Member MRAeS

The benchmark entry standard is an Honours degree plus at least four years' appropriate experience in the aeronautical or aviation industry. However, non-degree holders with at least fifteen years of experience in the industry (of which seven should be in a position of responsibility).

For full details of the requirements for Member, please see the Member section of the Membership Handbook.

Engineers may also be eligible to apply for Chartered Engineer or Incorporated Engineer. Please visit the pages on registration for details.

Application Process

Your application can be made online by clicking the apply now link below. After registering your details you will be asked supporting documentation including:

* CV showing detailed work history
* Evidence of qualifications (if applicable)
* Organisational chart
* 2 x referees (who do not need to be members of the Society but must know you in a professional capacity)

Fees for 2018

Application Fee: £73.00*
Upgrade/ Transfer Fee: £53.00*
Subscription Fee: £58.00**

*please note the application or upgrade/transfer fee will be waived if you are currently working for a Corporate Partner of the Royal Aeronautical Society.
**for applications received from the 1st October and are valid until 31st December.

Closing dates for applications

2018 Closing dates

27 November 2018 

2019 Closing dates

29 January

19 March

7 May

25 June

10 September

26 November


If you're already a Member (MRAeS), add it to your LinkedIn profile to let your colleagues and peers know and proudly display your RAeS membership.

Get in touch with the Membership Team on or +44 (0)20 7670 4384/4400


I find the Society a useful way to meet interesting new people and learn new things.

Sophie Robinson MRAeS, Rotary Wing Flight Dynamics Tutor, ETPS MOD Course NTS