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NASA simulates airflow around four-rotor drones

A simulation of the aerodynamics of a common four-propeller drone have been modeled by NASA.

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Perdix drone swarm demonstration

Footage of the release of Perdix drones over China Lake, California, USA, and the tracking of them as they autonomously home in on their targets.

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In this Issue - December 2016

The December 2016 issue is now available online! Packed full of news, interviews and features, including:

 

F-35C DT-III : This August, seven F-35Cs could be found arranged on the deck of the USS George Washington, marking the largest carrier contingent of Lightning IIs to operate from a ‘big deck’ large carrier to date, and signaling the third and final phase of developmental test

 

EMBRAER E2 : Embraer has passed through the 25% point in its 2,000-hour E2 trials campaign – its nine-prototype effort should see the next-generation airliner variants enter service in 2018, 2019 and 2020

 

NASA X-57 : Will NASA’s X-57 electric research airplane go down in history as the aircraft that helped define a new, greener, cleaner, electric age of aviation?

 

USAARL : The US Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory uses a unique flight simulator and instrumented research helicopter to quantify human factors in combat cockpits

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In this Issue - SHOWCASE 2017

The Aerospace Testing International Showcase 2017 issue is now available online! Packed full of news, interviews and features, including: 

 

COMBINED TEST TEAMS: The Combined Test Team approach improves efficiency through elimination of redundant testing, and is being deployed with increasing success in high-profile projects 

 

AIRBUS Q&A: Gilles Freaud, head of test instrumentation components at Airbus, discusses the testing challenges and trends facing Europe’s largest commercial aircraft manufacturer 

 

FAC CALIMA T-90: History was created earlier this year when the Colombian Air Force conducted wing static testing of its new trainer aircraft, the Calima T-90, marking the first full-scale aircraft test ever undertaken in Colombia

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The UK’s National Physical Laboratory has developed the first high temperature solid particle erosion test to incorporate metrology
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Embraer has passed through the 25% point in its 2,000-hour E2 trials campaign – its nine-prototype effort should see the next-generation airliner variants enter service in 2018, 2019 and 2020
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Will NASA’s X-57 electric research airplane go down in history as the aircraft that helped define a new, greener, cleaner, electric age of aviation?
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Meet Rens Ubels, principal project engineer in the structures testing and evaluation department at the Netherlands Aerospace Centre
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History was created earlier this year when the Colombian Air Force conducted wing static testing of its new trainer aircraft, the Calima T-90, marking the first full-scale aircraft test ever undertaken in Colombia
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