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Welcome to the home page of the Adelaide Section of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). The AIAA is an international organisation with a mission to advance the state of aerospace science, engineering, and technological leadership around the world.

The Adelaide Section supports AIAA’s mission by:

  • Raising awareness and interest in aerospace developments through the presentation of topical talks to the aerospace community
  • Coordinating major events such as visits by international aviation and space experts under the AIAA Distinguished Lecturer Program
  • Cooperating with other local aerospace and engineering organisations to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes
  • Encouraging and facilitating student interest in aerospace careers through outreach and support of primary, high school and university groups

The Adelaide Section was formed in 2002 and is one of only two AIAA Sections outside the United States (together with the Sydney Section established in 1998). The Section works closely with the AIAA Student Branch located within the School of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Adelaide.

Section activities are coordinated by a Council composed of AIAA members from Industry, Government and University. Meetings are typically held every two months. Local AIAA members wishing to join the Council are invited to contact the Chair.

The support of the Adelaide Section by AIAA Headquarters and the School of Mechanical Engineering is gratefully acknowledged.

 Announcements

Event Summary - Richard Jones - "OpenFOAM in Industry: A Trust Exercise" - 29th of July 2015 - 6:15pm Attachment
by Mr Mark J Ramsey
 23/08/2015 10:23 PM
 
Event Summary - Dual Presentation - ISU SHSSP Information Session and Josh Richards talk - 17th August 2015 Attachment
by Mr Mark J Ramsey
 23/08/2015 10:22 PM
 
Upcoming Event - Hayabusa-2 Asteroid Sample Return Mission - Ian Tuohy - 2nd September 2015 Attachment
by Mr Mark J Ramsey
 11/08/2015 8:59 PM
 
Election of New Council Members 
by Mr Mark J Ramsey
 1/07/2015 8:30 PM
 
Event Summary - Astronaut Sandra Magnus visit to Adelaide 19-20 May 2015 Attachment
by Mr Mark J Ramsey
 3/06/2015 3:12 PM
 
(More Announcements...)

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2/09/2015 6:15 PM   Upcoming Event - Hayabusa 2 Asteroid Sample Return Mission - Ian Tuohy Attachment
Synopsis The Hayabusa-2 mission is being conducted by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) and follows the highly successful Hayabusa-1 mission which culminated in the return of asteroid material to the Woomera Test Range in June 2010. The...
30/09/2015 6:00 PM   Council Meeting - All Members Welcome 
 

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