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Apprentice Affiliate membership is now free!

By Hugo Dell

Apprentice Affiliate grade membership is now free thanks to a decision made by the Board of Trustees earlier this month. The RAeS has long recognised the importance of encouraging young people to pursue a career in the aviation and aeronautics industries and with the new governments focus on appre...

Society presents Heritage Award plaque to AgustaWestland Ltd

The plaque commemorates the company's one hundred-year contribution to the aerospace industry.

Next closing date to receive applications for new memberships, upgrades and professional registration is just around the corner!

Have you held the same membership grade for a while? Or have you been meaning to join us for a while but have never got around to it? Joining and upgrading your membership is easy – all you have to do is complete the online membership application form and submit it by the next closing date, 4 August...

A Look at the Past, Present and Future of Weapon Systems and Technologies

By Conferences and Events

The Weapon Systems and Technology Group have two more events planned for 2015, which will look back at past programmes, consider where we are now and look to future planning.

Senior RAF Commander advocates new and unprecedented levels of cooperation between industry and the MoD

By Gail Ward

Senior RAF Commander advocates new and unprecedented levels of cooperation between industry and the MoD

How can the UK retain its position as a world-leading deliverer of air power? In a recent Royal Aeronautical Society lecture dedicated to the memory of Sir Sydney Camm, Air Marshal Sir Baz North FRAeS supported the view that UK air power is highly relevant to UK thinking and that it will continue to...

What do Carol Vorderman MBE and sustainability have in common?

By Conferences and Events

Find out what the Women in Aviation and Aerospace Committee have planned for the rest of the year.