOT

    2019-03-07 13:20:25
    On March 7, 2019, the Institute of Aviation was visited by the Marshal of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship, Adam Struzik and the Director of the Department of Regional Development and European Funds in the Marshal Office of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship Regional Council, Marcin Wajda.

  • Novel Blood-Brain Barrier Model Opens the Door for Advances in Medical and Biopharmaceutical Research NRC

    2019-03-06 15:24:27
    - NRC researcher Dr. Anna Jezierski

  • “Operation of unmanned aircraft systems” conference summary ILOT

    2019-03-06 13:27:18
    On March 6, 2019, the Institute of Aviation hosted the participants of the conference “Operation of Unmanned Aerial Systems”. The director of the Center of Space Technologies, Leszek Loroch, addressed a welcome speech to all participants on behalf of the director of the Institute of Aviation.

  • DLR tests a new Multiple Remote Tower concept DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-03-06 10:19:16
    Since the invention of the Remote Tower concept by the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in 2002, the idea has made great progress and is now being used for remote air traffic control, initially at small airports in Sweden and Germany.

  • A more nuanced view of Russian electronic warfare FOI

    2019-03-05 10:31:46
    Russia’s electronic warfare capability has developed powerfully in the last ten years. This applies to both offensive and defensive methods. But, as a FOI report discloses, what attracts most attention are offensive capabilities, often because of ignorance.

  • Turkey’s relations with NATO and control over northern Syria FOI

    2019-03-05 10:07:32
    Two FOI reports describe the contacts that Turkey, a NATO member, has with Russia, and the collision course that the USA and Turkey are on in north-eastern Syria.

  • TsAGI centenary in history: Chelyuskin rescue mission TsAGI

    2019-03-04 21:00:00
    The Chelyskin rescue mission lasted for more than three months from the middle February tothe middle April in1934. The Soviet steamship Chelyuskin was reinforced tonavigate through polar ice and became ice-bound inArctic waters with crew and passengers onboard.

  • TsAGI delegation at Aero India 2019 TsAGI

    2019-03-03 21:00:00
    The leadership ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) participated inthe 12-th International Aero India 2019Exhibition.

  • Russian A2/AD capability overrated FOI

    2019-03-03 08:03:59
    Western nations are concerned about Russia’s capability to prevent – from a distance – an enemy’s access to a geographic area (A2/AD). A new FOI report, “Bursting the bubble?” describes the danger as exaggerated and analyzes several possible countermeasures.

  • TsAGI scientists develop a set of measures to improve the efficiency of an experiment TsAGI

    2019-03-02 21:00:00
    One ofthe priorities ofthe modern theoretical and experimental aerodynamics iswind-tunnel tests upgrading. Itwill increase the experimental accuracy, its informational value and simultaneously reduce costs.

  • FOI tests for safer and longer battery life FOI

    2019-02-26 12:32:17
    Increasing numbers of military systems and vehicles rely on batteries for electricity. To build the knowledge base of the Armed Forces, among others, FOI has begun research on extending battery life and minimising the risk of fire and explosion.

  • Promotion of Polish space projects at the S&TS COPUOS meeting in Vienna ILOT

    2019-02-26 09:35:00
    On February 11-22, 2019, Prof. Piotr Wolański, Chairman of the Space and Satellite Research Committee of the Polish Academy of Sciences, chaired the Polish delegation at the meeting of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee of the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS) in Vienna.

  • Investing in innovation: Oleet sales skyrocket with omega-3-enriched dairy NRC

    2019-02-25 17:48:53
    - Support from NRC IRAP allowed Oleet Processing to work with a graduate student from the University of Saskatchewan to study the effects of extruded flaxseed on a cow's health, as well as on milk production, over the course of many months.

  • Institute of Aviation involved in the discussion on the application of advanced UAV services in the energy sector ILOT

    2019-02-25 09:28:29
    On February 20, 2019, a meeting was held at the Ministry of Energy on the current technical capabilities of drones and key barriers hampering the demand for mature UAV services in the power sector.

  • Economic mission in Israel ILOT

    2019-02-24 09:15:56
    On January 27-30, 2019, a Polish economic mission to Israel (Tel Aviv) took place in order to establish a partnership between Polish and Israeli entities operating in the space sector. The Institute of Aviation was represented by Mariusz Kacprzak, head of the Remote Sensing Department.

  • TsAGI tests over-wing intake model of perspective engine TsAGI

    2019-02-23 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) completed the aerodynamic model testing ofthe air intake ofprospective aviation engine ofhigh bypass ratio.

  • TsAGI’s book, devoted to powered lift systems, goes out TsAGI

    2019-02-20 21:00:00
    How can weimprove aircraft’s takeoff and landing, maneuvering and cruise performance? One ofthe most effective ways istoapply powered lift systems.

  • TsAGI mobile measuring systems are included on the National Register of Measuring Equipment. TsAGI

    2019-02-19 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) developed unique mobile measuring systems (MMS), including for the purposes ofthe ditching research.

