China’s hypersonic wind tunnel

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) completed its first hypersonic wind tunnel flutter testing. By successfully conducting this test China is another step closer to bridge the technological gap with foreign companies. Especially for testing and designing new hypersonic vehicles, special test equipment is important. Hypersonic aircrafts are affected by hypersonic flow, aerodynamic heating and Read more…

Northwestern Polytechnical University and Airbus join forces in 3D printing

Northwestern Polytechnical University and Airbus signed a cooperation agreement on March 14, to work together on laser additive manufacturing technology (a 3D printing technology) focused on applications in the field of aviation. The cooperation signing ceremony was held at Northwestern University. Northwestern Polytechnical University Vice President WENG and Airbus China Chief Read more…