Category Archives: Research & Development

esc Aerospace performs UAV test flights in the Czech Republic
Following the design, development and procurement of the newest generation of dual purpose UAVs esc Aerospace has conducted field testing in early September 2015. The field trials were conducted for the purposes of recent UAV avionics and airframe upgrade verifications. Created for...
Norway Plans 2016 Hybrid Rocket Flight Test
Norway-based aerospace and defense company Nammo plans to conduct the first suborbital test flight, in 2016, of a hybrid motor aimed initially at powering next-generation sounding rockets and ultimately larger orbital launcher systems. Working with the Norwegian Andoya Space Center, Nammo is...
esc signed the OSRA-p contract
Within SAVOIR (http://savoir.estec.esa.int/), work is on-going since several years with the aim to define a reference architecture for space avionics, including the on-board software as well as hardware (see Figure 1). For the on-board software reference architecture (OSRA) the aim is to...