Log in to use our free company, program and sector update tracker feature.
 

May 2006 edition

Wind of change blows European aerospace research integration forward

Three national aerospace research organisations have taken a major step towards the integration of the wind tunnel facilities of France, Germany and The Netherlands.

The Dutch National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR), the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the French Office National d'Études et de Recherches Aérospatiales (ONERA) have signed a co-operation agreement. The agreement aims to cut costs and shorten test results’ delivery times.

The ultimate goal of this new European co-operation is the integrated operation of wind tunnel facilities which are intensively used by leading aerospace companies worldwide.

DNW and ONERA will perform joint activities involving technical co-operation, and also involving marketing and acquisition of contracts for their wind tunnel services. The agreement sh....

Full report (179 words) is available by subscription:  

Tell a friend/colleague about this story:

 

Subscribers are able to access the full text of articles on this web site, and in a downloadable PDF newsletter. If you have a subscription already then please log in, otherwise see our latest subscription offers.

Enhanced listings:


TenCate Advanced Composites
TenCate Advanced Composites is a leading provider of thermoset and thermoplastic prepregs to the aerospace industry.

United Performance Metals
A global distributor and processor of titanium products for over 40 years, and a leading supplier to the aerospace industry.

USA Borescopes
USA Borescopes is a global supplier of world class visual inspection equipment. We are the one stop source for aviation professionals.

Bodycote
The world's leading provider of thermal processing services to aerospace primes and their supply chains.

Oerlikon Balzers Coating AG
Oerlikon Balzers is one of the world’s leading suppliers of surface technologies

See our advertising tariff.

 

12
data pages remaining in monthly quota for non-subscribers

© Copyright of Airframer Limited, operated under licence by Stansted News Limited 2017. Terms & Conditions of reading.