In the July 2017 edition of AEROSPACE, the RAeS monthly flagship magazine:
- Rolls-Royce Gears up for the Next Generation of Aero-Engines;
- Does the UK have What it Takes to Develop its Own Spaceport?;
- Air Traffic Control Systems for Small UAVs;
- Plus the usual News, Comment, Insight and Society Business.
✈ Radome – Intelligence/Analysis/Comment – A digest of the top aviation, aerospace and space news from the previous month.
✈ Antenna − Commentator Howard Wheeldon on the implications of Brexit and the British General Election for UK aerospace in Europe.
✈ Transmissions − Your letters, emails, tweets and feedback.
✈ Plane Speaking − An interview with Air Power Association President AM Greg Bagwell, RAF (Rtd).
✈ Going Dutch with CAE − How the Royal Netherlands Air Force has big plans for synthetic environments.
✈ UK Spaceports − Does the UK have what it takes to deliver commercial spaceflight by 2020?
✈ Pioneering the Future − New materials, powered gearboxes and virtual reality – Rolls-Royce develops aero engines for the 2020s and beyond.
✈ Back to the Baltic − Sweden refocuses its military forces back to defending its homeland.
✈ Cross Sky Traffic − The latest progress on a new type of air traffic control – for UAVs.
✈ A400M Photo Competition − A400M photo contest takes off.
✈ Ballantyne 1997-2017 − The Society’s Ballantyne schools careers event celebrates 20 years of the RAeS Careers Department.
• President and Chief Executive’s Message
• Book Reviews
• Library Additions
• 2017 Annual Banquet
• Corporate Partners
• Filton Low-Speed Wind Tunnel
• YPN in the Spotlight
• RAeS Elections
✈ The Last Word − Keith Hayward predicts that for UK airlines, the Brexit battle is just beginning.
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.