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QARMAN full-scale spacecraft successfully survived to SCIROCCO testhttps://www.cira.it/en/research-infrastructures/plasma-wind-tunnels/qarman-full-scale-spacecraft-successfully-survived-to-scirocco-test/QARMAN full-scale spacecraft successfully survived to SCIROCCO testQARMAN full-scale spacecraft successfully survived to SCIROCCO testA test in SCIROCCO Plasma Wind Tunnel facility was successfully performed on the QARMAN CubeSat, a miniaturized satellite developed to demonstrate re-entry technologies. The test executed in the frame of the collaboration between CIRA and Von Karman Institute concerned a complete, full-scale spacecraft.
Dream Chaser, successful cooperation with Sierra Nevada for future NASA missionhttps://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/collaborazione-con-snc-per-test-sul-dream-chaser/Dream Chaser, successful cooperation with Sierra Nevada for future NASA missionDream Chaser, successful cooperation with Sierra Nevada for future NASA missionPerformed in CIRA Plasma Wind Tunnel "Scirocco" a test campaign for the US company Sierra Nevada. The tests have been carried out in the frame of SNC's development program for the Dream Chaser® spacecraft, the vehicle selected by NASA to provide cargo delivery, return and disposal service for the International Space Station.
Paolo Annunziato is the new CIRA Presidenthttps://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/paolo-annunziato-nuovo-presidente-cira/Paolo Annunziato is the new CIRA PresidentPaolo Annunziato is the new CIRA PresidentPaolo Annunziato is the new CIRA President. The decision was taken unanimously by the Shareholder's Meeting after Claudio Rovai's decision to resign for personal reasons.
LOX / LCH4 propulsion, development of the electroplating technology potentially useful for VEGA-Ehttps://www.cira.it/en/competences/propulsion/camere-di-combustione-rigenerative-per-motori-a-razzo-lox-lch4/LOX / LCH4 propulsion, development of the electroplating technology potentially useful for VEGA-ELOX / LCH4 propulsion, development of the electroplating technology potentially useful for VEGA-ECIRA in cooperation with CECOM srl has developed a technology for the manufacturing of regenerative chambers for LOX / LCH4 rocket engines, thus achieving one of the main objectives of the Hyprob program.
First data from the micro-climate station prototype in Antarcticahttps://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/installata-la-stazione-micro-climatica-in-antartide/First data from the micro-climate station prototype in AntarcticaFirst data from the micro-climate station prototype in AntarcticaOn December, 17th the installation of the micro-climate station prototype was completed as planned in the SIMACE (system to monitor environmental parameters in hostile conditions) project funded by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Scientific Research through the National Program for the Research in Antarctica.

 

 

New “Made in Italy” thermal protections for future European re-entry programs have been successfully tested at CIRA<img alt="" src="https://www.cira.it/PublishingImages/test%20protezioni%20termiche%20made%20in%20italy.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/test-materiale-ceramico-made-in-italy-frutto-collaborazione-tra-cira-e-petroceramics/New “Made in Italy” thermal protections for future European re-entry programs have been successfully tested at CIRANew “Made in Italy” thermal protections for future European re-entry programs have been successfully tested at CIRA
To GARTEUR AG22, co-ordinated by CIRA, the 43rd ERF 2017 Chairman Award<img alt="" src="https://www.cira.it/PublishingImages/43%20ERF%202017.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.cira.it/en/competences/fluid-mechanics/al-garteur-ag22-coordinato-dal-cira-il-chairman-award-del-43°-erf-2017/To GARTEUR AG22, co-ordinated by CIRA, the 43rd ERF 2017 Chairman AwardTo GARTEUR AG22, co-ordinated by CIRA, the 43rd ERF 2017 Chairman Award
PT-1 is back<img alt="" src="https://www.cira.it/PublishingImages/Galleria%20PT1.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/pt-1-is-back/PT-1 is backPT-1 is back

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New “Made in Italy” thermal protections for future European re-entry programs have been successfully tested at CIRAhttps://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/test-materiale-ceramico-made-in-italy-frutto-collaborazione-tra-cira-e-petroceramics/New “Made in Italy” thermal protections for future European re-entry programs have been successfully tested at CIRANew “Made in Italy” thermal protections for future European re-entry programs have been successfully tested at CIRAThe new Italian ceramic material (C/SiC), developed by CIRA in collaboration with Petroceramics, has been succesfully tested in Scirocco Plasma Wind Tunnel. The positive outcome of the test paves the way for Italy's affirmation in the field of structural thermal protection systems also in the frame of the ESA future programs.5/17/2018 10:00:00 PM
Dream Chaser, successful cooperation with Sierra Nevada for future NASA missionhttps://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/collaborazione-con-snc-per-test-sul-dream-chaser/Dream Chaser, successful cooperation with Sierra Nevada for future NASA missionDream Chaser, successful cooperation with Sierra Nevada for future NASA missionPerformed in CIRA Plasma Wind Tunnel "Scirocco" a test campaign for the US company Sierra Nevada. The tests have been carried out in the frame of SNC's development program for the Dream Chaser® spacecraft, the vehicle selected by NASA to provide cargo delivery, return and disposal service for the International Space Station.3/28/2018 10:00:00 PM
Hexafly, the co-financed ESA-UE project for the development of the aircraft of the futurehttps://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/hexafly-progetto-di-sviluppo-del-velivolo-ipersonico/Hexafly, the co-financed ESA-UE project for the development of the aircraft of the futureHexafly, the co-financed ESA-UE project for the development of the aircraft of the futureWith the new signed contract, the series of six contracts that the European Space Agency (ESA) assigned to CIRA is now complete. They concern the activities in the HEXAFLY-INT project, whose main goal is the realization and the in-flight experimentation of a hypersonic unpowered demonstrator named EFTV (Experimental Flight Test Vehicle). 3/15/2018 11:00:00 PM

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A book on Morphing Wing Technologieshttps://www.cira.it/en/communication/news/libro-morphing-alare/A book on Morphing Wing TechnologiesA book on Morphing Wing TechnologiesElsevier recently published, "Morphing Wing Technologies", a volume that collects contributions from academia, industry and research centers on aspects related to development, experimentation and testing of variable wings. Eight CIRA researchers participated in the work.11/23/2017 11:00:00 PM

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