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Taiwan's aerospace on show - TADTE report


New UAVs, precision manufacturing and tapping into growth in Asia-Pacific air travel were some of the themes at Taiwan’s premier aerospace show. TIM ROBINSON reports from the recent Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology Exhibition (TADTE)

Merchandise and Proceedings Sale

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Sale now on Merchandise and Conference Proceedings

How is the Future of Flight Simulation Changing? Get involved using #futureflightsim on Twitter!

The Flight Simulation Group will be presenting their second conference of the year in joint partnership with the Young Person's Group in November 2015.


Sir John Horlock died peacefully in hospital on 22 May. He was 87 years old. His life had been rich and full and he will be remembered as a leader in education and in the fluid dynamics and thermodynamics of turbomachinery and powerplant.

Light Aircraft Design 2015

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Join the General Aviation Group for their annual Light Aircraft Design Conference in November 2015

Contrail-cirrus, other non-CO2 effects and Smart Flying - workshop programme released

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Contrail-cirrus, other non-CO2 effects and Smart Flying - workshop programme released

Environmental experts from academia and the industry will meet to discuss the potential for reducing the climate impact of aviation by tactical flying.



  • 7 Sep
    HQ Lecture

    The Vickers Wellington

    This lecture will be delivered by Dr Steve Bond, who will be talking about the Vickers Wellington, the only RAF bomber to serve in its original role from the first day of the European war to the last, and to serve as such in every theatre of World War II in a wide variety of roles.

  • 7 Sep
    Branch Event

    RAF Air-to-Air Missiles- The First 30 Years

    Covers the 50s period when Fireflash was developed, together with Aberporth Range & LLanbedr airfield, goes in the 60s period with Lightning )Firestreak & Red Top), then to Phantom (Sparrow III & Sidewinder) (70s) and finishes with Skyflash (Tornado ADV)(80s). Also firing AAMs against Jindivik in Aberporth Range operating from Valley, and high-level firings against Stilletto high-speed tgts.

  • 8 Sep
    Branch Event

    Stobart Air

    Southend Branch