13/02/2017

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Drone pilots

María Isabel Montero

Drones, or RPAS (Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems) as they are widely known, started off by being a small invention to which different possibilities and capabilities have been given depending on the needs of each specific moment…

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06/02/2017

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The first guidance systems

José Manuel González Rasero

An RC system similar to the ones employed for model aircraft was used to guide aircraft and even flying bombs as early as the beginning of the 20th century during the IWW. Later, a self-guidance system was…

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16/01/2017

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The Atlantic air crossing

Antonio Rodríguez-Laiz

Who was the first pilot to fly successfully across the Atlantic Ocean? In reality, there were several, each having his own merit, but all of them had a great deal of courage…

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21/12/2016

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Infographic / Airbus Beluga

Marketing & Communication

This infographic shows you some interesting data on the Airbus Beluga, including both the current model and the upcoming XL, along with some other curious facts…

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21/12/2016

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The aerospace industry in Colombia

Leonardo Mesa

The aerospace industry occupies a significant place in the Colombian economy. Aside from being a sector which has experienced double-digit growth in the last five years and being within the group of Latin American countries…

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05/12/2016

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The Rosetta probe’s legacy

María Isabel Montero

The Rosetta probe mission’s great success not only resides in the immense engineering challenge it involved, but also in the huge amount of data that has been obtained and provided…

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