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Aeronautics - technology integration and flight demostrators<img alt="" src="http://webtest.cira.it/PublishingImages/FLARE1.jpg" width="4160" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.cira.it/en/competences/aeronautics-integrations-flight-demos/Aeronautics - technology integration and flight demostratorsAeronautics - technology integration and flight demostrators<p>Due to the increasing need for horizontal and vertical integration which is more and more characterizing  high technological content project  typical of the aviation industry , the AERO unit ensures the integration of aeronautical technologies necessary for the development of complex aviation systems for dual use : transport aircraft, general aviation aircraft , rotary wing and tilt rotor aircraft , trans - atmospheric high speed vehicles, remotely piloted aircrafts . AERO also ensures the design, development and operation of systems and demonstrators for the validation of aeronautical technologies.</p><p>The department is able to supply the following products to support the competitiveness and technological development of national and European aerospace industry:</p><ul><li>System engineering studies </li><li>Preliminary design of aeronautical systems </li><li>Definition of ground and flight demonstrators </li><li>Operation of flight demonstrators </li><li>Flight Test program defintion and management for technology demonstrators</li><li>Project management </li><li>Airworthiness process management</li></ul><ul><li>Technology integration </li><li>Technology validation  process up to medium-high maturity level. </li><li>System integration and system engineering </li><li>Fligh test methods </li><li>Innovative configuration design </li><li>Preliminary design methods </li></ul>

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Opticoms Project, ok the Structural Health Monitoring system<img alt="" src="https://www.cira.it/PublishingImages/Cassone.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.cira.it/en/competences/aeronautics-integrations-flight-demos/progetto-opticoms-ok-il-sistema-di-structural-health-monitoring/Opticoms Project, ok the Structural Health Monitoring systemOpticoms Project, ok the Structural Health Monitoring systemIn the frame of the OPTICOMS Project, in September 2020, the planned tests on a portion of a wing box were successfully carried out for the verification of a Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) system for the integrity control of the structural gluing lines2020-12-03T23:00:00Z
FLARE: an optionally piloted aircraft for technology validation<img alt="" src="http://webtest.cira.it/PublishingImages/FLARE.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.cira.it/en/competences/aeronautics-integrations-flight-demos/flare-un-velivolo-a-pilotaggio-remoto/FLARE: an optionally piloted aircraft for technology validationFLARE: an optionally piloted aircraft for technology validationCIRA has developed an Optionally Piloted Aircraft (OPA) derived by a commercial, off-the-shelf, ultra-light aircraft, a TECNAM P92-Echo S. The aircraft is a flying test bed capable to perform flight test of autonomous flight technologies and traffic separation scenario based on ADS-B technology.2016-11-21T23:00:00Z