AEROSPACE Magazine – June 2017 Edition, from the Royal Aeronautical Society

Aerospace 201706_lresIn the June 2017 edition of AEROSPACE, the RAeS monthly flagship magazine:

  • A Preview of the 2017 Paris Air Show;
  • How Inzpire is Revolutionising UK Defence Training;
  • An Interview with Nigel Whitehead, Group MD, Programmes & Support, BAE Systems;
  • Can the Low-Cost Airline Model be Adapted for Long-Haul Operations?;
  • Plus the usual News, Comment, Insight and Society Business.

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LHR Branch Circulates the List of Selected Aviation Events in Southwest England in June 2017

The RAeS Heathrow Branch circulates the selected list of June 2017 aviation events in the Southwest England area. Please be aware that the Royal Aeronautical Society HQ nor the RAeS Heathrow Branch is the organiser of following events. Please contact the indicated organiser(s) if you have any questions or queries. We recommend you double check event details, especially any potential last minute changes before making or commencing any journey plans. Continue reading

ITV Concluded Newest Series of Heathrow: Britain’s Busiest Airport

ITV has concluded the third series of Heathrow: Britain’s Busiest Airport on the 24th May 2017.  This new three-part documentary series, explores life behind the scenes at Europe’s biggest and busiest airport. Filmed over five months of Heathrow’s busiest year ever, with more than 76 million passengers, the series follows Heathrow’s army of 76,000 staff – from plumbers, to pilots, to police – as they transport 200,000 passengers a day, and race to get thousands of planes away on time. Continue reading

RAeS Heathrow Branch Concluded the 2016/17 Lecture Season

On the 27th April 2017, the Royal Aeronautical Society Heathrow Branch convened the last meeting of the 2016/17 season – 2017 Annual General Meeting and Film show. In the 2016/17 season, the Branch delivered a greatly-received and eclectic lecture programme – achieved the highest response among our members in 15 year history. To the lectures themselves, and a programme of presentations that was consciously chosen to have less historical subject matter, as the number of younger attendees grows in the Branch. Continue reading

AEROSPACE Magazine – May 2017 Edition, from the Royal Aeronautical Society

Aerospace 201705_lresIn the May 2017 edition of AEROSPACE, the RAeS monthly flagship magazine:

  • ESA’s BepiColombo Mission Gets Set for Mercury;
  • On the Record with Gulfstream Aerospace President;
  • Minding the Challenges of Mental Health;
  • The Vital Role of Aerospace in Humanitarian Relief Operations;
  • Plus the usual News, Comment, Insight and Society Business.

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LHR Branch Circulates the List of Selected Aviation Events in Southwest England in May 2017

The RAeS Heathrow Branch circulates the selected list of May 2017 aviation events in the Southwest England area. Please be aware that the Royal Aeronautical Society HQ nor the RAeS Heathrow Branch is the organiser of following events. Please contact the indicated organiser(s) if you have any questions or queries. We recommend you double check event details, especially any potential last minute changes before making or commencing any journey plans. Continue reading

RAeS Heathrow Branch Successfully Concluded the Final Lecture of the 2016/17 Season

On the 13th April 2017, the Royal Aeronautical Society Heathrow Branch successfully concluded the final lecture of the 2016/2017 season at the British Airways Waterside Theatre. The lecture, presented by John Thorpe, a former BAC Flight Test Engineer and was entitled ‘BAC1-11 Initial Flight Trials‘. Mr Thorpe, a man with a great story to share, took the audiences back in time for the evening. Continue reading

AEROSPACE Magazine – April 2017 Edition, from the Royal Aeronautical Society

Aerospace 201704_lresIn the April 2017 edition of AEROSPACE, the RAeS monthly flagship magazine:

  • Dubai’s Flying Taxis;
  • The Importance of Regional Airlines;
  • Airbus Helicopters’ New Generation of Rotorcraft;
  • How the UK is Working with Turkey to Develop a New Indigenous Stealth Fighter;
  • Plus the usual News, Comment, Insight and Society Business.

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LHR Branch Circulates the List of Selected Aviation Events in Southwest England in April 2017

The RAeS Heathrow Branch circulates the selected list of April 2017 aviation events in the Southwest England area. Please be aware that the Royal Aeronautical Society HQ nor the RAeS Heathrow Branch is the organiser of following events. Please contact the indicated organiser(s) if you have any questions or queries. We recommend you double check event details, especially any potential last minute changes before making or commencing any journey plans. Continue reading