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•    Providing specialist information & act as a central forum for the exchange of ideas
•    Playing a leading role in influencing opinion on aerospace matters 

Whether you are a Society member, industry participant or enthusiast, we have a wealth of information to keep you updated on current industry and Society news, as well as latest technologies and topical debates.  Our blogs, magazines, journals, papers and podcasts between them cover all aspects of the aviation and aerospace community.

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    Our blogs aim to keep both Society members and the public informed about latest industry stories and Society news. You can also catch up on our evening lectures by listening to our podcasts.

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    The National Aerospace Library is one of the Society's oldest assets, and is constantly growing. Explore our catalogue, read our book reviews and even adopt a book.



Bernard Oliver ‘Ollie’ Heath, of Mickleton near Evesham, one of Britain’s most accomplished post-war designers of military fast jets, died on 11 August 2014, aged 89.

Lecture Report: Rosetta - How We Landed on a Comet

By Conferences and Events

Lecture Report: Rosetta - How We Landed on a Comet

Pat Norris FRAeS, a member of the Space Group, has written a report on the lecture given by Andrea Accomazzo examining the Rosetta Mission.

SPECIAL MEMBER OFFER – Join MCCC immediately for less than half price

By Emma Bossom

SPECIAL MEMBER OFFER – Join MCCC immediately for less than half price

RAeS Members can enjoy huge discounts on a summer of cricket at Lord’s Cricket Ground as a Middlesex County Cricket Club member in 2015.

Career FLIGHTPATH LIVE March 2015 - launch event report

By RAeS Careers

On Friday 6 March 2015, the Royal Aeronautical Society launched its new Spring recruitment fair – Career FLIGHTPATH LIVE. Over 300 attendees took full advantage of this excellent opportunity to discuss career pathways with a number of exhibitors from across the aviation and aerospace sectors.

In the latest AEROSPACE magazine - April 2015

In the latest AEROSPACE magazine - April 2015

In the April 2015 edition of AEROSPACE, the RAeS monthly flagship magazine: Illusions of safety, Heli-Expo report, pooling Europe's Reaper drones and making the most of continued professional development. Plus the usual news, comment, insight and Society business.

Your opinion matters

By RAeS Publications Team

Your opinion matters

We are seeking feedback on our monthly publications to ensure that quality is maintained and reader expectations met. A short online survey is now live and we welcome feedback from members and subscribers alike.