HECARRUS

HECARRUS The HECARRUS (Hybrid ElectriC smAll commuteR aiRcraft conceptUal deSign) project, under the EU CLEAN-SKY 2 framework, focuses on the conceptual design of a small commuter aircraft utilizing a hybrid-electric propulsion system. The main objectives of the project include: Reviewing the Technological Readiness Level (TRL), identification of the primary Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and assessment […]

Next-MGT

Next-MGT The Next-MGT (Next Generation of Micro Gas Turbines for High Efficiency, Low Emissions and Fuel Flexibility) project, under the EU Marie Curie FP7 Framework, focuses on the development of micro gas turbines with improved performance characteristics. The main objectives of the project are: Cycle innovations and techno-economic optimization. Combustion, emissions and environmental considerations. System […]

DELAER-RX3

DELAER-RX3 Objective and goals The main goal of the DELAER research project objective is the design, development, manufacturing and flight testing of a prototype Unmanned Aerial Vehicle System (UAS), which will provide direct support to Greek isolated territories and islands, via aerial delivery of lifesaving supplies and dedicated equipment. The system will be based on a large-scale, autonomous, fixed-wing, novel Blended Wing Body (BWB) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) configuration, as […]

MPU-RX4

Multirole Portable UAS The Multirole Portable UAS (MPU) is a three year project to develop and manufacture an innovative robotic Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) for multiple purposes. The project consists of a multi-purpose hybrid Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV), and a portable ground station (PGS). It can provide its services in missions of mapping, photogrammetry, search […]

ADVENTUS

ADVENTUS   ADVENTUS: Advanced Small Wind Turbines The ADVENTUS project is implemented under the framework of the «Greece-Germany R&T Bilateral Collaboration» Action,  which is co-funded by EPAnEK (European Regional Development Fund, European Union) and national funds, through the General Secretariat for Research and Innovation (CSRI). The project is implemented through the cooperation between the research entities: […]

EURRICA

EURRICA The main goal of the EURRICA project is the synergetic evaluation of disruptive technologies on a novel Blended-Wing-Body medium-sized, fixed-wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) platform. The BWB layout is selected as the base platform, due to reasons related primarily to its great aerodynamic efficiency and large internal volume. The research activities will focus on […]