The world's only professional body dedicated to the entire aerospace community. Established in 1866 to further the art, science and engineering of aeronautics, the Society has been at the forefront of aerospace ever since.

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FORTHCOMING EVENTS

  • 23 Apr
    Society Event

    Ballantyne 2014 - Diversity in aerospace and aviation

    The Royal Aeronautical Society's annual careers awareness and information event, the Ballantyne, is aimed at 14-18 year-olds and is open to youth groups, school groups and individual guests and has become an important fixture in the aerospace calendar, providing inspirational careers information and advice and a chance to hear from early careers and experienced professionals about career opportunities and pathways in aerospace and aviation.

  • 24 Apr
    Branch Event

    Cobham Lecture Theatre, Poole House, Bournemouth University Talbot Campus,

    Christchurch Branch AGM and Special Lecture

  • 28 Apr
    HQ Lecture

    Aerodynamics Group Lecture: Train Aerodynamics

    This Aerodynamics Group Lecture will highlight the findings from a survey paper on railway train aerodynamics by Prof. Chris Baker of Birmingham University.

  • 29 Apr
    Named Lecture

    Handley Page Lecture 2014

    Established in 1963, this Named Lecture is run alternately with Cranfield. It honours Sir Frederick Handley Page CBE, HonFRAeS, in recognition of his many contributions to aviation, and in particular to safety and reliability in air transportation. After WW2 he was instrumental in setting up the College of Aeronautics at Cranfield, where he was a Governor up to the time of his death.

  • 30 Apr
    Society Event

    Education and Skills Seminar

    The ESC invites interested parties to join a special seminar at RAeS HQ on Wednesday 30 April 2014 which will see the launch of the committee’s new Work Programme. At the RAeS inaugural Education and Skills Conference there was a wide recognition of the shortage, both current and forecast, of sufficient personnel with the right skills, and of the need to build more effective links between the education sector (universities, colleges, and schools) and the aviation and aerospace industries. Th

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