- Indian Air Force Modernisation;
- How Low Fuel Prices are Affecting Airlines;
- Should the UK Require the Compulsory Registration of All Drone Users;
- Plus the usual News, Comment, Insight and Society Business.
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✈ Radome – Intelligence/Analysis/Comment – A digest of the top aviation, aerospace and space news from the previous month.
✈ Antenna – Commentator Howard Wheeldon considers Finmeccanica’s name change to Leonardo.
✈ Transmissions – Your letters, emails, tweets and feedback.
✈ Indian Air Force Changing Dynamics – Neelam Mathews assesses the Indian Air Force’s modernisation efforts. Can private industry come to the rescue?
✈ Modernising Global ATM – Keith Hayward analyses efforts to modernise European and US air traffic management systems.
✈ Putting the Air in the Air Cadets at 75 – AVM Andy Turner explains the changes to flying in the UK’s ATC youth organisation.
✈ Crude Awakening – Bill Read considers the effect that the current low price of fuel has had on airlines and the international aviation industry.
✈ Drone Control – Bill Read reports on a recent RAeS conference which debated on whether the compulsory registration of all drone operators in the UK result in their safer operation?
✈ Patents in Europe – Big Changes Coming – could a new unitary European patent bring benefits for aerospace companies in protecting their IP?
✈ Mind Meld – Tim Robinson asks whether thought control be the final evolution of flight control?
• President and Chief Executive’s Message
• Book Reviews
• Library additions
• RAeS Wellington Branch in New Zealand
• Society history Part 6 – Post WW2
• Farnborough Branch Templer lecture
• Aerospace in Bedfordshire
• Corporate Partners
• RAeS Elections
✈ The Last Word – Professor Keith Hayward on the return of NASA’s X-Planes.
AEROSPACE is the flagship monthly publication of the Royal Aeronautical Society and is free to all members as part of their membership. It is written for aerospace professionals by aerospace professionals. Inaugurated in June 2013 and replacing the two earlier members’ monthly magazines, Aerospace International and The Aerospace Professional, AEROSPACE is features-led, agenda-setting, global in outlook, dynamic and forward looking. Each issue contains news and analysis as well as Society news and events, book reviews and news of members. Letters and feedback are positively encouraged.