Mankind has always been fascinated by the mirage of flight, but when was the first time we tried to soar into the sky? One of the fathers of aviation is Abbas Abu Al-Qassim Ibn Firnas Ibn Wirdas Al-Takurini but he is usually referred to as Abbás Ibn Firnás. He was born in what is known today as Ronda,…
The Jupiter exploring mission from the European Space Agency was launched in 2023 from Kourou. The satellite is making its way to Jupiter carrying several instruments that will help scientists and engineers understand the Jovian planet. As anticipated in one of the last articles from the blog in 2023 (check it out!), here will discuss a bit of every single one of them.
Take a look at the story of Leo Buchner, International Board President of 2023-2024. From his early beginnings in the organisation to his hopes for the future, read on to learn more about the man currently running the EUROAVIA engine.
Getting out of our homes having lost something of importance, for example the keys, the phone or, even, the wallet, is undoubtedly a common occurrence for all of us. The question though is: “Do we, humans, become more responsible and aware of our belongings when climbing up ranks?”. Let’s do a review of the times…
During our history lessons, we usually learn that during WWII men took to the sky to fight and showcased their skills at 20,000ft. However, behind the scenes, a group of trailblazing women, the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP), played a crucial and often overlooked role in the war effort. These fearless women defied societal norms,…
In recent decades, increasing awareness of environmental challenges has led to an intensive search for sustainable alternatives in various industries, including aviation. In line with this trend, electric aircraft are becoming increasingly significant as a potentially sustainable alternative to traditional airplanes. One such example of such innovation is the “Wasp” project developed by the student association “Beoavia” from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Belgrade.
Individuals looking to enhance their photography skills were encouraged to take part in the EUROAVIA Patras photography seminar on January 12, marking the inaugural event of the new year. This gathering gave a unique opportunity to refine camera settings, capture impeccable shots, and acquire specialized knowledge in Lightroom editing.
As drones are increasingly used for various applications, the industry is investing in innovations to expand their functionality, like powering drones with lasers to enable continuous flight. The possibility of this technology has been known for over a decade, but no one has succeeded in commercialising it.
From November 26th to December 1st, we had the pleasure to organise and host the annual International Event Formation Workshop 2023, an event dedicated to soft skills training sessions delivered by the EUROAVIA Training System trainers. In total, twenty-five fellow EUROAVIAns from all around Europe, such as Spain, Romania, Italy, and other cities in Greece, attended the event.
In early November, we had the honour to host our International Event, the Ideathon. The event was a showdown between two exceptional teams: UniBOss from AS Forlì-Bologna and Ad Mundum from AS Bucharest, following their advancement from the previous round in Terrassa, Spain.