by Tom Wilson - Airbus UK AlbatrossONE first took to the skies in early 2019 to show the feasibility of flying an aircraft with freely flapping wing tips, the fundamental feature of the “Semi Aeroelastic Hinge” technology. This presentation will overview the principles behind the technology, summarise the need for the AlbatrossONE small scale flying … Continue reading Collar Named Lecture: AlbatrossONE, Semi-Aeroelastic Hinge small scale flying demonstrator
Due to rapidly escalating health concerns relating to the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the RAeS Bristol Branch Lecture Series are cancelled until further notice. While this is disappointing, the safety of RAeS members, attendees and volunteers at our events is a priority for the RAeS Bristol Branch. We wish to assure all our … Continue reading COVID-19 UPDATE
By John Mason, Rolls-Royce The Bristol Branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society is pleased to announce that January’s lecture will be an update on the Bloodhound LSR project.Bloodhound LSR (Land Speed Record) is an ambitious project which aims to break the current record for a car of 763mph, with speeds of up to 1000mph possible … Continue reading Bloodhound – an update.