  • TsAGI develops a measuring unit for air-conditioning systems TsAGI

    2019-02-18 21:00:00
    Acabin air-conditioning system provides inthe aircraft’s cabin acceptable for passengers pressure and temperature. One ofthe system’s important requirements isasfollows. The air speed atthe head ofapassenger shall not exceed 10cm/s.

  • NASA Tests Urban Drone Traffic Management in Nevada, Texas NASA - Aeronautics

    2019-02-18 19:15:00
    NASA has selected two organizations to host the final phase of its four-year series of increasingly complicated technical demonstrations involving small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), commonly known as drones.

  • TsAGI members are among the winners of the XIX All-Russian Competition “Engineer of the Year” TsAGI

    2019-02-17 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) became finalists ofthe 19th All-Russian Competition “Engineer ofthe Year 2018.”

  • Defence of the doctoral thesis of Paweł Abratowski, M.Sc. ILOT

    2019-02-17 09:12:19
    On February 12, 2019, a public defense of Paweł Abratowski’s PhD thesis on: “Numerical analysis of dynamic cooperation of the system: multi-barrelled machine gun – column” took place. The doctoral thesis is supervised by Prof.

  • A delegation of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation visits TsAGI. TsAGI

    2019-02-16 21:00:00
    Adelegation ofthe Ministry ofEducation and Science ofthe Russian Federation visited the Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) inFebruary14.

  • Lidar for greenhouse gases measurement ONERA

    2019-02-14 23:40:29

  • The NRC at the congress of the Francophone association for knowledge (ACFAS) NRC

    2019-02-14 18:50:59
    - The annual ACFAS congress (in French only) is the largest francophone gathering of science and knowledge, welcoming thousands of researchers from about thirty countries across multiple disciplines. Since 1933, the francophone scientific community has been attending the congress to present their recent breakthroughs, stay up-to-date on the latest research developments, discuss current challenges, and exchange ideas with peers, associations, and participating organizations – all in French, bien sûr!

  • Quantum computing at the temple of science NRC

    2019-02-14 16:15:34
    - The future of computing is fast approaching and Canada is leading the charge: quantum computers are widely expected to revolutionize entire categories of complex data analysis and computation. D‑Wave Systems, a Canadian firm based in Vancouver and the undisputed world leader in developing and delivering quantum annealing computer systems and software, is working with the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) to road‑test a cutting‑edge quantum computing system across the Government of Canada data science community.

  • Lidar for greenhouse gases measure ONERA

    2019-02-13 23:40:33

  • TsAGI centenary in the history of aviation: the MiG-21 TsAGI

    2019-02-13 21:00:00
    The Ye2 took its first flight from the airfield inZhukovsky (Moscow region) inFebruary14, 1954. Itwas the first prototype ofthe future supersonic third-generation jet fighter MiG-21. The test pilot G.K. Mosolov flew the aircraft.

  • DLR in 2019 – Research for the Energy Transition, environment-friendly aviation and a greater understanding of the Universe DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-02-13 08:28:00
    On 14 February 2019, the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) presented some of its planned research and management activities for 2019 at its annual press conference in Berlin.

  • Taking a “measured” risk: how Opsens broke into the medical industry NRC

    2019-02-12 21:04:12
    - According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more people die each year from cardiovascular disease than from any other cause.

  • TsAGI completes next stage testing of the advanced executive jet TsAGI

    2019-02-12 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) completed the aerodynamic testing ofthe new high-lift wing ofthe executive subsonic aircraft with the original name “Tadpole” (“Golovastik”).

  • The National Research Council of Canada and Aspect Biosystems work toward new ways to deliver therapeutics to the brain, the holy grail of biopharmaceutical sciences NRC

    2019-02-12 15:26:53
    - The National Research Council of Canada and Aspect Biosystems are working to develop new therapeutic models that could lead to improved treatments in the future and better outcomes for patients suffering from brain disease.

  • Empowering women in chemistry through mentorship and networking NRC

    2019-02-11 15:09:36
    - Panel discussion marks the centennial of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

  • Honorary distinctions of the Governor of the Moscow Region for TsAGI scientists TsAGI

    2019-02-10 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) received awards ofthe Governor ofthe Moscow Region, Andrey Vorobiev.

  • Meet YiSi, a machine translation teacher who cracks down (nicely) on errors in meaning NRC

    2019-02-10 17:51:13
    - Most Canadians have seen bad machine translations based on word-for-word equivalents that can lead to confusion and can sometimes be quite funny.

  • NASA's Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel Releases 2018 Annual Report NASA - Aeronautics

    2019-02-07 22:16:00
    The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP), an advisory committee that reports to NASA and Congress, issued its 2018 annual report Friday examining the agency’s safety performance over the past year and highlighting accomplishments, issues and concerns.

  • Collaboratively overcoming airport crises more quickly DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-02-07 09:35:07
    The onset of winter at the airport – heavy snowfall is forecast, so restricted operations can be expected for several hours. To ensure that the processes continue to run smoothly even during severe weather events in winter, close coordination and cooperation between all key players at the airport are essential.

  • TsAGI participates in MAI Doors Open Day TsAGI

    2019-02-06 21:00:00
    The best way tobring talented and highly-qualified personnel toyour organization istotrain them yourself! The employer-sponsored education isaimed atit.

