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The successful load test of the FVA 29 mast
The successful load test of the FVA 29 mast

Shortly before the new year, we were able to perform the load test of the FVA 29 mast.

Structure Health Monitoring inside of the FVA 29 mast
Structure Health Monitoring inside of the FVA 29 mast

The Christmas season has begun, and while everywhere doors are opening, we plan to install some piezo-sensors in the FVA 29 mast.

The Harz mountain wave on FL230
The Harz mountain wave on FL230

Thursday, 23.11.2017 in facts: 1000 km car ride, 230 km cross country flying and about 7000 m climbing in 26 h

47 48 49 50 ! propeller test sucessfully finished
47 48 49 50 ! propeller test sucessfully finished

Concentrated looks at a digital display, continuous looks at the watch and the countdown is ticking.

FVA at the Idaflieg Alpes fligth training
FVA at the Idaflieg Alpes fligth training

A drive of about 700 km to southern Germany, snow covered glaciers shining in the distance, ski socks and warm boots.

FVA 29 propeller at the test bed
FVA 29 propeller at the test bed

It was a long wait untill this moment.

FVA this Thursday at the Introduction day of RWTH's student initiatives
FVA this Thursday at the Introduction day of RWTH's student initiatives

Beside our own aspirant recruitment we have participated in the “day of student initiatives” for a few semesters now, where we, together with the other initiatives, stand in front of the Super C to introduce ourselfes to new students.