#Aerodynamics – Wind Tunnel Tests

Over 170 runs… Now you will see concrete things ? Don’t miss the movie ? of the wind tunnel tests performed at German Aerospace Center (DLR), as part of the #aerodynamics topic investigated in the RETALT project. #Space#RETALT#Reusability#H2020#RetroPropulsion#ResearchAndInnovation#Technologies#VTVL#RETALT1#RETALT2#Aerodynamics#WindTunnelTests

#Reference Configurations

This week, get to know the 2 configurations investigated in the RETALT project ! #RETALT #Reusability #H2020 #RetroPropulsion #ResearchAndInnovation #Technologies #VTVL #RETALT1 #RETALT2

News to be announced !

Starting this week we will inform your about the progress in the project. Each week will cover a different research area we are investigating.• Reference Configurations• Aerodynamics• Aerothermodynamics• Flight Dynamics and Guidance Navigation and Control (GNC)• Structures• Mechanisms• Thermal Protection Systems (TPS) #RETALT #Reusability #H2020 #RetroPropulsion #ResearchAndInnovation #Technologies #VTVL

The mission to build a reusable launcher for Europe

The mission to build a reusable launcher for Europe Launch vehicles – or rockets – are essential to deliver satellites and space probes into space. Once they’ve served their purpose, they’re typically disposed of. But with the annual number of new satellites expected to grow four-fold in the next decade, researchers are now developing more …

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2nd Progress Meeting & 1st Review meeting

On February 11 and 12, the second RETALT technical meeting took place at DLR in Cologne, and this meeting was also the first review meeting with EU representatives and the RETALT Advisory Board. We had very lively, fruitful, and interesting sessions discussing all technical aspects of the project and the progress made during the first …

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Progress Meeting PM1

The first progress meeting took place in Lausanne, hosted by CFS Engineering, the 18th and 19th of September 2019. Each technical WorkPackages leader presented the tasks carried out during the first 6 months of the project, as well as the actions to be carried out in the coming months. The WP2 team has successfully delivered …

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Kick-Off Meeting

DRL Cologne, 6th of March, 2019 The Kick-Off meeting of RETALT project took place the 6th of March 2019, in the premises of DLR at Cologne, hosted by the Supersonic and Hypersonic Technology team. It has been a one day fruitfull meeting with presentations from the leaders of each Work-Package, followed by a visit of …

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Project launched !

The RETALT project has officialy started today, 1st of March 2019. Your are kindly invited to follow our activities and the developments that will be achieved during this 3 years project, funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation framework programme under grant agreement No 821890. Welcome aboard !