  • TsAGI explores spacecraft motion in the Mars atmosphere TsAGI

    2019-02-04 21:00:00
    Isthere life onMars? The Earth people have been interested inthis question from the earliest times. The “Martian fever” has been running high since the end ofthe XIXcentury.

  • Thales Alenia Space and French aerospace research center ONERA sign cooperation agreement ONERA

    2019-02-04 11:40:41

  • UAV Show 2018 : ONERA presents its drone offer ONERA

    2019-02-04 11:40:41

  • A new civil aeronautics director ONERA

    2019-02-04 11:40:41

  • ONERA accelerometers: NASA launches new satellites ONERA

    2019-02-04 11:40:41

  • AL 13 : Aerospace Control Systems ONERA

    2019-02-04 11:40:41

  • Luc Vignaud rewarded by the NATO Scientific Council ONERA

    2019-02-04 11:40:41

  • First discovery of an exoplanet by the VLT/SPHERE ONERA

    2019-02-04 11:40:41

  • TsAGI studies lightweight convertible aircraft with modified empennage TsAGI

    2019-02-03 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) tested amodel ofalightweight convertible aircraft with modified empennage. The experiments were conducted inTsAGI’s low-speed wind tunnel.

  • Russia trains for war FOI

    2019-02-03 11:44:51
    Russian military exercises have become increasingly extensive during the last ten years, according to a report from FOI. Although Russia previously focused on managing small-scale conflicts, it now practices how to start and conduct large-scale war.

  • ASD Annual Meeting ILOT

    2019-02-03 06:39:43
    On the 30th of January, 2019 the representative of the Institute of Aviation participated in the annual meeting of ASD (AeroSpace and Defense Industries Association of Europe) in Brussels. The event was attended by over 150 members, who represented the aerospace industry active in the defense sector.

  • [Press release] JAXA and Boeing sign collaboration agreement JAXA - Aeronautics

    2019-01-31 02:00:00

  • TsAGI centenary in history: Balaklava wind-power station TsAGI

    2019-01-30 21:00:00
    Keen travelers are certainly familiar with the local unique trolley bus system inthe southern coast ofthe Crimea. One can find itenjoyable togobythis inexpensive and eco-friendly vehicle and see from the window mountain scenes.

  • TsAGI completes the VRT500 next stage testing TsAGI

    2019-01-29 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) together with the Design bureau “VR-Technologies” ofthe Russian Helicopters (State Corporation Rostec) conducted the second stage testing ofthe VRT500rotor, (the VRT 500is the light multi-purpose helicopter with coaxial rotors).

  • Unlocking the potential of biologics to put a bulls-eye on cancer NRC

    2019-01-29 19:55:22
    - Dr. Ali Tehrani, President and CEO of Zymeworks Inc.

  • Protecting aircraft from ice – new heating system makes ice 'sweat' DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-01-29 09:36:47
    Winter has arrived, and aircraft are suffering in the biting cold. As is the case with cars, ice can form on aircraft flight deck windows and flight instrument sensors. The wings are also among the critical points of aircraft, and icing can lead to significant aerodynamic penalties.

  • [JAXA Aeronautics Magazine] "FLIGHT PATH" No.22 JAXA - Aeronautics

    2019-01-29 08:30:00
    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. Latest issue: No.22 | 2018 WINTER New!

  • 2019: The International Year of Indigenous Languages NRC

    2019-01-27 16:22:16
    - More people speak an Aboriginal language at home than have an Aboriginal language as a mother tongue, especially among youth

  • Anna-Lena Österborg acting Director-General FOI

    2019-01-24 13:52:50
    The Swedish Government has appointed Deputy Director-General Anna-Lena Österborg to the position of Acting Director-General, from the 24th of January onwards, until a new Director-General has been appointed.

  • TsAGI continues to develop the “Elephant” aircraft TsAGI

    2019-01-23 21:00:00
    Specialists ofthe The Zhukovsky Central AeroHydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI, amember ofthe National Research Center “Zhukovsky Institute”) continue todevelop aprospective heavy transport aircraft “Elephant”.

  • Canada-United Kingdom Symposium on Ethics in Artificial Intelligence (EIAI-2019) NRC

    2019-01-23 16:04:56
    - The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) is pleased to co-organize the 2019 Canada-United Kingdom Symposium on Ethics in Artificial Intelligence (EIAI-2019) in partnership with Digital Catapult and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC).

  • Director-General Jan-Olof Lind appointed State Secretary to the Minister for Defence FOI

    2019-01-23 08:20:33
    FOI´s Director-General Jan-Olof Lind has been appointed new State Secretary to Peter Hultqvist, Minister for Defence. Jan-Olof Lind was Director-General at FOI until the 23rd of January.

  • Climate model shows that cleaner aircraft emissions reduce the climate impact of contrail cirrus DLR - Aeronautics

    2019-01-22 12:19:21
    Fewer soot particles in the exhaust stream of aircraft reduces the formation of ice crystals and therefore the climate impact of the resulting contrail cirrus. Halving the ice particles that form in the contrail decreases the climate-warming effect of the contrail cirrus by 20 percent.

  • 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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